Alison Goldfrapp’s Glamour, Grit, and Gaze

Described by The Independent as a “glamorous gold chameleon,” British singer-songwriter Alison Goldfrapp projects strong, stylized imagery in all her performances, whether on screen or on stage.

I suspect she’s just showing off here in demonstrating that with super-slick audio and visual production values—and the right pair of legs—glamour can even shine through gritty images of ashtrays, toilets, and garbage:


The retro Studio 54 stuff doesn’t hurt either.

Whatever else she has going for her, Alison Goldfrapp seems to have the glamorous art of being photographed with an indirect gaze and obscured eyes down to a science.

Cross-posted from my post at DeepGlamour.net