For Fall/Winter 2010 Adam Kimmel continued to find inspiration in American hero’s. In the past we’ve seen Malanga and Krantz work alongside the NY based designer, this season see’s George Condo collaborate with Kimmel. Kimmel’s clothing is American in every way, inspired by American culture and taking direct influence from the lifestyles of its innovators. The collection entitled ‘Casino’ takes inspiration not from Condo’s iconic paintings as much as from the characters and their suggested lifestyles, to bring it back to the artist, Condo’s characters are used as templates for the models head masks, which were masterly crafted by Gabe Bartalos, a Hollywood prosthetic artist best known for his work with Matthew Barney.

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  1. Fred

    I dont understand what is so great about Adam Kimmel? the brand seems very standard, its more the context than the clothing.

  2. slamxhype

    for me its the fact that it appears standard thats so great about it. I guess we show bias here at slamxhype, as I dress not to impress, and kimmel suits that perfectly, at the same time, I can't wear anything but the best, kimmel is the best for a number of reasons, the context is important and he's by far the best at that, but his production, and the cuts are simply far and beyond anyone else right now – its all opinion based of course though 😉

  3. latour maubourg

    I'm in love with the cape. I agree with SlamX, I think it's just so chic and cool.