Patrick Demarchelier

Patrick Demarchelier is one of the world’s foremost fashion photographers. He has created iconic portraits and photographed covers and campaigns for many influential publications and fashion houses. Born in 1943, he was raised in the small town of La Havre, near Paris, by his mother. His love of photography began aged 17 when he was…

The Patrick Demarchelier exhibit at A. Galerie

Located in the heart of Paris’ 16th arrondissement, A. Galerie, has become the first gallery in the Alma area of the city to dedicate itself to photography and contemporary art. Opting to exhibit most notably the works of Martin Schoeller, Albert Watson and Rankin, gallery director Arnaud Adida has now opted to collaborate with photographer Patrick Demarchelier for this new summer exhibit. Titled quite…

The Story of Pirelli Calendar

The Pirelli Calendar (The Cal) has been created at the beginning of the 1960s by Derek Forsyth, the former Advertising Manager at Pirelli, to optimize the value of the restricted advertising budget. In those years Pirelli used to hand out many gadgets as key chains or paperknives personalized with company logo. Forsyth decided, instead, to…