Barneys New York's Spring campaign, shot by Bruce Weber, is all about diversity but not necessarily the kind you'd expect. Dennis Freedman, Barneys' Creative Director, told the New York Times that the concept for the campaign came from a desire to raise awareness for a community that has not seen enough progress in the movement for acceptance: "I was exquisitely aware that in the last decade, the L. While a few gender-bending models like Andrej Pejic and Lea T have found success in the past, the fashion industry has not been quick to make including trans models in their ads or runway shows part of the lasting norm. The campaign, which launched today on Barneys' the Window blog , will feature each model's personal story alongside the photos, many of which feature not just the model, but the subject's support network—from family and friends to pets—in an effort to depict "both the struggles and triumphs a trans person may face in relation to their gender identity," according to the site. The stories, as told to Vanity Fair contributing editor Patricia Bosworth, will "address a range of issues from bullying, discrimination and abandonment to empowerment, self-confidence and unconditional love.
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Julia Bluhm is one of my new idols. After constantly having to listen to the girls in her ballet class talk about how fat they think they are, Julia realized that a lot of the high expectations that girls have for their bodies comes from magazines. Especially Seventeen magazine. A lot of girls read Seventeen , and all the models in it are tall and skinny, with no blemishes or pimples whatsoever.
Barneys Spring Campaign Stars 17 Transgender Models
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