purple DOCUMENT purple FASHION Magazine : S/S 2013 issue 19

Looking back to ’70s performance art, from the Viennese Actionists to French and American Body Art, the fashion photographer MARIO SORRENTI flooded his studio with an explosion of paint, creating a backdrop in which he and model ATAUI DENG were nearly swallowed whole.

 

photography by MARIO SORRENTI

 

 

Bob Recine @ THE WALL GROUP, hair

Yadim @ TIM HOWARD MANAGEMENT, make-up

Yuna Park @ STREETERS, manicure

Lars Beaulieu, lighting technician

Xanny Handfield, digital technician

Philipp Haemmerle @ NEX9, set designer

Katie Fash, producer

Steve Sutton, onsite producer

Caterina Alfieri, production coordinator

David Shechter and Johnny Vicari, photographer’s assistants

Mel Page, hair assistant

Kanako, make-up assistant

Gaz Leah, set designer’s assistant