A career spent “photographing attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places”: there’s no one who made the sweet life of the 50s, 60s and 70s look quite so delicious as image-maker Slim Aarons. From poolside parties overlooking Coachella Valley to sundrenched scenes at Antibes’s Hotel du Cap Eden-Roc, they’re captures that inspire plane trips and endless mid-afternoon daydreams. Premiering Friday November 11 as part of MADE Sydney, The High Life: Slim Aarons gives focus to the man behind the images – a former war photographer who was a part of the high society he captured.
“At the end of the day, when you’re on the road for that long, you just want someone you can hang around with and have a good time. Then if they take pictures, that’s great.” Photographer Zackery Michael documents his enduring friendship with the Arctic Monkeys in his latest exhibition, AM:ZM.
Our grandmothers used to say that a dropped plate was considered good luck, but if those plates are crafted by ceramicist Ana Kerin of Kana London, you can be sure we’d never let them go.
From the faces of the season to the shows we couldn’t get enough of, Fashion & Beauty Director Billie Iveson recaps a whirlwind trip for New York Fashion Week 2018.