Photo: press-service of the Pirelli
In the Milan exhibition center, Hangar Bicocca hosted the presentation of the new Pirelli calendar, authored by photographer albert Watson. About it from a place of events the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The shooting of the calendar, dubbed “the Power of dreams”, was held in Miami and new York in April 2018. As a result, Watson has created 40 color and black-and-white images in which he expressed “a huge passion for cinema” through the visual history of the four heroines.
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“I wanted to get not just pictures of people, but something more: I wanted to achieve similarity with the “still images” from movies. I would like to get people dealing with the calendar, realized that I was driven by pure photographic and sought to explore the inner world photographed by me characters, creating situations that reflect positive thinking modern women,” commented albert Watson the idea.
In 2019 for the Pirelli calendar starred Gigi Hadid in a pair with Alexander Wang, Julia garner, misty Copeland with Calvin Royal III, Laetitia Casta and Sergei Polunin.
In July, Watson first revealed the details of the contents of the next calendar. Then the photographer told the stories of their characters. Heroes one of them was a pair of dancers at a strip club who dreams of becoming a great ballet.
The Pirelli calendar, or The Cal, appeared in 1964. Its creators were the staff of the marketing Department of the Italian tire manufacturer Pirelli. Each calendar dedicated to female beauty and reflects the trends of modern society.
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