Work by Melinda Santillan

  1. Corinne Day: May the Circle Remain Unbroken

       We have always been a fan of Corinne Day’s raw and poignant photographs both personal and in fashion and now Mörel Books is publishing May the Circle Remain Unbroken,  Corinne Day’s first posthumous book featuring photographs she took of her friends

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  2. THE PUNK SINGER

    Kathleen Hanna was in art school in the early 90’s experimenting with photography, fashion and spoken word performances when she realized that if she really wanted to the heard she would have to start a band. Kathleen and her friends

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  3. Rineke Dijkstra: I See A Woman Crying (Weeping Woman) + Ruth Draws Picasso

    Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra has always been interested in different groups of people and their interactions with each other and the camera. In her videos I see a Woman Crying (Weeping Woman) and Ruth Draws Picasso, Rineke Dijkstra takes a look at

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  4. LIVING ROOM SWIMMING POOL

      There are some unbearably hot summer days when all you can do is fantasize about swimming pools, pool parties and anything to get out of the heat. These Russian teenagers made their dreams come true by covering their living

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  5. Comme des Garçons Ads

      Fall 1995   Comme des Garçons has always been more than a clothing brand. Designer Rei Kawakubo likes to oversee everything about the company and that includes their advertisments. Under creative directors like Ronnie Cooke Newhouse and Stephen Wolstenholme, the ads

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  6. IDEA BOOKS LTD

      Idea Books is like my teen dream library. It takes you back to a time before the internet and smart phones when you traded foreign fashion magazines by the pool with your best friend and learned about art from

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  7. VIKTOR & ROLF COUTURE (CARPET) 2014

      Design duo Viktor & Rolf have a way to take a wacky idea and develop it into something exquisite. Their couture 2014 collection, based on the idea or the red carpet, was composed of pure (literal) red carpet frocks.

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  8. MATHIEU MISSIAEN & LE CREATIVE SWEATSHOP FOR MAN

           

  9. Marcel Broodthaers

    Pense-Bête, 1964   Marcel Broodthaers was a struggling poet until, on the cusp of turning 40 in 1963, he decided to become an artist.   “I, too, wondered whether I could not sell something and succeed in life. For some time

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  10. Delfina Delettrez

    We love Delfina Delettrez surrealist jewelry.                  

  11. DAVIDE SORRENTI

    Davide talks about his life in a casting interview conducted by Avedon Studio   Davide Sorrenti’s life and career in fashion photography were short but meaninful. Coming from an Italian family of artists and fashion photographers (his brother and sister are Vanina

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  12. JOHN BALDESSARI

    John Baldessari, Los Angeles 2004 I  by Albrecht Fuchs Happy Birthday John Baldessari! Read an interesting interview with the artist here and watch a Brief History of John Badessari, narrated by Tom Waits here. Below: some selected work from the now 83 year

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