Fulvio Bonavia recently shot this photo for Foxy Supersoft Color, an Italian toilet tissue that comes in three pastel shades. Who says toilet paper can’t be funny? . . .
For “Vanités,” a recent exhibition organized by Publicis Paris, 12 different artists were asked to create a memento mori—a piece of art symbolizing their own mortality. Fulvio Bonavia is one of the artists who was asked to participate. Below, the memento mori he produced for the show, which was on view on the Champs-Élysées, as […]
Fulvio Bonavia’s still-life mashups featured in ad campaign for Britain’s John Lewis department store
Popular British department store John Lewis recently installed a mini version of its equally popular Waitrose supermarkets inside the store, inspiring an ad campaign that called on Fulvio Bonavia’s clever still-life mashups of hard goods and foods and plant life. Here’s a look at the ads promoting the new Waitrose store at the Watford location […]
The Stockland Martel Blog turned 4 this spring, so we thought it would be fun to look back at the posts that attracted the most views over the years. But instead of a list of links, our retrospective takes the form of the gallery below. Click on any image to view the whole thing as […]
In 2012, the venerable Swiss fragrance and flavor maker Firmenich commissioned photographer Fulvio Bonavia to create a campaign highlighting the company’s heritage and craftsmanship, which date back to 1895. Fulvio responded to the challenge by producing still lifes of accessories and arts-related items like a camera and a guitar crafted from ephemeral materials such as […]
Fulvio Bonavia recently shot new car campaigns for Dacia, Renault, and Renault/Momo Design. All three were through Publicis Rome, created in collaboration with executive creative director Cristiana Boccassini, associate creative director Alexandra Todero, and art director Claudia Ganapini. Here’s a look… . .. . . .
Asked to shoot a self-portrait in his signature style for our latest SMart Book photo annual, Fulvio Bonavia created this image of himself wearing a fish as a tie. The photo is a sly allusion to his immensely popular food-based fashion still lifes, many of which are collected in the book A Matter of Taste, […]
It’s Nice That, a blog and print magazine “championing creativity across the art and design world,” recently featured Fulvio Bonavia‘s uniquely ingenious food-based fashion still lifes from his book A Matter of Taste. Click here to read “Fulvio Bonavia makes cauliflower bobble hats and watermelon helmets. Cool!”
. For this new ad for Audi, Fulvio Bonavia had to photographically illustrate the concept that an Audi technician knows your car as well as he knows himself—hence, the familiar reflection when he gazes upon the engine. It took a number of steps to create this image. Fulvio first shot the car. Next, he worked […]
. This ad is truly horrifying—a vulture is carrying off a newborn baby—but the shock factor is intentional. As of last year, the Democratic Republic of Congo reportedly had the world’s second-highest infant-mortality rate, and Rome-based nonprofit organization IMAGINE Onlus is responding to this urgent issue with Project Born, a campaign for women and children. […]