Inez & Vinoodh will be signing their Pretty Much Everything catalogue at Gagosian Shop, New York on Monday, December 16, 2013, 5–6pm. Gagosian Shop is pleased to announce a book signing with Inez & Vinoodh to celebrate the release of the long-awaited trade edition of Pretty Much Everything, published by Taschen. The 3-volume limited edition was released in 2011. Pretty Much Everything offers an extensive view of the duo’s work of the past two decades, from editorial photographs for Vogue and Vanity Fair to portraits of legendary actors and cultural figures in poses and guises both imaginative and edgy. The fully illustrated single softcover volume is designed by M/M Paris and features an essay by Glenn O’Brien.
About Inez & Vinoodh
Inez & Vinoodh were born in 1963 and 1961, respectively, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. They met while studying art and photography. Since beginning to work together in the late 1980s, they have created images for many leading international brands in luxury and fashion, as well as regular editorial features for magazines such as i-D, Interview, Purple, Pop, Vanity Fair, Vogue USA, Vogue China, Paris Vogue, Vogue Hommes International, Vogue Italia, Another Magazine, Gentlewoman, Visionaire, V, V Man, and W. Their retrospective project Pretty Much Everything is the most comprehensive record of their work to date. The extensive travelling exhibition of the same name opened at FOAM, Amsterdam in 2010, traveling to Sao Paulo in 2011, and Dallas Contemporary, Texas in 2012. Their most recent exhibition was at Gagosian Gallery Beverly Hills earlier this year. Inez & Vinoodh live and work in New York.
About Gagosian Shop
Designed by Selldorf Architects, Gagosian Shop offers an exclusive and extensive selection of artists’ books, scholarly monographs, catalogues and limited editions. Gagosian’s unparalleled publishing program, featuring books on artists exhibited at Gagosian’s worldwide galleries, is the central focus of the Shop. Limited edition artist-designed products range from home wares such as Urs Fischer’s Drywall wallpaper, produced exclusively for Gagosian Shop, to portfolios by Ed Ruscha and functional art objects, including surfboards by Richard Phillips. These items and more can be purchased in-store and on the Shop’s website.
Gagosian Shop also features collaborations with preeminent publishers, including the Paris-based Cahiers d’Art, known for distinguished artists’ revues, books, limited editions, prints, and catalogues raisonnés. Gagosian Shop is proud to present the largest dedicated display of Cahiers d’Art publications in New York. Scholarly and beautiful editions are available, including Calder by Matter: Collector’s Edition and Cahiers d’Art 2012: Collector’s Edition, signed by Ellsworth Kelly, as well as a selection of rotating and rare publications. Gagosian Shop also features a display by KARMA, a bookstore, gallery, and publisher based in New York City and specializing in artists’ projects and publications. In addition to its own titles, KARMA also features rare and out-of-print books by noted artists and publishers.
Gagosian Shop is proud to collaborate with the legendary German photography brand, Leica Camera. Housing one of the few Leica Camera boutiques in New York City, Gagosian Shop promotes a fully accessorized display featuring newly released Leica models. Gagosian and Leica Camera will also collaborate on a forthcoming limited-edition camera to be sold exclusively at Gagosian Shop beginning in December 2013.