Candice Swanepoel , Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Joan Smalls, Georgia May Jagger , Christopher Bailey , Sienna Miller and more were at the Moet & Chandon Etoile award which honored photographer Mario Testino for his contribution to cultural society. The gala was held at Park Lane Hotel in London , England.
Actress Kate Winslet covers V Magazine V #73 Fall 2011 photographed by Mario Testino. The “Heroes Issue” is a tribute to the late actress Elizabeth Taylor. Styling by Carine Roitfeld.
Models Joan Small, Arlenis Sosa, Candice Swanepoel, and Karmen Pedaru along with Kate Winslet, Anna Wintour and Mario Testino who was the honoree at the El Museo Del Barrio Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on May 26, 2011 in New York City. Mario Testino 30 year career in the fashion industry was honored, Mario recently spoke about his favorite subjects to photograph “So many people ask me this,” he said, “It would have to be Princess Diana, it took my career to another level.”
“The mission of El Museo del Barrio is to present and preserve the art and culture of Puerto Ricans and all Latin Americans in the United States.
Through its extensive collections, varied exhibitions and publications, bilingual public programs, educational activities, festivals and special events, El Museo educates its diverse public in the richness of Caribbean and Latin American arts and cultural history.
By introducing young people to this cultural heritage, El Museo is creating the next generation of museum-goers, while satisfying the growing interest in Caribbean and Latin American art of a broad national and international audience.”
More info here http://www.elmuseo.org/
Taking a look back at the Gucci Fall Winter 2003 Campaign featuring models Nadine Willis, Dewi Driegen , David Smith and an adorable baby all photographed by Mario Testino.
Mario Testino photographed Prince William and Kate Middletons official portrait photo for the wedding program. The wedding will be taking place tomorrow at West Minister Abbey for those who live in North America you’ll have to be up bright and early (6am) to watch the ceremony take place.
Image credit Mario Testino