Celebrated as one of the world’s leading photographers from the 1950s onwards, Slim Aarons’ prints have been showcased in hundreds of galleries around the world, after initially appearing in leading magazines of the time, including Life, Holiday and Harper’s Bazaar. Notorious for his ability to effortlessly capture the attitudes and lifestyle of the American and European elite through his lens, Aarons’ talent earned him access to a number of high profile locales and subjects, such as: Jackie Kennedy, Marilyn Monroe, Errol Flynn, and Princess Grace of Monaco.
From parties in Beverly Hills to winters in Gstaad and summers on the Italian Riviera, Slim Aarons’ work showcases a golden age of wealth, privilege, beauty and leisure. Quite simply, in his own words, he made a living out of photographing “attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places”. Aarons’ images have become ingrained into popular culture, becoming everlasting symbols of style and modernism and influencing designers and artists for years to come.
Releasing on February 21, FINEPRINT co are pleased to announce the addition of 60 new Slim Aarons prints from the Getty Images collection. These new images will be showcased alongside existing prints in the FINEPRINT co catalogue for the Slim Aarons 2020 Collection. Incorporating Aarons’ trademark style and theme, these breathtaking images feature the rich and famous in luxurious locations across the world, from the gorgeous Positano coastline to the icy slopes of Verbier in the Swiss Alps.