“If you have any questions to my answers, I can clarify them for you,” says Giorgio Armani as he sits at his desk and flips open a book on design. On cue, his public relations rep hands over six crisp white pages filled with type.
Meticulously well prepared, direct and very, very controlled—this is classic Armani. But where the brand ends and the man begins remains less clear in the course of a 30-minute interview in his office on Via Borgonuovo, even for him. “I often confuse my work with my life,” Armani admits, flanked by a portrait of himself, which hangs on the wall to his right.
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"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)