W.I.A. founder Sarah Norris

It’s Frieze week – the biggest, sexiest, conceptual-y-est art fair on the planet.  London is awash with private views, parties, canapes (if you’re lucky, maybe the odd sniff of dinner) but generally wine, fizz and beer.  Get your blagging hats on, people – maybe this is why Britain are good at the culture industries, because we like free booze, and what better drive?  But what … Continue reading W.I.A. founder Sarah Norris

Pat Cleveland, the first black supermodel

Valentino, Oscar de la Renta, Yves Saint Laurent, Thierry Mugler, Diane von Furstenberg and Christian Dior.  Halston.  Karl Lagerfeld.  Getting a lesson in modelling from someone who’s worked with all of the above and Guy Bourdain, Irving Penn, Steven Meisel, Richard Avedon, Salvador Dali, Gian Paolo Barbieri … and Andy Warhol, is full on – ‘beyond the lens’ she encourages, the gaze.  The energy firing … Continue reading Pat Cleveland, the first black supermodel