Issue 9 Summer/Autumn 2021
Replica Man is a bi-annual magazine by the Re-Edition magazine team, focusing on male fashion and art photography. Often including street-cast models, the magazine takes an adventurous approach to exploring male aesthetic.
This issue leads with some of the most interesting Creative talents and Artists of the moment
In the wake of George Floyd’s murder and the riots it sparked around the world, Louis Vuitton’s menswear designer Virgil Abloh was concocting his AW21 show – a collaboration with a powerhouse of creatives including rapper, actor, and wordsmith Saul Williams. The dynamic pair appear in conversation in Replica’s 9th issue, discussing the collaboration and the potency of authentic Black storytelling. Williams also appears in Louis Vuitton’s SS21 collection, photographed by John Edmonds.
Elsewhere, genre-bending Texan artist Teezo Touchdown works a 40 page Balenciaga portfolio shot by Nick Sethi.
Actor Caleb McLaughlin, from Concrete Cowboys, is one of Hollywood’s exciting new faces. He appears in Saint Laurent’s AW21 collection photographed by Grace Alhbom.
Rapper and filmmaker Topaz Jones, is captured by Justin French in Dior’s AW21 collection, discussing his expansive new album/film project amalgamation Don’t Go Tellin’ Your Momma.
The theatrical enigma of German actor Lars Eidinger shows his versatility in a fun game of dress up and more theatrics. Other Brilliant young fashion Creatives deliver the most exciting images making this our strongest issue to date.