Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld will be global guest editor for Metro International newspapers this February. He will spend one day working in the paper’s Paris newsroom for the Feb. 7 issue, with coverage to run in 22 countries across Europe, America and Asia. Entitled “The World According to Karl,” the edition will feature illustrations […]
French designer Jean Paul Gaultier covered the Tuesday edition of French newspaper Libération in old editions of the daily. He also enlisted the staff to participate in the shoot, dressing everyone from reporters to web developers to a receptionist in newsprint creations. The campaign, shot by Patrick Swirc features paper renditions of Gaultier’s including a […]
Libération – the iconic left wing French newspaper – has invited Karl Lagerfeld to be editor-in-chief for the day. The entire issue bears his mark, from illustrations to comments, to special interviews of him, and an opinion page about the designer. His illustrations include a self-portrait for the cover of today’s edition, which is 14 […]
For two days Elena Gregusova’s “Wear the News” collection will be exhibited at the Financial Times “Business of Luxury Summit” in the famous Salle des Etoiles in the Sporting Monte-Carlo. The outstanding collection of six haute couture sculptures created exclusively from Financial Times newspaper represent Elena’s artistic transformation of recycled newspaper into extraordinary luxury wearable […]
To protest the hyperinflation that has rendered the Zimbabwe currency worthless and to raise awareness of the dire economic situation there, the Zimbabwean Newspaper created an ad campaign featuring huge posters, wall murals, flyers, and even billboards all made out of trillions of Zimbabwean dollars.
The Worlds Record Academy included among its recorda the newspaper copy â€œZimbrulu and Vulturuluâ€ (which means â€œthe Aurochs and the Eagleâ€) as the most expensive newspaper in the world. The daily is currently showcased at the EFIRO 2008 World Philatelic Exhibition in Bucharest (the first edition happened in 1932). The 1858 copy of the Zimbrulu […]