Tag: tyler mitchell

Vogue’s ‘Forces of Fashion’ Gives Cardi B a Grammy-Worthy Birthday Cake—and Reveals the Black History Behind Beyoncé’s History-Making Cover

When Cardi B showed up at the 2019 Grammys wearing a vintage Thierry Mugler gown inspired by Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus” (colloquially known as “Venus on the Half Shell”), she knew she’d make headlines. But what the rapper, reality star and newly minted film actress didn’t know was that she’d be made into a cake. […]

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It’s Official: Beyoncé Belongs in the Smithsonian

Screenshot: Vogue (YouTube) Last year, Beyoncé helped make history when she approved Tyler Mitchell to photograph her for the cover of the September 2018 issue of American Vogue, making the then-23-year-old the first black photographer—and one of the youngest—to shoot the cover of the world’s best-known fashion magazine in its 126-year history. In the year […]

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