The cover is shot by Chen Man. (source)
Chris Craymer snapped the Tao Okamoto cover version while Michaela Buratti did the styling. The other covers are featuring Chinese actor Li Bing Bing and model Hanne Gaby Odiele (by Walter Chin with styling by Sarah Cobb).
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Chinese top catwalker, Ming Xi, is the first 2012 cover girl of Vogue China. The image snapped by Li Qi marks Ming Xi‘s third Vogue China cover in just 6 months! They must have really loved her.
More homegrown models and celebrities are also featured on the covers this year i.e actress Vicki Zhao for February by Kai Z Feng (our least favourite image from the line up); actress Fan Bing Bing for two different covers of April by Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin; Liu Wen–who shares the slot with fellow model Monika Jagaciak–for July by Patrick Demarchelier; rising models Tian Yi, Xiao Wen Ju and Liu Wen (this is her third consecutive September issue covers for the magazine!) for September issue also by Inez & Vinoodh; and last but not least, actress Li Bing Bing for their anniversary issue, photographed by Chen Man.
The rest of the line up are featuring some of the top and established names in modelling industry. Isabeli Fontana and Natasha Poly wears Prada pleats dresses on the March cover, by Inez & Vinoodh. Natasha Poly also landed her second cover for Vogue China this year for November, in front of Willy Vanderperre‘s lens wearing Dolce & Gabbana. Arizona Muse wears Lanvin for May issue, shot by Josh Olins. Doutzen Kroes, in Chanel swimsuit, posed for Sølve Sundsbø on the June issue. The infamous multi-colored sweater from Céline was featured for the August cover, with Kati Nescher by Josh Olins. And the leggy Karlie Kloss closed the year in a blood red Valentino Couture dress and cape, photographed by Sølve Sundsbø.
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UPDATED SEPTEMBER 12th 2012: The cover was photographed by Chen Man.
The actress is promoting her latest movie, Resident Evil: Retribution, that will opens on September 14th.
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Feng Hai photographed the 39 year old Chinese singer and actress for the latest cover of Harper’s Bazaar China.
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35 year old Chinese actress Li Bing Bing graced the first 2011 cover of her hometown fashion publication, Vogue, photographed by Max Vadukul. Five editions later, fellow actress Fan Bing Bing (both are not related) graced the minimalist July cover lensed by Josh Olins.
The rest of the covers are belongs to models: Gisele Bundchen sitting pretty for February issue lensed by Patrick Demarchelier; Lara Stone posed for two gorgeous March covers (my fave!) by Inez & Vinoodh; a reprint of Frida Gustavsson for May issue by Arthur Elgort; Natalia Vodianova on her second Vogue China cover for June by Peter Lindbergh; rising model Ming Xi for August issue by Daniel Jackson; current Chinese famous models–Du Juan, Sui He, Fei Fei Sun, Liu Wen, Ming Xi and Shu Pei Qin— for September issue (also my fave!) once again by Inez & Vinoodh; and last but not least, Edita Vilkeviciute for November by Peter Lindbergh.
You can also read last year’s covers recap, here.
Which are your favourite covers from Vogue China this year, guys?
Li Bing Bing featured again on the cover of Vogue China. This time she’s gracing the January 2011 The Cinema Issue and she’s all suited up.
Below is her green and yellow April 2010 cover by Max Vadukul.
It’s time for Vogue China 2010 covers recap !
Vogue China started the year with a lovely cover by Lachlan Bailey. He shot Kendra Spears in a flowery backdrop and Balenciaga ensemble. Shu Pei Qin landed her first Vogue China cover this year, accompanied by fellow first timer, Mirte Maas for February. Both lensed by Patrick Demarchelier in Gucci.
6 models gracing the folded March cover. Du Juan, Anna Jagodzinska, Lily Donaldson, Karlie Kloss, Constance Jablonski and Liu Wen teamed up for the cover. Li Bing Bing sitting on the cover of Vogue China April 2010. While Natalia Vodianova landed 2 different version for its May cover. Lensed by Peter Lindbergh and Paolo Roversi respectively.
June, Vogue China chose Lust, Caution star Tang Wei as their cover girl. July, they used reprint from US Vogue featuring Sarah Jessica Parker photographed by Mario Testino. August, Karlie Kloss on her second out of 3 covers for Vogue China this year, was lensed by Peter Lindbergh wearing Balenciaga.
Another models ensemble for one of fashion magazine’s most important issue, September edition. It was all Asian casts! Liu Wen was back. Shu Pei Qin also back again on the cover. This time they were accompanied by Tao Okamoto, stunning newcomer Fei Fei Sun and Ming Xi. All of them were photographed by Daniel Jackson and Peter Lindbergh wearing clothes from Joseph Altuzarra and Alexander Wang.
Peter Lindbergh continues doing his work for Vogue China! Oscar winner Kate Winslet was photographed by the famous photographer for October cover.
Patricia van der Vliet and Karlie Kloss wore Louis Vuitton (it was Karlie‘s third Vogue China cover in 2010) for November, lensed lensed by Max Vadukul.
Lara Stone closed the year with a simple yet stunning cover by Willy Vanderperre.
Hopefully Vogue China can deliver more good covers next year like Kendra‘s, The September edition and Lara‘s.
Amby from Art8amby.