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(Art)Books we love | Audrey Hepburn  

It’s #artbookfriday again and I have to admit it’s one of my favorite days on the blog. Well, it’s also a promise that we find and present great books to you every week. 470 more words


Norman Parkinson

Norman Parkinson changed the way fashion was shot. Here’s a selection of his fantastic hots from the last 50 years of his work.

“In a career that spanned seven decades, Norman Parkinson dazzled the world with his sparkling inventiveness as a portrait and fashion photographer. 56 more words

Art And Design

Exhibition: Portraits of an Icon

This exhibition was to celebrate the life and photographs of Audrey Hepburn.

I chose to see this exhibition as I wanted to gain inspiration for portraits and portrait artists to research and as such this is not a review of the exhibition and is instead an opportunity to discover new photographers and their works. 474 more words

Research And Reflection

National Portrait Gallery, London

I love London, I try to organise a weekend in the UK capital as often as possible. And when in London I always find the time to visit National Portrait Gallery. 464 more words


Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an icon

When one thinks of Audrey Hepburn, one thinks in terms of images. That iconic soft focus picture from Breakfast at Tiffany’s, with Hepburn gazing enigmatically yet invitingly into the camera; the audacious expression and equally bold black jumpsuit which has come to represent… 226 more words


Summer's most coveted makeup collection by Charlotte Tilbury with Norman Parkinson

Makeup artist to the stars, and a star herself, Charlotte Tilbury has collaborated with legendary photographer Norman Parkinson in creating this summer’s most coveted collection of makeup. 137 more words


Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon

When I close my eyes and think of Audrey Hepburn, I picture several things:

  • The pixie hair cut
  • The little black dress
  • The heart-breaking rendition of ‘Moon River’ on the fire escape of a New York City brownstone…
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