John Varvatos has just released the new Fall 2014 advertising campaign shot by Danny Clinch and featuring Ringo Starr. This latest campaign follows 20 seasons conceived by Yard and photographed by Clinch, all of which underscore the brand’s affinity for rock ‘n’ roll style-makers. This launch kicks off an initiative that combines the campaign, […]
In celebration of their 20th season creating style-making campaigns together, John Varvatos, Yard and Danny Clinch launched the Spring/Summer 2014 collection by featuring Kiss. “When I learned KISS would be featured in the next campaign, I could immediately see it in my mind. Shooting with the Manhattan Bridge in the background added to the classic […]
For their latest editorial assignment, Modern Weekly China commissioned Craig & Karl to illustrate a series of celebrities sporting different pieces from MCM’s various collections. Another dazzling addition to Craig & Karl’s ongoing collaborative relationship with MCM.
After a four year hiatus from television, Gap is making a big comeback with these new spots for their “Back to Blue” campaign. Created out of PMH and directed by Danny Clinch, the progenies of musical legends reinterpret their parents’ songs; Billy Joel’s daughter Alexa Ray sings her own rendition of his classic tune “Just the […]
We don’t need to say much about how awesome it is that Craig Redman of Craig & Karl collaborated with Kate Spade on a limited edition line of clothing, handbags, and accessories all featuring the fashion-forward forms of Darcel– with over 45 pieces to choose from, this New York-inspired collection speaks for itself. The entire line can […]
Another stroke of genius by Craig & Karl for Vogue.co.uk‘s The Culture Edit blog. The focus of this month’s contribution is the Notting Hill Carnival which takes place for two days starting August 25th. “A pattern of a parade of patterned people to celebrate the spectacle that is the Notting Hill Carnival.” -Craig & Karl
James Day recently shot this mini portrait series called Scott & Lucy. These stoic close-ups came out of the casting James did for his Golden Gods series, and he explains, “I thought that Lucy and Scott had a fabulous look which I could pair up nicely. There is something both beautiful and slightly sinister about them […]
PF Flyers called on Adam & Co to develop an identity for The Foundation Collection released this past July. A jack of all trades, Adam directed/produced the launch video below and designed the packaging, lookbook, lifestyle and product photography, web presence, as well as the complete ad campaign for the brand new footwear line. What was your […]
For their monthly contribution to Vogue.co.uk‘s Culture Edit blog, Craig & Karl were asked to depict Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor’s volatile relationship through illustration. Set to air this fall, the piece was created in honor of BBC4′s new drama, Burton and Taylor. Craig & Karl write, “here we reflect on the fragmented and ultimately […]
In their 19th collaborative season together, Danny Clinch, John Varvatos, and Yard joined forces to produce this stunning work featuring Willie Nelson and his sons for the Fall 2013 collection. In both stills and video, Danny captured emotive father/son moments and explains, ”Willie Nelson stands for living your life on your own terms and being respected for it. The […]
For their fourth issue, Russian-based magazine, GARAGE, hired Craig & Karl to style and illustrate a series of four separate looks. They pulled pieces from some of Autumn/Winter’s best collections to re-dress GARAGE’s Aimee Mullins doll.
A treat from the archive, Porcelain Dolls is a series of personal work by Dimitri Daniloff which harnesses his mastery in linking objects and people. Below, Dimitri tells us about his concept and process while creating these high-fashion androids: “Each diptych presents a portrait and a still life which could be independent of each other […]
As part of their monthly contribution to The Culture Edit on Vogue.co.uk, Craig & Karl have illustrated Queen Bey as she embarks on latest tour, The Mrs. Carter Show. “In honour of Beyoncé’s upcoming world tour, we’ve taken her Marie Antoinette-inspired look into overdrive. Here, she reigns as queen of pop amidst a spectrum of refracting […]
Marcel Christ directed this TV spot for de BijenKorf in cooperation with Selmore, an Amsterdam-based creative agency. Marcel’s meticulous eye for detail comes through in this commercial with his use of fine powders, thick liquids, and delicate materials.
We are excited to announce that Craig & Karl have joined the vogue.co.uk team as monthly contributors to The Culture Edit. Each month, they will create an exclusive illustration depicting key cultural news – whether related to film, art or music. First up is the Victoria and Albert’s David Bowie Is exhibition, which opened last week. “Our take on […]
Each time Danny Clinch and John Varvatos collaborate on a campaign, they pull together the worlds of rock music and men’s fashion in perfect harmony. For the Spring/Summer 2013 collection, Jimmy Page and Gary Clark Jr. joined the lineage of evolved musicians to endorse the John Varvatos lifestyle.
Craig & Karl take Vogue Japan by storm with this smashing spread for the March 2013 issue. A revival of the swinging 60′s, their signature pop-art style works in perfect matrimony with this mod-inspired edition.
Mogollon just announced that their collaborative film with Ioulex, “A Mon Seul Désir,” has been selected for the ASVOFF 5 competition and will be screened at the festival from November 9th to 11th at Centre Pompidou. Congratulations Mogollon!