2 posts tagged "Jonas Akerlund"
Reasserting her place as queen of all things pop culture, Beyoncé, it was revealed today, is the face of H&M’s summer collection. Shot by Inez & Vinoodh, the ads depict Ms. Knowles looking appropriately glam while lounging atop a fold-out chair on the beach. The campaign also features a commercial directed by Jonas Åkerlund, which is set to the star’s new song, “Standing on the Sun.” H&M’s spring wares (and Bey’s new tune) will be available in early May.
The Gaga juggernaut rolls on: Word is that the Lady has commissioned Steven Klein to shoot her latest video, “Alejandro,” following the Jonas Akerlund-lensed “Telephone.” [WWD]
Suzy Menkes talks to Pierre Cardin in a new video, where she pays tribute to the designer’s 60 years as a fashion visionary. Looking back at six decades of Cardin, complete with space themes, pagoda shoulders, and piles of gold, we were put in mind of one thing: Fall 2010. Visionary indeed! [The Crane]
Natalia Vodianova is taking to the big screen in the upcoming action flick Clash of the Titans, where she’ll play the Greek monster Medusa. Leave it to the girl to make snake hair look chic—check it out, below. [Modelinia]
Marc by Marc Jacobs has opened its first shop in Milan, where it will house the label’s first combination boutique/café. [WWD]
And in similarly urgent Marc Jacobs news, we now know—thanks to a venturesome audience member at a Q&A yesterday—that the designer prefers briefs to boxers. When he’s not appearing naked, that is. [NY Mag]