Encens / 50
Inside the pages, a delve in outtakes and unedited photographic gems captured over 20 years by Sybille Walter. Our long time contributors went into an anthropological evocation of their waking up moment to fashion. Angelo Flaccavento bring us back in his Italian childhood where the scarcity of informations made his imagination flows. Christopher Andrews is tapping into his 1996 first trip to New York. A decisive a changing one. Serge Lutens transport us to Marrakkech to tell the stories behind his prolific solo for the sake of beauty. Scrolling the magazine, visual portfolios of our favourites designers abound. Giorgio Armani, Hed Mayner, uma Wang, the list goes on in this issue taking the shape of a new beginning.
Published twice a year since 2002, Encens is focused on fashion as artform from the perspective of designers rather than trends. The magazine investigate new forms of dressing from past to present with probing interviews, extensive use of photography and vintage, and dynamic layout.