Rumor has it that former creative director for Christian Dior Raf Simons is saying “adios” to his label. Florence, Italy was was the runway for Simons spring 2017 presenting a collection inspired by the late photographer Robert Mapplethorpe.
If you don’t know who he is … well, he is one of the most famous photographers of our times. Mapplethorpe is known for his nude portraits of men, erect penises, and other things related to bondage (BDSM).
Here are some of the runway images from his Spring 2017 collection.