Next Wave: Mexico City Lensed by Joel Palmer

In the latest chapter of our globe-trotting portfolio, six of fashion’s newest image-makers are capturing a new era of self-expression in men’s style

This feature appears in VMAN 48, now available for purchase!


“Mexico’s culture and colors exhilarate, and the chaos feels so humble. I have always found my inspiration within the beauty of chaos. But one of the most exciting parts of this story was being able to include the people living their lives in Mexico City. Whether it was the man shining shoes on a corner, the trans woman who owns a local erotic boutique, or the dog walkers in the park, it was amazing to have these humans contribute a little bit of themselves to these images.”

—Joel Palmer

Kevin and dancers wear Boss
Kevin wears Dsquared2
Kevin and dancers wear total looks BOSS
Left image: Top and pants Sanchez Kane, Boots Montserrat Messeguer, Sunglasses Carrera, Necklace AYANEGUI
Kevin wears total look Dsquared2
Kevin wears Dsquared2 and sunglasses vintage
Kevin wears Jacket Egrbyegr and top AYANEGUI
Kevin wears top and necklace AYANEGUI
Left image: Kevin wears Dsquared2, RIght Image: Kevin wears total look BOSS
Jacket and pants Sanchez-Kane, Top AYANEGUI, Vintage sunglasses
Full look Dsquared2


This feature appears in VMAN 48, now available for purchase!


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