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KIRSTEN X GUINEVERE


The nuances of her expression, the subtleties of her body language, the story of a woman captured by the gaze of another, in likeness. A farmer, a mother, a model. An escapist, a realist, a provider. A protector, a humanist, an iconoclast. Kirsten Owen, at forty-eight, remains the epitome of artistic mien, capturing the zeitgeist of articulated louche minimalism. Never one to conform, Owen’s has walked the runway while pregnant, left the industry for a simpler life many times over and maintains an honest perspective in a filtered universe. It’s not surprising that she remains a muse nearly three decades later, even to a peer and fellow icon Guinevere Van Seenus. Here, in Van Seenus’ first officially published work, we capture the unspoken dialogue between two unparalleled artists and women.

 

A farmer, a mother, a model.

An escapist, a realist, a provider.

A protector, a humanist, an iconoclast.

 

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A JOURNEY OF ONES OWN

“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta The Tuscan sunlight is unlike any other, effortlessly transporting you to a place where reality looks and feels like the most surreal dream. The early morning brings a magical, light fog that rolls over the vineyard-dotted hills in what feels […]

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serre, serre

If a fashion label can be a direct manifestation of one’s personal convictions and ethos, then Marine Serre the woman and Marine Serre the brand are an intimately intercon nected realization.

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THE WANTS OF (WO)MANKIND

Artist Chloe Wise says that her role culturally “as a producer of images, of language, of rhetoric, of opinions, at the end of the day, my work is me navigating and negotiating a moment, not directly explaining but pointing to the direction of how I feel about it. My responsibility is to work through those ideas and philosophize on it

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green is a primary color

PHOTOGRAPHY BY SHAYNE LAVERDIERE WORDS BY ELIZABETH CABRAL   While the worlds of fashion and farming may seem like entirely disparate realms, model Tasha Tilberg has always sought solace in mother nature and its bountiful offering. In fact, it’s been an inescapable path. “I think it’s in my DNA because my ancestors were farmers. I feel like […]

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The Good Work

Since she first arrived in Africa in 1960, solo and, as a young woman, not resembling the average scientific researcher at the time, Dame Dr. Jane Goodall has not stopped studying , speaking up and fighting for her beloved chimpanzees, and later, the environment as a whole.

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Natural Capital

Since 2012, when Cyrill Gutsch founded Parley for the Oceans, an organization that rallies the power of creative thinkers, scientists and innovators to proactively heal our ailing oceans—its message has grown exponentially, and so has its urgency.

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FEMALE GAZE

While the world—and subsequently the fashion industry—has only recently placed a marked emphasis on the female gaze and what it is that women want, exactly. Tabitha Simmons has spent a decade instinctively building a luxury shoe brand that answers just that. With an ethos based on need, longevity and purposefulness, Simmons and her shoes were […]

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