Fashion Faux ParrMartin Parr, with essays by Patrick Grant and Tabitha Simmons

The first book dedicated to the fashion photography of renowned British photographer Martin Parr

Fashion Faux Parr showcases Martin Parr’s collection of fashion photography for the first time in one book. More than 250 color images, many previously unpublished, explore a wide variety of fashion work, from editorial collaborations with major magazines and houses, including Vogue, Balenciaga, and Gucci, to candid photographs from behind the scenes at major fashion events and portraits of industry icons.

Two essays by influential fashion industry personalities Patrick Grant and Tabitha Simmons offer commentary on Parr’s unique view on the fashion world and set it within a wider context. This is the only book dedicated to Martin Parr’s highly original take on fashion, including both commissioned and personal photographs, as well as facsimiles of his published features in Vogue and other international fashion magazines.

Specifications:

  • Format: Hardback
  • Size: 280 × 200 mm (11 × 7 7/8 in)
  • Pages: 304 pp
  • Illustrations: 250 illustrations
  • ISBN: 9781838667931

Martin Parr is one of the best-loved photographers working today. A member of the international photo agency Magnum, Parr is also a world authority on the photobook.

Patrick Grant is a Scottish fashion designer and television personality. He is the director of Norton & Sons of Savile Row, London, and is a judge on the popular BBC television series The Great British Sewing Bee.

Tabitha Simmons is a stylist and shoe designer based in New York. She is also a contributing fashion editor at American Vogue.