Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

This man knows a thing or two about men of the cloth.

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

Filippo Sorcinelli makes vestments for popes and bishops.

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

Pope Benedict XVI was among his customers.

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

At the LAVS atelier, garments are made by hand.

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

The intricate vestments cost up to €10,000 each.

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

The LAVS atelier produces 200 unique items every year.

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

Filippo Sorcinelli is also behind the UNUM perfume company.

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

The artist enjoys stark contrasts between dark and bright colors.

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Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

He creates sculptures and installations.

Fashion and art

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

Filippo Sorcinelli uses his own body as a photographic subject. Photographs of him always appear in black and white.

Italian artist Filippo Sorcinelli uses spiritual as well as erotic motifs in his work. The muli-talent is also a tailor who makes vestments for popes and cardinals, including Pope Francis.

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Euromaxx | 04.06.2016

Pope tailor Filippo Sorcinelli

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