Often provocative, always creative: meet graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister
| The British woodcrafters bringing a new dimension to an age-old skill
| Sample Paul Pairet’s Michelin-starred culinary delights in Shanghai
| See how Iris van Herpen is redefining fashion technology
| Time-travel to the futuristic city of Seoul
BEAUTY AND THE ARTISTE Stefan Sagmeister has an agenda, and he's not afraid to bare it. The brilliant, controversial design icon reveals what shapes him HUSH HOUR Silence may be golden, but in Finland it's embedded into the culture. We delve into solitude in a whisper-quiet Jaguar I-PACE 18 24 46 60 STARMAN In a land of 1.4 billion people, China has just one restaurant with three Michelin stars. Discover Ultraviolet chef Paul Pairet's unique vision TOMORROWLAND South Korea's capital is in a different time zone – about ten years ahead. We visit Seoul for a glimpse of a dazzling, high-tech future
COVER: ALEXANDER SEGER. IMAGES: JESSICA WALSH & STEPHANIE GONOT, ALEXANDER RHIND, SHAWN KOH, JUN MICHAEL PARK, BRUCE CONNEW, HI-YOUNG LEE THEJAGUAR ISSUE 06, 2019 08 THE CURVE From ultra-exclusive private island hotels to creative cocktail art, here's our roundup of the best and latest in trendy modern living 32 LUMBER PARTY Three British artists are redefining the notion of what you can create with a venerable but humble material: wood 36 TIMELESS ELEGANCE The classic lines of a 1978 Jaguar XJ meet the sinuous forms of Henry Moore artworks, in a graceful expression of sartorial style 52 END OF THE RUNWAY Is that nirvana on the horizon? We ask some pioneers if personal, sustainable, point-to-point aircraft are set to take off 56 SCIENCE OF THE TIMES The wild and wonderful world of Iris van Herpen, who fuses the past and the future into acclaimed 3D-printed couture designs 68 AGE AGAINST THE MACHINE A quarter-century feels like a lifetime ago. Except when a motoring journalist meets a supercar from yesteryear: the Jaguar XJ220 74 ACE OF PACE From Jaguar 'taxis' at the Nürburgring to the eTROPHY championship I-PACE, we find out what makes racer Célia Martin tick 76 PRODUCT NEWS Learn all about the alluring new Jaguar XE, celebrate the I-PACE's awards triumph, and get a glimpse of the next-generation XJ 78 THIS JAGUAR LIFE Formula E presenter Nicki Shields reflects on her multi-faceted relationship with Jaguars, be it frantic, electric or iconic Editor in Chief David Barnwell Senior Editor Sachin Rao Senior Art Director Dan Delaney Art Editor Salman Naqvi Designer Thomas Saible Photo Director Elina Gathof Production Director Marie Bressem Market and Production Manager Hannah McDonald Account Manager Adrianna Juraszek Business Director Moray McLaren Managing Director Production Unit Dr. Markus Schönmann Editor on behalf of Jaguar Chas Hallett The Jaguar magazine is published by Spark44 Ltd, The White Collar Factory, 1 Old Street Yard, London EC1Y 8AF, UK on behalf of Jaguar, Abbey Road, Whitley, Coventry CV3 4LF. Copyright Spark44 Ltd. 2019. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or part is prohibited without the written permission of the publisher. Opinions expressed are those of the author and not Jaguar. This magazine does not accept unsolicited manuscripts, photographs or illustrations, and cannot accept any responsibility for them. While every care is taken compiling the contents of The Jaguar magazine, vehicle specifications, features and equipment shown in this magazine are subject to change and may vary by country. All necessary permissions were obtained for film and photography in restricted access areas. Information was correct at time of going to print. For additional vehicle information, contact your authorised Jaguar retailer. Please drive responsibly. IN THIS ISSUE RODRIGO CARMUEGA The Argentinian fashion photographer is sought after by everyone from Wallpaper to The Sunday Times. After this shoot, of a classic Jaguar XJ alongside the works of a famous sculptor, we can see why. JOHN L WALTERS 20 years as editor and co-owner of international graphic design journal Eye make John the perfect person to interview iconoclastic designer Stefan Sagmeister on the topic of his latest exhibition: beauty. ANDREW FRANKEL The veteran motoring journalist writes for Autocar, MotorSport, Goodwood and his own Insta-mag DriveNation. We organised a 25-year reunion for him and an old friend: the seminal Jaguar XJ220. KENYA HUNT The London-based American is deputy editor of Elle and has written for the Guardian, Vogue and Marie Claire. For our pages, she unpicks boundary-pushing fashion technologist Iris van Herpen. JUN MICHAEL PARK Jun has produced award-winning reportage from Cuba to Greece. Here, the South Korean photographer turns his lens on his own home town, illuminating Seoul's futuristic side for our travel feature. THEJAGUAR 7
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The latest issue features a range of inspiring people: from Luke Jennings, creator of Villanelle, one of the most interesting television characters in recent times, to Marcus Du Sautoy, who ponders whether artificial intelligence is on the brink of becoming creative. Out on the road, we visit the US to explore the foodie heaven of Portland in a Jaguar I-PACE, take a Jaguar XE to the south of France to get a photographer’s viewpoint of the charming town of Arles, and much more.