Jessica Lange is an American actress who has worked in film, theater and television. The recipient of several awards, including two Oscars, three Emmys, five Golden Globes, one SAG Award and three Dorian Awards; in 1998, Entertainment Weekly listed Lange among The 25 Greatest Actresses of the 1990s. In 2016, Lange will star in the Broadway revival of Long Day’s Journey Into Night.
Antonio Lopez (1943-1987) was the dominant and influential fashion illustrator of the 1960s, 70s and 80s whose work appeared in such publications as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Interview and The New York Times.
Juan Ramos (1942-1995) was an art director and the creative partner of fashion illustrator Antonio Lopez. With Lopez, Ramos conceptualized fashion illustrations and advertising campaigns that were published in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar and The New York Times, and were later seen in museums around the world.
Yves Saint Laurent (1936-2008) was a French fashion designer, and is regarded as one of the greatest names in fashion history. In 1985, biographer Caroline Rennolds Milbank wrote, “The most consistently celebrated and influential designer of the past twenty-five years, Yves Saint Laurent can be credited with both spurring the couture’s rise from its sixties ashes and with finally rendering ready-to-wear reputable.” He is also credited with having introduced the tuxedo suit for women and was known for his use of non-European cultural references, and non-white models.
Corey Tippin is an American designer and makeup artist who while living in Paris in the late 1960s and early 1970s was part of an expatriate American fashion entourage which included Antonio Lopez and Juan Ramos. An early habitué of Andy Warhol’s Factory, with Jane Forth, Donna Jordan and Patti D’Arbanville, Tippin appeared in the cast of Warhol’s L’Amour (1973).