In Spain, morena is the given name to a tanned or a non blonde girl or both at the same time.morena is a collection of monographs venturing in nudity as a state of true elegance, in a timeless vibe of sexual openness. The photographer, the model, the editorial, acompannied with a close interview or a conversation. We take this way to get an unique and timeless collectable publication.
Richard Kern is a New York filmmaker, writer and photographer. He established himself as part of the underground cultural scene in the East Village of New York City during the 1980s, producing underground zines featuring art, poetry, photography and fiction, and later directing erotic and experimental films.
Since the 1990s, Kern has turned almost exclusively to still photography, and in the past years he has published several photography books with Taschen starring young nude women. In this fourth issue of morena, Kern shoots his yoga partner/model Michelle, in a two-day shoot taken in Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut.
”A contemporary new classic, morena is 24 x 32 centimeters and 48 pages long in an exquisite coated embossed paper printed in offset color.
Limited Edition of 1000 copies