A comprehensive collection of the magazine " Acne Paper " by the Stockholm-based fashion brand "Acne Studios" .
Published twice a year from 2005 to 2014, the magazine " Acne Paper " had a great impact on the world in a short period of time. He sees fashion as just one component, and has turned his attention to a wide range of cultures through a deep insight into history.
The 568-page book includes an extensive archive of Acne Papers and new essays by Sarah Mower, Vince Aletti, and Robin Muir. ing. Diverse fields such as photography, art, literature, and journalism are explored through timeless themes. Artists representing generations presented many works in this magazine.
In addition, the sophisticated art direction and the quality of the printed matter have been highly evaluated. Legendary photography by David Bailey, Saul Leiter, Sarah Moon, Snowdon, Irving Penn, Paolo Roversi and more Houses and contemporary artists such as Roe Ethridge, Jamie Hawkesworth, Julia Hetta, Viviane Sassen and Sølve Sundsbø It contains all the works of photographers who do. This book was edited by Thomas Persson, who was the editor-in-chief and creative director of Acne Paper .
Also Azzedine Alaïa, Isabelle Huppert, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Kim Jones, David Lynch, Malcolm McLaren , Arthur Mitchell, Glenn O'Brien, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Tilda Swinton, Gillian Wearing, etc. A renewed focus is placed on the excellent articles published in the Acne Papers , including interviews and essays .
On the cover and introductory story, artist Christopher Smith uses his own self-portrait work to explore the themes of issues 1 through 15 (The City, Escapism, Education, Playfulness, Elegance, Exoticism, Tradition, Eroticism, Art and Spirituality, Legendary Parties, The Studio, Youth, The Body, Manhattan, The Actress) are artistically reinterpreted.