The new book “Anna Bauer Backstage” pays tribute to the creative people behind the scenes runway.
For four years, accompanied Anna Bauer make-up artists, stylists, models and designers at the fashion shows in Paris, Milan, London and New York. Your backstage impression shows the book “Anna Bauer Backstage” has just appeared in Angelika Books. Besides the big names in the fashion industry – including Karl Lagerfeld, Marc Jacobs, Anna Wintour, Suzy Menkes and Mario Testino – it was Anna Bauer’s concern to show the creative minds behind the runway scenes.
The chapter “The Beauty Squad” is a tribute to the make-up artists and stylists who create extravagant backstage looks like Pat McGrath, Tom Pecheux, Guido Palau, Sam McKnight and Orlando Pita. The hustle and bustle that reigns backstage at a fashion show can be, at the sight of her portraits only guess. The photographs in black and white radiate peace relocate the viewer into a poetic mood. It seems as if you spend a precious moment with the beauty masters.
Anna Bauer grew up near Marburg. In 2002 she moved to New York where she studied at the School of Visual Arts BFA in their “Photography”. She takes pictures including “The Road”, “Interview” and “W”.