Internationally acclaimed Ivan Terestchenko studied Art History at the Ecole du Louvre and was a painter until the age of 30 when he switched to photography. He landed his first assignment with Vogue France. Soon after, Ivan gained recognition for documenting the private homes of artists and high profile designers for magazines worldwide including The World of Interiors, Casa Vogue Italy and The Wall Street Journal.
Ivan travels extensively, he has sailed twice across the Atlantic ocean and is a passionate surfer. He also paints and sculpts.
Beyond Chic gives a photographer's private view of the homes, and collections, capturing the personalities of many iconic names in fashion and design.
This is truly a must have book for your collection and holiday wish list.
Cover: Giles Dufour's living room in Paris. Giles worked with Karl Lagerfeld at Chanel for fifteen years.
|A study in the Victorian home of Manolo Blahnik in Bath|
|A nine-foot longboard signed by Richard Prince for Supreme appears as a work of contemporary art in the home of Stefano Pilato, the head of Saint Laurent's fashion house.|
|A Murano glass chandelier in the Venetian home of Rosita and Ottavio Missoni in Italy|
|The home of Sculptor Nicole Farhi in London|
|Kevin Carrigan's dining room in Bellport, a village on the south shore of Long Island. Kevin is the Global Creative Director for Calvin Klein.|
|The home of shoe designer Christian Louboutin in Luxor Egypt.|
Ivan's website: IVAN TERESTCHENKO photography
You may visit Ivan's Blog: Ivan Terestchenko, Visual Diary
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Photographs courtesy Ivan Terestchenko
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