Aimee Mullins for Dazed and Confused : Photography Nick Knight, art-directed by Alexander McQueen, shot for a fashion story celebrating beauty and grace with disabled models, ‘Acess-able’, Dazed and Confused, 1998.
" Dismorfobina "is a series of photographs made by the Spanish artist Natalia Pereira based in Barcelona. A series of portraits whose face was disfigured by a rubber band wrapped tightly around the subject's head reflects " the distortion of our identity when we are desperately trying to fit into a perfect mold that is not ours. An endless quest and need to be what we are not. "
Natalia Pereira – Dismorfobina | Au secours j'ai un blog
Herr has implied that he does not aspire to emulate biological corporeality for his prosthetics; instead, he encourages the mechanical aesthetic as a social statement of elegance and immortality which, I suppose are definitions of fashion, itself.