From today September 22, 2022 to January 29, 2023, royal palace celebrate in milan Richard Avedon (1923-2004) is one of the masters of 20th century photography. Richard Avedon: Relationships Tracing his 60+ year career through 106 images from the collections of the Center for Creative Photography (CCP) in Tucson, USA and the Richard Avedon Foundation, USA.Palazzo Reale and skila publisher Curated by Rebecca Senff, Head of the Center for Creative Photography Collection, in collaboration with the Center for Creative Photography and the Richard Avedon Foundation, it features Versace as Main Partner and Media Partner of Vogue Italia. The catalog is published by the SKIRA publisher.
This exhibition takes a closer look at the innovative features of Avedon’s art. the most influential writers of the 20th centuryon the one hand, he revolutionized the way models were photographed, transforming them from static subjects to the starring actresses on set, showing their human side as well. Often large format, they are able to reveal the innermost psychological aspects of the person being depicted. One section is by Richard Avedon and Gianni VersaceBeginning with the campaign for the Spring/Summer 1980 collection that declared the debut of the designer, to the campaign for the Spring/Summer 1998 collection, which was first signed by Donatella Versace. How that unique relationship, which arises from time to time, can create an image directed to the zone outside of time, decisively going beyond the confining narrative originally intended, in relation to the seasonality of fashion. It depicts what , instead revolutionizing that global narrative.