We throw a party for the King of Fashion and Valentino (1) personalizes copies of his book. Queen of ’70s porn Vanessa Del Rio
presides from a golden throne at the TASCHEN NYC shop’s launch for Fifty Years of Slightly Slutty Behavior
(2). Modernist buildings make a comeback in Julius Shulman
’s triple-volume set of forgotten mid-century architectural masterpieces (4), here with actress Kelly Lynch (3). On a sad note, our friend and longtime art editor Ingo F. Walther, responsible for many TASCHEN successes, passes away.