COVER VERSIONS: French Vogue is celebrating its 90th anniversary with an exhibition called “Vogue Covers,” which includes 122 poster-sized images displayed on the Avenue des Champs-Elysées through Nov. 1. The covers date from 1920 to 2009 and were shot by the likes of Helmut Newton, Richard Avedon, Andy Warhol and Salvidor Dali – with the final selection of photo’s arbitrated by the City of Paris.
This story first appeared in the October 5, 2009 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
On Thursday night, models, designers and photographers streamed into the Hotel Crillonto fuel up on martinis and Champagne. “I am really excited to be in town and soak up the fashion,” chirped Alexander Wang, who had just arrived with models Heidi Mount and Lara Stone in tow.