RUTH ANSEL

 

‘It was
like space
exploration
in a fashion
magazine.’

When art director Ruth Ansel took Harper’s Bazaar into the unknown.

Interview by Jonathan Wingfield.

Harper’s Bazaar, April 1965
‘The Galactic Beauty to the Rescue’: Jean Shrimpton
Photograph by Richard Avedon

Harper’s Bazaar, April 1965
Bob Dylan; ‘Memoir of an Aged Child’ by Alfred Duhrssen
Photograph by Richard Avedon

Harper’s Bazaar, September 1965
‘This Woman Is You’
Collage by Katerina Denzinger from photographs by Richard Avedon

Harper’s Bazaar, December 1967
‘For the Civilized Man’
Image by James Rosenquist

Read the full feature in System No. 8 – Click to buy.

28/10/16

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