A photographer renowned for his collaborative spirit, Rankin presents highlights from across his work with make-up artist Marco Antonio.
Having worked together on everything from high profile campaigns to editorials for some of the world's most prominent magazines, Marco Antonio x Rankin explores the duo's distinctive artistic vision.
Mixing Marco's pop color pallets with Rankin's signature sense of humor, this publication is a tour through some of the boldest make-up photography around today.
This title also includes an in conversation between Rankin and Marco, discussing not only their careers together but also where make-up and beauty sits in today's visual culture. A must read for anyone interested in fashion, beauty, art or photography.
Published - 2019
Pages - 104
Book Type - Hardback
ISBN - 9780995574120
Publisher - Rankin Publishing Ltd.
As a photographer Rankin's portfolio ranges from portraiture to documentary. He has shot The Rolling Stones, David Bowie, Kate Moss, Kendall Jenner and The Queen to name only a few.
He is best known for work that is on the cultural cusp and leading future trends: producing rule-breaking campaigns for brands such as Rolls Royce, Unilever, L’Oreal and Samsonite; creating wide reaching projects for charities including Women’s Aid and Macmillan; and shooting music videos for the likes of Miley Cyrus, Rita Ora and Kelis.
As a publisher, Rankin co-founded the seminal magazine Dazed & Confused with Jefferson Hack in 1991, and has since published the likes of AnOther and AnOther Man, alongside over 40 books and the biannual fashion and culture print and digital platform, Hunger.
His photography has been published everywhere from his own publications to Elle, Vogue, Esquire, GQ, Rolling Stone, and Wonderland, and exhibited in galleries globally, including MoMA, New York, and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London.
Rankin lives in London with his wife Tuuli and their dogs.
Marco Antonio’s celebrity clientele includes stars like Kesha, Naomi Campbell, Erin O’Connor and Alexa Chung.
His work has appeared in campaigns for Olay, Max Factor, L’Oréal and Paul Smith, amongst many others. Alongside appearing in Rankin’s magazine, Hunger, he has also worked on editorials for world renowned magazines such as ID, Harpers Bazzar, LOVE and Wallpaper.