W: The First 40 Years celebrates the fortieth anniversary of leading fashion magazine W with a collection of the most influential and iconic features and photos culled from its first four decades. This volume explores W’s visual panache, unparalleled access, and cultural smarts, all of which have maintained the magazine’s position at the forefront of fashion, art, design, style, and society. Filled with the work of fashion’s most sought-after photographers and images of the world’s most talented and beautiful people, W: The First 40 Years is a stunning representation of W’s history, complete with newly commissioned essays from writers Lynn Hirschberg, Marian McEvoy, and Vince Aletti.
Ed. Stefano Tonchi and Christopher Bagley. Hardcover, 340 pages. Imprint: Abrams. 13.5in / 34cm x 10.5in / 26.5cm x 1.5in / 4cm / Available here.