Where are the Supermodels?

Vogue Cover January 1990 by Peter Lindbergh

Are we seeing more of the same? Peter Lindbergh was quoted by Ella Alexander, alluding that the Supermodel era was over the moment Supermodels or would be Supermodels gives in to the industry’s normative tendencies to become “what the women in magazines had been before.”

“Today, you could easily put a group of models in a room: Lara Stone,Gisele,  you could have them together in five minutes, but they represent nothing new, they are already there,” he toldThe Telegraph. “Maybe now if the industry had had enough of all the current models and you could find the five most romantic new faces out there, that totally change our perspective of beauty, then maybe a new supermodel era could happen. Just maybe.”

Read more about it in VOGUE UK

Vogue Cover January 1990 by Peter Lindbergh
Vogue Cover January 1990 by Peter Lindbergh