Yohji Yamamoto Archive

Yohji Yamamoto's Black Magic

PARIS, France — Punk, for Yohji Yamamoto, is a state of mind that never tires. While his contemporaries become milder with the years, the king of black gets sharper and punchier, his asymmetric tailoring a thing of harsh beauty, his sense of drape dryly poetic. The magic about this designer is that you go to his shows imagining exactly what you will see — a sea …