[Reading] ➶ Roberto Capucci Author Dilys E. Blum – Diclofenac16.us

Roberto Capucci Italian Couturier Roberto Capucci B 1930 Is Revered By Contemporary Fashion Designers For His Innovative Silhouettes And Masterful Use Of Color And Materials Capucci Refers To His Creations As Studies In Form, And Draws Inspiration From A Multitude Of Sources, Including Art, Architecture, And Nature This Beautifully Illustrated Book, The Companion To The First Exhibition Of Capucci S Work In The United States, Examines His Career From The 1950s To The Present In The Context Of The Rise Of Italian Fashion.Capucci S Designs First Captured The Attention Of The International Press In 1951, When He Presented His Collection In Florence Considered One Of Italy S Greatest Talents, He Experimented With Construction Techniques And Unconventional Materials Such As Raffia, Wire, And Stones He Refused To Compromise His Artistic Vision To Commercial Concerns, And After Withdrawing From The Formal Fashion World In The Early 1980s, He Presented One Collection A Year, Each In A Different City Around The World Featuring Than 80 Extraordinary Works, Including The Iconic Sculpture Dresses With Their Inventive Use Of Pleating, Color, And Form, Roberto Capucci Is A Captivating Look At This Brilliant Designer Who Transcends The Conventional Line Between Fashion And Art.

[Reading] ➶ Roberto Capucci  Author Dilys E. Blum – Diclofenac16.us
  • Hardcover
  • 202 pages
  • Roberto Capucci
  • Dilys E. Blum
  • English
  • 02 July 2017
  • 9780300169584

    10 thoughts on “[Reading] ➶ Roberto Capucci Author Dilys E. Blum – Diclofenac16.us


  1. says:

    In 1962, Roberto Capucci was touted by Life magazine as one of the rising stars of Paris haute couture along with Yves Saint Laurent That same year, the choosy French fashion press nicknamed him Le petit Balenciaga de L Italie If Capucci was such as big deal, why had I never heard of him Roberto Cavailli, Fiorucci, Ca Pucci I blamed my own ignorance, but I couldn t help but wonder why such a seemingly revered designer was absent in my fashion lexicon With the help of the Fondazione Roberto Capucci and the Philadelphia Museum of Art s parallel Roberto Capucci Exhibition, Dilys E Blum thoroughly introduced me Picking up this picture heavy book, I also didn t realize its apparently monographical purpose would be coupled with a covert, even subversive task The title should have given me a hint, specifically the second part Art Into Fashion, perhaps better titled Fashion into Art.Blum relays the story of Roberto Capucci b 1930 , an 18 year old Italian couture designer who blossomed out of the burgeoning post WW2 Italian fashion scene and matured into the comparatively remote and revered couture sculpture artist he is today Three quarters of this book s colour soaked pages offer a photographic retrospective of Capucci s garments pictured are all the naturalistic motifs, painter s palette colours, exaggerated folds, and proportion distortion that characterize Capucci s thoroughly clean and modern oeuvre.L Italien s influence spread to the other side of the pond Ameri...


  2. says:

    I have this book, very happily

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