“LITTLE DARK ONES”
A story for and of the "little dark ones" by Betsy Johnson and Luke Nugent.
Kierön (/ ˈkɪərən/ KEER-ən or /ˈkɪərɔːn/ KEER-awn), is a male given name from the Goidelic languages. It means “little dark one”. Inspired by her best friend, Betsy Johnson reinterprets myth and folklore to create a truly mesmerizing portrait series.
Concept + Creative Direction: Betsy Johnson
Photography: Luke Nugent
Styling: Betsy Johnson + Luke Smith
Make-up: Paige Whiting
Assistants: Catie Appleton + Clara Schmermund
Special thanks to: Alecsander Rothschild, Aliou Jahna, Charles Jeffrey, Elissa Poppy, Emma Brewin, HANGER, Jivomir Domoustchiev, JORDANLUCA, Jude Ferrari, Luis De Javier, Luke W Anderson, Marko Baković, Micol Ragni, R&M Leather, Sarah Garfield, Soft Skin Latex, Western Affair