Until 10 January 2021, the exhibition Between Art and Fashion. Photographs from Carla Sozzani’s collection, will be open to the public at CentroCentro, a space managed by the City Council’s Department of Culture, Tourism and Sport through Madrid DestinoThe exhibition is part of the Official Section of the 23rd edition of PHotoESPAÑA, an international photography festival, with which CentroCentro has been collaborating every year since 2015.
This exhibition shows a selection of174 works from a total of 90 international photographers from the personal collection of Carla Sozzani, a key figure in fashion, art and design in Italy and an international icon. Her extensive collection includes works from the 19th century to the present day and includes pieces by artists such as: Berenice Abbott, Richard Avedon, Masahisa Fukase, David La Chapelle, László Moholy-Nagy, Daido Moriyama, Helmut Newton, Irving Penn, Man Ray, Leni Riefenstahl, Paolo Roversi, Vivian Sassen, Alfred Stieglitz and Francesca Woodman, among others. The exhibition, according to Sozzani, is an invitation to walk through his life experience, his relationship with great photographers from all over the world, his career in the world of fashion and his personal vision of the world, the feminine and beauty.