For more than twenty years, Italian coffee producer, Lavazza has supported and explored the world or photography with their annual calendars, commissioning the likes of Helmut Newton, Ellen Von Unwerth, Ferdinando Scianna, Elliott Erwitt, David LaChapelle, Annie Leibovitz, Jean-Baptiste Mondino, to being profound and at times seductive images.
Curated by architect and designer, Fabio Novembre, the photo book also highlights illustration work for Lavazza by Milo Manara, one of the true masters of Italian erotic graphic novels and comics and narrative by Vincenzo Cerami. As a bonus, Lavazza: Con Te Partirò features the complete 2012 Lavazza calendar, which keeps with the tradition of the past two decades. Lavazza arrives January 10, 2012 on the Rizzoli imprint.
All photography: © Lavazza, curated by Fabio Novembre, Rizzoli New York, 2012.
Post images: Jeff Carvalho/Selectism.com
Select looks from inside Lavazza: Con Te Partiro after the click.