Ever since I can remember, I have had a fascination with maps – and have had a marvelous time discovering my identity while navigating them across oceans, mountains, and cities. Shannon Rankin is a visual artist whose body of work has been inspired by the language of maps.
After 4 DMC World DJ Championships titles, sold out shows since January, and an all sold-out tour coming up this fall, French DJ foursome, C2C (Coups2Cross), is nothing shy of a groundbreaking team of table turners, producers, and life long friends. The hard-working group does good, and reveals what it takes to succeed in “turntablism.”
Rankin is on his way to publish a trilogy of books ( the first one featuring work of Alex Box ) with various make up artists, this is a teaser on the second one, a collab of Rankin and Ayami Nishimura…
Volt magazine recently invited its readers to redesign the iconic cover of issue 08 shot by Rankin. During the three weeks competition Volt received a lot of amazing entries by extra talented designers, the only restrictions were that users were
Trendland favorite Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has become the focus and muse of a new photography book shot by British photographer Rankin. Ten Times Rosie showcases the creativity Paula Thomas (head designer at Thomas Wylde) and stylist Maryam Malakpour. See below exclusive behind the scenes video + Rankin video teasers… [flashvideo file=http://www.trendland.net/wp-content/video/a_whole_lot_of_rosie.flv /]
Bondage Ready to Wear has got to be one of my greatest weaknesses, and new upcoming British designer Hasan Hejazi has hit the nail on the head with his SS 2011 Collection. His playful and sexy frocks were photographed by Rankin and inspired by 90′s supermodels Cindy, Christy, Eva, Helena, Linda, Naomi, Kate and Claudia.