Photographed by famed lensman Tim Walker and styled by Vogue editor-in-chief Edward Enninful with set design by Shona Heath, pictures of Pirelli’s 2018 Calender has been released.
Said to be inspired by Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland and the original sketches he drew before John Tenniel‘s illustrations, the calendar’s theme takes on the iconic novel’s elaborateness and comes alive with the help of an all black cast of fantastic personalities brought together from the world of fashion, cinema and music.
Adwoa Aboah is Tweedledee
Naomi Campbell and Sean Combs are The Royal Beheaders
Slick Woods is The Madhatter
Lupita Nyong’o is The Dormouse
Whoopi Goldberg is The Royal Duchess
Djimon Hounsou is The King of Hearts
RuPaul is The Queen of Hearts
Adut Akech is The Queen of Diamonds
Alpha Dia is the Five-Of-Hearts-Playing-Card Gardener
King Owusu is the Two-Of-Hearts-Playing-Card Gardener
Lil Yachty is The Queen’s Guard
Thando Hopa is The Princess of Hearts
Wilson Oryema is the Seven-Of-Hearts-Playing-Card Gardener
Zoe Bedeaux is The Caterpillar
Sasha Lane is The Mad March Hare
Duckie Thot is Alice.
Images – cnn.com, vogue.com