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FASHION'S DOUBLE: REPRESENTATIONS OF FASHION IN PAINTING, PHOTOGRAPHY AND FILM. Adam Geczy and Vicki Karaminas. Bloomsbury Academic, Bloomsbury Publishing, London, 2015. Copyright 2016. Dress, Body, Culture. ISSN 1360-466X. 172 pp. with 17 ills. 24 x 16 cm. LC 2015-20562 ISBN 9780857857118 In English.
Hardcover edition also available; see Worldwide 170129. Publisher's description: Mere clothing is transformed into desirable fashion by the way it is represented in imagery. Fashion's Double examines how meanings are projected onto garments through their representation, whether in painting, photography, cinema or online fashion film, conveying identity and status, eliciting fascination and desire. With in-depth case studies including the work of Nick Knight and Helmut Newton, film examples such as The Hunger Games, music video Girl Panic by Duran Duran, and much more, this book analyses the interrelationship between clothing, identity, embodiment, representation and self-representation. Written for students and scholars alike, Fashion's Double will appeal to anyone studying fashion, cultural studies, art theory and history, photography, sociology, and film.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-1970 — Costume/Fashion, Criticism/Theory
Plans: 73,30
Worldwide Number: 170130
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