T’s April 17 Culture Issue


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    Demna Gvasalia (left) and Alessandro Michele, photographed two hours before Gvasalia’s debut Balenciaga show.
    CreditJuergen Teller

    These Two Guys Are Changing How We Think About Fashion

    Alessandro Michele of Gucci and Demna Gvasalia of Balenciaga and Vetements are making clothes that capture the zeitgeist. T brought them together for the first time to have a little chat.


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    Renzo Mongiardino, photographed in New York in 1989 by Irving Penn.
    CreditIrving Penn, Lorenzo Mongiardino (B), New York, 1989/© The Irving Penn Foundation

    Renzo Mongiardino, the Architect of Illusion

    On the centenary of his birth, his reimagining of interior design dogma continues to endure.


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    Eileen Myles in a Comme des Garçons Homme Plus jacket, $1,390, and Comme des Garçons Shirt shirt, $400, (212) 604-0013. Hair by Jimmy Paul for Bumble and bumble. Grooming by Dick Page using Shiseido at Jed Root.
    CreditPhotographed by Inez And Vinoodh. Styled by David Vandewal. Manicure by Gina Viviano using Chanel Le Vernis. Photographer’s assistant: Joe Hume. Stylist’s assistant: Daniel Gaines.

    The Poet Idolized by a New Generation of Feminists

    Long relegated to the fringes of American culture, Eileen Myles is suddenly hot.