06, July 2024

How Malcolm McLaren’s Paris album came to be

One of my favorite projects in my decades long career, was the making of Malcolm McLaren’s cult album Paris.Françoise Hardy, Catherine Deneuve, Malcolm McLaren, Amina. Photo © Jean-Babtiste Mondino. 1993Paris was released thirty years ago. This beautiful soundscape of the city Malcolm loved, featured the voices of none [ read more ... ]

19, March 2019

Counterculture. In Young New York Ethan James Green shoots delicate portraits full of honesty.

Published by Aperture in April, Young New York is Ethan James Green’s first monograph.I spent a few days with Ethan on a road trip in 2015 and was so inspired by the poetic quality of his work that a year later I asked him to shoot the cover of my novel Wildchilds.What impacted me the most was that, as a photographer’s [ read more ... ]

13, February 2019

By Max Vadukul in 1983

It was September 1983. I was staying for a week at my artist Tony Viramontes' Paris flat while working as the showroom model of Yohji Yamamoto. There were other friends of Tony's crashing there too: models, muses, hangers on...the usual entourage. But I had my own mattress in a corner of the living room which was also his studio.     [ read more ... ]