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Man Ray’s protégé, Guy Bourdin’s imagery offers a look into his unique definition of fashion photography. This year, London sees two exhibitions on his distinct style of visual storytelling.
First up is ‘Guy Bourdin: Image Maker’, the most in-depth collection of the extraordinary photographer’s work since his death in 1991. It will include Polaroid test shots, contact sheets, as well as 100 colour prints of his most noteworthy works. ( Until March 15. www. somersethouse.org.uk) Besides that, ‘Walking Legs’ will unveil a rare selection from one of Bourdin’s mostloved Charles Jourdan campaign series. ( At The Michael Hoppen Gallery until March 28. www. michaelhoppengallery.com)
Charles Jourdan, Autumn 1979 by Guy Bourdin
Charles Jourdan, Spring 1976 by Guy Bourdin
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