Dancing Queen

Fancy footwork and fine couture set in a mid-century goes modern editorial fantasy. Step across the pages of a recent fashion spread with prima ballerina Maria Kochetkova, commissioned by Melina Chen for Vogue Taiwan. Frozen poses pop against decadently patterned, almost animated, backdrops, arresting the eye with stop-and-go movement and swaths of pleasingly contrasted peculiar colours. Photographed by JUCO,…

Finely-Tuned Pop

Collaborations between fine art and pop music are nothing new at this point in the early 21st century. It is a relationship that has stood the test of time and still continues, only with combinations of new artists, new music and a new generation of mass culture devotees. From the 1950’s pop music has been…