2006 Photo Contest, Arts and Entertainment, 3rd prize

Paolo Pellegrin

Magnum Photos for Olympus

01 February, 2005

Backstage scenes from the New York Fashion Week.

Twice yearly, US and international designers present their new collections in huge air-conditioned marquees in Bryant Park. The event does not attract not only attract top models and designers, but also celebrities and socialites, lured in by the invitation-only shows and parties.

About the photographer

Paolo Pellegrin

Paolo Pellegrin was born in 1964 in Rome, Italy. He studied architecture at Sapienza Università di Roma, before moving on to photography at the Istituto Italiano di Fotografia, a...

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