Revisited: Sensitivity to Form - fashion photography by Matthieu Belin for Qiu Hao
Masterfully staged by Matthieu Belin and designed by Shanghai born designer Qui Hao his collection exudes mystery and futuristic elegance.
Elegant sculptural forms, vulnerable fluidity of silhouette and mystery of unexposed captivates from first glance at the result of this talented collaboration.
Over-sized futuristic shapes have protective quality to otherwise vulnerable choice of textures. Silk and fur contrasts and evolve in picturesque extensions of protective layers. Fur covers model hands in most of the pictures in allegory of "protective comfort". In some photos looks like it is an extension of model's hair - strategically placed to provide cover to mysterious faces.
Hooded faces let the form of the imagery to have it's own narrative and artfully captivating at that.