"This book brings together an incredible number of his works from his career, including drawings, illustrations, paintings, photographs and mixed-media journals, showcasing iconic imagery and never-before-seen Instamatic and Polaroid photos, letters, and other ephemera---forming a complete portrait of a man who redefined fashion imagery for the second half of the 20th century and beyond." "Metrosource.com"""Antonio" takes a look at the wild life and times of iconic '80s illustrator Antonio Lopez.." "Elle Magazine" ..".one of fashion's greatest all-time artists and illustrators, is being honored with a gorgeous new book documenting his remarkable work from the '60s to the '80s..." "Sportswear International"..".the book is prodigious in its coverage of the body of work created by Mr. Lopez during his career. This book is a veritable "fairy tale: " a biography of the artist and the circle of people surrounding him at various stages in his life. If you have an interest in any of the following: the art of fashion, the halcyon days of New York City and Paris, fashion illustration, or fine art there can be no greater gift than this paean to Mr. Lopez." Jeffrey Felner, "New York Journal of Books" ..".a fascinating romp through the artist's life and times, discoveries and obsessions, friends and fame." "Artinfo.com ""The aim of his books...is to introduce Lopez to a new generation. Most of the cashe has never been seen before; all of it looks just as cool and commanding as it did in its day." " W Magazine"..".a loving and lavish tribute to the Puerto Rican-born artist." " Fashioninformer.com ""Antonio Lopez was the most renowned fashion illustrator of the 1970s and '80s." Antonio Lopez: Fashion, Art, Sex, and Disco" collects some of his finest work, along with many of the photographs he made and worked from." "Bloomberg News ""A new book pays homage to a fashion illustrator who redrew history. Antonio Lopez...elevat
About the Author
Roger Padilha and Mauricio Padilha are the founders of MAO Public Relations and MAO Mag and authors of The Stephen Sprouse Book. Andre Leon Talley is a contributing editor to Vogue. Anna Sui's clothes, cosmetics, and accessories are sold in more than fifty countries worldwide. She launched her company in 1991, and in 2009 she received the CFDA Lifetime Achievement Award.