Whether you believe that fashion is art or not — that debate never seems to get resolved, does it? — the influences the two fields have on one another can’t be denied. Today, on World Art Day, we want to celebrate some of the photographers, stylists, and magazines that take their cues from canvas, sculpture, and gelatin print and translate these references into gorgeous, glossy editorials.
From Renaissance paintings to Lichtenstein’s pop art, flip through the gallery for a refresher course on one of fashion’s most beautiful unions:
this is some kind of spaceship or something.