Monica Menez

news | Monica Menez ODDITORY film in the New York Fashion Film Festival programme and now represented by Wanda and Enri Mür

MONICA MENEZ’s ODDITORY fashion film showed at Berlin Fashion Film Festival and won Best Fashion Film 2013 Award and makes New York Fashion Film Festival’s selection of the 20 Best Fashion Films in 2013. The festival took place on 6 February at the New York School of Visual Arts. GoSee presents the film along with a selection of great set portraits. The following films were also part of the programme: A New York Moment by Glen Luchford Clean by Kling by Tomas Pena Daria Wer …

24.02.2014 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Monica Menez wins the Fashion Grand Prix and the Art Direction award at the first INTERNATIONAL FASHION FILM FESTIVAL in Madrid

The first INTERNATIONAL FASHION FILM FESTIVAL was held from 28 October until 3 November at Madrid’s Centre for Contemporary Creation Matadero de Madrid. The jury comprised Empar Prieto (SModa), Eugenio Recuenco (current exhibition in Berlin, as reported by GoSee), Eugenia de la Torriente, Manolo Moreno (Zaping/M&C Saatchi), David Delfin, Rossy de Palma and Laura Ponte. Workshops and talks were held alongside the super popular fashion film screenings. A total of 8 winners were annou …

04.11.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Monica Menez : ASVOFF 5 festival – the ‘Hors d‘oeuvre’ spot by Monica Menez wins ‘Best Art Direction’ award

The ASVOFF 5 (=A Shaded View on Fashion Film) fashion film festival by Diane Pernet took place at Centre Pompidou in Paris from 9 -11. November. Stuttgart based photographer Monica MENEZ won the ‘Best Art Director’ award for ‘Hors d‘oeuvre’. Model Albe Hamiti starred in the film and Atelier Josche came up with the vintage inspired set design. Paul Klinar was director of photography; the fashion film was produced in collaboration with fashion label Goldknopf Couture. …

26.11.2012 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Monica Menez : Little Drop Of Poison - theatrical - romantic GOLDKNOPF COUTURE S/S 2012, editorials for GZ LIVE jewellery magazine

The fashion photographer produced the cover of and two editorials in GZ LIVE jewellery magazine (issue 10/2011). Once again, she photographed the campaign for the GOLDKNOPF COUTURE S/S 2012 label, this time the concept was 'A Little Drop of Poison'. The label by Friedemann Vogel, first soloist of the Stuttgart ballet and freshly awarded 'Dancer of the year' and the former dancer Thomas Lempertz was created in 2007. They design 1950s style cocktail dresses with ribbons, 1920s-inspired frin …

04.11.2011 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Photographer and director Monica Menez presents the WILLEMS WONDERGLASSES eyewear collection Autumn/Winter 2011

Not only does the Stuttgart-based photographer love to take unusual photographs, but she recently also tried her hands at directing. Monica produced the fashion short film ‘Precious’ for the WILLEMS WONDERGLASSES autumn collection. The clip has scored a whopping 1 million views and is also part of the La Jolla Fashion Film Festival in San Diego / CA on the 29th / 30th of July at the Museum of Contemporary Art. She is in good company, as far as directors are concerned: Karl La …

19.07.2011 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | NEW : Monica Menez; beauty and fashion photographer, Stuttgart; editorials for BLINK and MEISSEN JOAILLERIE MAGAZINE, fashion film for WILLEMS WONDERGLASSES

Monica MENEZ is a new entry at GoSee. She has managed to perfect the splits between fashion photography and art. Monica realises freelance projects, editorials and even commissioned work in her very own aesthetic and unique style. An example of which can be admired in Korean BLINK MAGAZINE, which features her ‘Torture’ series, a bondage game with cacti, gags and devices. One should point out not only the sensual-photographic production but also the model’s courage to pose b …

19.07.2011 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article