Music by Dolce & Gabbana, Domenico Dolce, Stefano Gabbana
‘Music – Dolce & Gabbana’ brings to life the work of Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, as it explores their relationships with the beautiful people of the music industry. A scrapbook of the designers’ creative lives, these pages offer an intimate glimpse of music celebrities’ personal and public interpretations of Dolce & Gabbana’s art. Featuring photographs by some of the hottest fashion photographers of our time and notes from celebrities, this book captures the unique, young, and ever-evolving cutting-edge style that is Dolce & Gabbana.’
On the eve of the 20th anniversary of the launching of their men’s underwear line, Dolce + Gabbana is publishing a volume celebrating their sensual and unique view of male beauty. Celebrated for styling clothing that accentuates a man’s inherent masculinity while revealing some of his hidden empathy, Dolce + Gabbana are one of fashions most celebrated designers. For this volume, Dolce + Gabbana have decided to highlight the beautiful, atmospheric, sensual photographic work of Mariano Vivanco, one of the world’s leading photographers and a photographer with whom Dolce + Gabbana have had a long and fruitful collaboration. In this volume, Vivanco collects a series of photographs that celebrate the beauty and vigor of the male body at its most perfect. Featuring a series of the world’s top male models — Noah Mills, Jesper and Sebastian Lund, Miguel Iglesias, Adam Senn and above all the celebrated Tony Ward – in sensual poses highlighting the design and workmanship of Dolce + Gabbana’s garments, The photos are both pure (rendered in rich duotone prints) and magnificent. Most of the images are en plein air, and they clearly owe their inspiration to Italy’s noble Roman heritage And The ideals of classical Graeco-Roman sculpture. In a word, these photographs showcase the ‘modern’ Adonis as conceived by Dolce + Gabbana and Mariano Vivanco. Also included is a series of intensely erotic indoor scenes where each model truly becomes an object of desire. Each photograph will be introduced with a brief text or quotation from notable woman on the subject of men and underwear. This book will be a must have for anyone interested in fine photography, fashion, And The beauty of the male form.
Since the opening of their studio in 1982, the partnership of Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana has come to symbolize the new generation of Italian design. Appropriating elements of Italian culture and traditional Sicilian literature, Dolce & Gabbana has invented a mode of expression that is strong, sensual, and modern – and accordingly is represented by three powerful contemporary icons; Isabella Rossellini, Linda Evangalista, and Madonna. Recognized today among the great names in fashion, Dolce & Gabbana offers a style that truly incarnates la dolce vita at the end of this century.
Perhaps the most exciting team on the international fashion scene is the pairing of Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, whose highly original designs reflect their irony and sense of humor. 10 Years of Dolce & Gabbana commemorates a decade of the house of Dolce & Gabbana with a pictorial history of their most famous images. The images paint a clear picture of Dolce & Gabbana’s designs, which continually challenge the concepts of feminine and masculine, chastity and seduction, blending them together to create new romantic clothes. The majority of the images are in black and white, mirroring the gritty, textural cinematic influence of the neo-realistic film era which has inspired their designs. The book is highlighted by vibrant color images and quotes from friends and admirers over the past ten years, including contributions from Cindy Crawford, Madonna, Demi Moore and Luciano Pavarotti. This lavish volume presents a stunning collection of designs by Dolce & Gabbana, providing a comprehensive view of their best work over the past decade.
Animal by Dolce & Gabbana, Domenico Dolce, Stefano Gabbana
KEYNOTE: Following the success of 10 Years of Dolce and Gabbana, this new book showcases the animal patterns of these witty and ironic designers. Dolce and Gabbana take a walk on the wild side with the help of their spotted friends. Annie Leibovitz, Steven Meisel, Helmut Newton, Herb Ritts, Ellen von Unwerth, and Bruce Weber are just a few of the photographers whose shots of stars and models illustrate this second book on the most exciting team on the international fashion scene, the pairing of Italians Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. In oversized photos and full color, this lavish volume presents a stunning collection of designs by Dolce and Gabbana worn by Andie Macdowell, Naomi Campbell, Sheryl Crow, Claudia Schiffer, Shalom Harlow, Annabella Sciorra, Christy Turlington, Michelle Pfeiffer and Elizabeth Hurley. Famous fans of D and G–from Isabella Rossellini, Cindy Crawford, Madonna, and Demi Moore to Luciano Pavarotti–contribute their thoughts in brief quotes. Anyone involved in the world of fashion, from designer to store-buyer to consumer, will be amazed by the diversity and originality of this team’s work and fascinated by the images presented in this book. SELLING POINTS: Animal Prints are back in fashion ILLUSTRATIONS: 160 full colour
David Gandy is both an icon and muse for Dolce&Gabbana—the Italian designers’ masculine ideal. Originally from suburban London and a self-professed car fanatic, he got into modeling by chance through a contest. Since then, he has taken the fashion world by storm, working with top photographers and stylists.
This photographic homage traces Gandy’s career from early photo shoots to the acclaimed advertising campaign for the Dolce&Gabbana fragrance Light Blue, which captured the world’s imagination and transformed him into a global icon of virility, sex appeal, and charm. The Light Blue campaign alone garnered over eleven million online hits, and his image has been featured in a fifty-foot poster towering over Times Square in New York.
This book includes photographs by Mario Testino, Steven Klein, Giampaolo Sgura, and Mariano Vivanco, among others.
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana are the most successful design partnership in fashion history. Since they burst on to the scene in Milan in the eighties, their multi-million-dollar women’s line, menswear, underwear, shoes jewellery and swimwear empire has become one of the dominating forces in Italian – and world – fashion. Every year, the opulent and dramatic presentations, in ever-more spectacular locations, of their successful 21st-century haute couture line Alta Moda are rapturously received by the fashion press.
To celebrate their twentieth anniversary, Italian designers Dolce & Gabbana feature their most significant fashion moments in this luxurious book. Known for their contemporary fashion with a strong Mediterranean identity, Dolce & Gabbana’s style is sensual and unique with the utmost attention to quality and detail. Adored by Hollywood elite and pop stars around the globe, their creations convey a message in a universal language. 20 Years Dolce & Gabbana is a collection of memories and iconic images that mark each step of their evolution. The book features images from photographers such as Steven Meisel, Mario Sorrenti, Ferdinando Scianna among others and models of the likes of Gisele, Linda Evangelista, Isabella Rossellini and Marpessa.
The prolific relationship between fashion and photography is a mind-boggling burst of inspiration. The innovation and ideas of fashion design have in fact generated an extraordinary output of creativity and transformed fashion photography into one of the most seductive and influential languages of our day.This large format book full of stunning images is not merely a record of twenty years of fashion and icons tied to the world of Dolce & Gabbana, but it is also a complete and exclusive photographic anthology and collection of articles and images that the world’s top fashion magazines have dedicated to Dolce & Gabbana.This book of over four hundred pages is a compendium of the styles and creative trends of both fashion and photography and includes memorable photos by Patrick Demarchelier, Steven Klein, Peter Lindbergh, Craig McDean, Steven Meisel, Helmut Newton, Mario Sorrenti, Paolo Roversi, Juergen Teller, Mario Testino, Michael Thompson, Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin, and Ellen von Unwerth.The text by Mariuccia Casadio focuses on Dolce & Gabbana’s special passion for fashion magazines and the styles, hallmarks and icons of contemporary fashion photography. Fashion Album is a charitable project which supports Child Priority Vogue.
Dolce&Gabbana turns the spotlight on a selection of young influencers who are changing the rules of contemporary communication through their style expertise and their flair on Instagram.
With millions of followers, the new royalty of social media are the offspring of actors, actresses, singers, and models: from Cameron Dallas to Rafferty Law; from Zendaya to Austin Mahone; from Brandon Thomas Lee to Sonia Ben Ammar, to name but a few. In this project, the millennials who form part of this surprising gang of under-35 VIPs reinterpret Dolce&Gabbana fashion, blending the label’s clothes with their own exuberant personalities. The book not only presents iconic portraits of the digital generation through the most significant photos from fashion shows, advertising campaigns, events and selfie snapshots, it also shows a completely new way of thinking and of perceiving reality.