Karl Lagerfeld and Hedi Slimane for V Magazine #99 Spring Preview
Guest Editor of 99’s V Magazine issue became Lady Gaga. The singer, known for her creativity, decided to present 16 magazine covers. The heroes of the first two have become Karl Lagerfeld and Hedi Slimane. Heroes of other remaining covers will become representatives of the world of fashion, film and art. Their names are kept in secret, and the photos will be available within a few weeks. Photoshoot for V Magazine called «Gaga’s Fashion Guard». «For this issue I wanted nothing more than to have one story, just one, that my children and the future of fashion would remember forever», — tells Lady Gaga.
Lady Gaga for the first two covers chose the most influential designers of our time. Karl Lagerfeld for more than 25 years, is the creative designer of Chanel, while Hedi Slimane headed by Saint Laurent. Under the leadership of Lady Gaga, the designers staged a photoshoot with each other, which was called «Face to Face».
«Karl and I had not taken photographs together for more than 10 years. The last time I photographed him was on his property in Biarritz working at Dior Homme. I love Karl’s wit, his sincerity and curiosity for emerging cultures, and his intuitive perception for what is about to happen», — commented Hedi Slimane.
«I met Hedi 20 years ago when he visited my studio. I liked him instantly, without knowing what he did», — Karl Lagerfeld.