Day 6: Karen Elson
A masterclass with one of the world's original supermodels on 'The Art of the Pose '.
Karen Elson Has Written a Fashion Memoir
'The Red Flame' chronicles the supermodel's decades-long career in the industry via fashion imagery, alongside highly personal prose written by Elson.
Karen Elson by Veronica Mortellaro
Model Karen Elson selects an image of herself taken by Tim Walker to be interpreted for SHOWstudio’s 100 Women exhibition.
Fashion Film: BeatsxEE25
Beats collaborate with Nick Knight and SHOWstudio to present The Seven Deadly Sins of Edward Enninful, a film honouring 25 years of fashion by the acclaimed stylist.
Interview: Val Garland for Numero by Sølve Sundsbø
Val Garland discusses shooting with Sølve Sundsbø for Numero's November 2004 issue and the physical intimacy of doing someone else’s make-up.
Interview: Karen Elson on Nick Knight
Karen Elson talks to Nick Knight about shooting the A/W 01 Dior campaign and her regret at never being able to work with Corinne Day.
Interview: Karen Elson on Craig McDean
Karen Elson talks to Nick Knight about shooting with Craig McDean and performing with bassist Melissa Auf der Maur at the Chelsea hotel.
This archive footage from 2005 shows the extraordinary visages of models such as Kate Moss, Stella Tennant and Gemma Ward immortalised using 'Pinpression' toys.
Interview: Karen Elson on Mert & Marcus
Karen Elson talks to Nick Knight about posing nude for Mert & Marcus and the perils of over-production.
Interview: Karen Elson on Mario Sorrenti
Karen Elson talks to Nick Knight about posing nude for Mario Sorrenti, opening up about body image and insecurity.
Interview: Karen Elson on Alexander McQueen
British supermodel Karen Elson speaks to Nick Knight about her role in Alexander McQueen’s immersive S/S 01 and S/S 04 runway shows.
Interview: Karen Elson on Steven Meisel
Karen Elson talks to Nick Knight about shooting the Steven Meisel Vogue Italia cover that established her career in 1997.
Fashion Film: 48 Girls
Craig McDean captures intimate video portraits of Karen Elson, Irina Lazareanu, Jessica Stam, Shalom Harlow and more on set for Paris Vogue.
Audio Reports: Karen Elson covers Paris S/S 05
Recording live and unedited behind the scenes at the Spring/Summer 2005 Paris collections, model Karen Elson sent her show reports straight to the SHOWstudio answerphone.
Phonecarte: Karen Elson
Supermodel Karen Elson covered the Spring/Summer 2005 Paris collections exclusively for SHOWstudio, sending voicemail messages through-out the working week.
Fashion Film: Strike Me Pink
A duo of lighthearted shorts by photographer Greg Kadel, these kaleidoscopic visuals were captured on Viktor&Rolf's effervescent Spring/Summer 2003 runway.
Music Video: Devil's Plaything
Karen Elson and Melissa Auf der Maur sang 'Devil's Plaything' in a room at the Chelsea Hotel: Craig McDean was there to capture the fleeting moment.
Craig McDean captures a moment of pure, low-key rock 'n' roll at the Chelsea Hotel...
Process Film: Karen Elson
Rare behind the scenes footage of Nick Knight and his team shooting Karen Elson in a key piece of Galliano Dior couture.