Sarah Moon : now and then

Sarah Moon (photographer), Ingo Taubhorn (editor), Brigitte Woischnik (editor)
The photographer known by her artist's name Sarah Moon (b. 1941) grew up in England and France. Having worked as a model in Paris for some years, she began taking photographs in 1968. Her first campaign shots for Cacharel were followed by countless commercial works for Dior, Chanel, Comme des Garcons, and Christian Lacroix. Additionally, Moon photographed fashion editorials for magazines, shot sho
Moon, Sarah
Sarah Moon : now and then
Sarah Moon
Ingo Taubhorn Brigitte Woischnik
Original language
Heidelberg: Kehrer, 2016
157 p. : ill.
Catalogus n.a.v. de tentoonstelling te Hamburg (The House of Photography, Deichtorhallen) van 27 november 2015 tot 21 februari 2016
9783868286564 (hardback)

About Sarah Moon

Sarah Moon HonFRPS (born Marielle Warin; 1941) is a French photographer. Initially a model, she turned to fashion photography in the 1970s. Since 1985, she has concentrated on gallery and film work.


Marielle Warin was born in Vernon, France in 1941. Her Jewish family was forced to leave occupied France for England. As a teenager she studied drawing before working as a model in London and Paris (1960–1966) under the name Marielle Hadengue. She also became interested in photography, taking shots of her model colleagues. In 1970, she finally decided to spend all her time on photography rather than modelling, adopting Sarah Moon as her new name. She successfully captured the fashionable atmosphere of London after the "swinging sixties", working closely with Barbara Hulanicki, who had launched the popular clothes store Biba.

In 1972, she shot the Pirelli calendar, the first w…Read more on Wikipedia