Emerging in the '80s with a class of heralded Japanese designers including Issey Miyake and Rei Kawakubo of COMME des GARÇONS, Yohji Yamamoto continues to wield considerable influence in the global fashion firmament. His Fall/Winter 2015 men's presentation at Paris Fashion Week was a showcase...

Photographer Max Vadukul, who has been working with Yohji Yamamoto for over 25 years, is interviewed by Terry Jones and long time collaborator Masao Nihei contributes an essay on some of the wider influences on Yohji Yamamoto's designs and their presentation. Beautifully illustrated using...

Yohji Yamamoto was in a pensive mood, his quintessential blackness pervading most of the looks on the runway. The invitation itself was a crumpled piece of paper, as if had been discarded in a mailbox instead of a trash can. The clothes, too, had a feeling of rip-it-up-and-start-again, as if...

Front cover of 'Yohji Yamamoto - My Dear Bomb' "YOHJI YAMAMOTO - My Dear Bomb" is the first ever published biography of the Japanese designer Yohji Yamamoto. In this book, his life is unveiled in a radical and deeper way than ever before, through a short fiction while himself being tossed by...

Yohji Yamamoto in retrospect Lottie Johansson Last Updated: Mar 27, 2011 Often described as the designer's designer, Yohji Yamamoto has been making waves on the international fashion circuit for more than 30 years: an important enough figure to warrant a major retrospective exhibition at...

At the same time, Y-3 presented a screening of the Yohji Yamamoto documentary This Is My Dream and an exhibition of adidas for Yohji Yamamoto footwear, celebrating 10 years of collaboration. Together, the label presented both a look forward and a look back. Y-3 's new men's collection takes...

Following Yamamoto's previous solo exhibitions in Florence Correspondences (2005), Paris Juste des Vêtements (2005) and Antwerp Dream Shop (2006), this UK retrospective will exhibit items from his menswear collections for the first time. Yohji Yamamoto was born in Tokyo in 1943 and studied...

12th March there will be a photographic exhibition exploring the work of the designer and a beautiful garment installation which will tackle Yamamoto's influence on the Western world. Yamamoto's Wedding Dress Installation at Wapping Power Station For fashion lovers these are dates not to...

Makeup artist Pat McGrath was maquillaging "powerful dolls" for this runway show, turning them into the stars of a sartorial fairy tale Yohji Yamamoto was spinning for Fall 2014. Dolls have a long history dating back to Ancient Egypt where they were associated with both magic and protection....

For our review of Yohji Yamamoto's Fall 2011 collection and more pics, click more The best thing about Yohji Yamamoto's fall 2011 runway show was the variance of models. In a fashion world so besought with slim and slimmer, it was awesome to see Yohji select models who were of average build...

 

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