The West is the best, a longtime resident of Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris knew as much in his pomp. These days West Coast influences throughout music and fashion in particular cannot be avoided. This month’s issue of GQ France evidences as much in a story set in Venice Beach featuring Josh Dane photographed by Rick Guest. Hawaiian print, camouflage, long boards, beards, and more, the West is in rude health and Josh Dane is today’s Vitruvian Man.
Credits include: Publication, GQ France August 2014; Title, “Flower Power”; Photography, Rick Guest; Styling, James Sleasford; Hair, Patricia Morales at Tracey Mattingly; Makeup, Fabiola at Tracey Mattingly; Fashion assistance, Nassim Derbikh; Los Angeles production, Yusuf Yagci at Rosco Productions.