East Meets West
Available exclusively at Shifting Worlds ‘Corner Suite II’ as apart of Melbourne Design Week, 2022. Beginning March 17th - 26th
Softcover | First Edition | 216 pages
Published by Heibonsha Ltd, 1978.
East Meets West presents the work created throughout the 1970’s by renound Japanese designer, Issey Miyake. The book is divided into three sections: ‘Man and his Cloth’, ‘The Form of Cloth’, and ‘Witness of Time’, with photographic contributions from Guy Bourdin, Richard Avedon, Harry Peccinotti, Kishin Shinoyama and David Bailey. The book also features texts by Diana Vreeland, Mutsuo Takahashi, Arata Isozaki, and Eiko Ishioka. An absolutely iconic book of modern fashion.
Text in Japanese and English.
Condition: good (scratching to covers and minor aging throughout)