Ideas From Massimo Osti | Expanded Second Edition


Originally released in 2012, an expanded second edition of late Italian designer, Massimo Osti's extensive monograph 'Ideas from Massimo Osti' has just been released. Considered the 'Godfather of Sportswear" Osti founded the groundbreaking labels of Stone Island and C.P. Company and would continue to be one of the most innovative designers in menswear throughout his extensive career. With over 1000 images and interviews with Paul Harvey (Stone Island 1995-2005), Sir Paul Smith, Paolo Zegna, Pier Luigi Loro Piana, Francois Gibaud, William Gibson, Errolson Hugh and Aitor Throup, and legendary magazine editors Franca Sozzani (Vogue Italia) and Ashley Heath (The Face, Arena Homme +),  "the book offers an extremely wide-spanning look at Osti's achievements and influence, contextualizing the designer as a visionary artist working in numerous different formats". With copies of the first edition going for upwards of $500 it would be best to act quick and secure a copy here.