Fashion powerhouses collide as the legendary Steven Meisel indulges in a thrilling partnership with none other than Zara. Brace yourself for a mesmerizing collection that pushes boundaries and leaves traditional fashion norms trembling in its wake. Get ready to witness the sizzling fusion of creative genius and high-street glamour. This is a collaboration that will ignite your senses and redefine your perception of style. Are you ready to embrace the provocative allure of Meisel x Zara?
The strong alliance between the esteemed New York-based photographer and the renowned Galician fashion brand continues to thrive. Building upon a highly successful retrospective exhibition showcasing the extraordinary body of work by Steven Meisel, curated and hosted by the esteemed Inditex president, Marta Ortega, in A Coruña earlier this year, Zara and Meisel reaffirm their collaborative partnership by unveiling a joint fashion collection.
The Zara Steven Meisel New York collection represents a fusion of the renowned photographer’s distinctive style with a captivating assortment of attire and accessories designed for both women and men. Aptly named Steven Meisel New York, this collection serves as an homage to the artist’s birthplace, evoking a sense of allure and mystique. In conjunction with the impeccably crafted garments, Meisel has captured the essence of 26 individuals who, in their own unique manner, embody diverse aspects of the photographer’s persona.
Entitled ‘Steven Meisel New York’, this collection pays homage to the esteemed photographer’s cherished city. Sparing no effort, Meisel has curated an assemblage of renowned figures to grace this monochromatic campaign. The series boasts 26 evocative portraits, capturing the essence of celebrities who hold a profound connection with Steven Meisel. Among these luminaries are the likes of Linda Evangelista, a perennial muse of the photographer, as well as timeless supermodels including Amber Valletta, Liya Kebede, Irina Shayk, Gigi Hadid, Kaia Gerber, Penelope Tree, Eva Herzigova, Alton Mason, Ash Stymest, and Scott Barnhill.
In addition, Steven Meisel has enlisted esteemed collaborators to meticulously shape the visual essence of this collection; individuals who are well-acquainted with the Arteixo-based fashion brand (located in A Coruña, Spain). The curation of styling has been entrusted to Karl Templer, celebrated makeup artist Pat McGrath has conceived the captivating beauty looks, and the iconic hairstylist Guido Palau.
This exclusive collection, designed in homage to the renowned photographer, seeks to embody his distinctive sense of style and individuality. Available in limited quantities for both men and women, the collection presents an assortment of premium garments at approachable price points. Among its offerings are a pair of jeans, a hooded sweatshirt, a parka, a luxuriously lined hat, a fashionable bandana, and elegant lace-up boots in black.
Sure thing collection is totally influenced by Steven Meisel’s amazing work. You can see his love for the 60s shining through in pieces like a faux fur coat, a badass leather shirt, and some seriously cool corseted closure trousers. And can we talk about the music vibes? It’s like a grunge explosion with a plaid shirt that’s straight out of the 90s and a super oversized denim jacket covered in sparkly sequins. Plus, those spider-shaped designs on the tees? A throwback to Meisel’s early days as a fashion illustrator. So rad!
This carefully curated collection will be made available for purchase commencing on Monday, September 18, exclusively via Zara’s official website and a select number of physical stores. In a highly anticipated launch, two temporary physical retail spaces will be established to promote the collection during esteemed international fashion weeks.
To begin with, from now until September 13, patrons can indulge in the artistic creations of Steven Meisel at the esteemed location of 33 Howard Street in the cosmopolitan neighborhood of Soho, New York. Following this, from September 15 to 17, the splendid limited edition collection will be showcased at the prestigious Dover Street Market situated in the fashion-forward city of London.
Now available online and selected stores.