For its spring advertising campaign, Barneys New York photographed 17 transgender men and women. In addition to the photographs, each model’s personal story has been told by Vanity Fair contributing editor Patricia Bosworth. Usually, Barneys’ campaigns are presented in a mailer. This one will come as a portfolio with 32 plates that were printed in Italy.
There will also be several short films and a 15-minute video that will live on Barneys’ Web site.
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