UPDATED NOVEMBER 29th 2011: Lady Gaga wearing a fabulous necklace from Rodrigo Otazu.
In a special bilingual edition (Spanish and English), Spanish V looks back at twenty years of Visionaire, showcasing each individual issue with new interviews from the collaborators who made them come to life. The issue also celebrates V Magazine‘s greatest moments from the past ten years, including never-before-seen images from Lady Gaga‘s first shoot for V with Sebastian Faena, at which she and her close collaborator Nicola Formichetti first met. Other highlights include early work from contributors and icons such as David Bowie, Mario Testino, Karl Lagerfeld, Carine Roitfeld, and Inez & Vinoodh.
The cover itself was photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin featuring the sensational singer poses atop of her latest “Larger Than Life” Visionaire cover. The deluxe edition of Visionaire measuring 6.6-feet by 4.8-feet has been awarded as The Largest Magazine Ever Produced by Guinness World Record!!
The 25 year old who is confirmed to be the January 2012 cover star of Elle UK already graced many magazine covers this year, such as: Harper’s Bazaar US (May and October issues) and their many international edition reprints, Fashion Magazine Canada, Spex Magazine (she was photographed without make up!), Rolling Stone, Madame Figaro, Yo Dona, V Magazine, NME, i-D, Billboard Magazine and Vogue US.
Image via TFS.