Retired actress Helena Norowicz has embarked on a second career: she's become a fashion model at the age of 82. Norowicz is Poland's oldest model. She's now often booked for photo shoots, and even struts the catwalk.
With Fashion Week in Paris, the German designer's iconic white ponytail and dark shades were missed. Karl Lagerfeld was nevertheless present at the show with his final collection for Chanel.
The Berlin show "Women on View" examines how photographers like Helmut Newton have depicted women as objects of desire. Despite today's gender rights movements, advertising remains in the Dark Ages of gender cliches.
The German-Jewish Blumenfeld was one of the mid 20th-century's most sought-after fashion photographers. But his work is more than glitz and glamour. An Amsterdam show highlights how avant-garde art played into his work.
As New York Fashion Week kicks off, two luxury powerhouses are buckling down on unhealthy modeling practices. Their new charter requires medical certificates and lays out work restrictions for young adolescent models.
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