Poetry is what Beyoncé presented with her visual album, Black Is King,2020欧洲杯导航 a magnum opus that highlights the African diaspora—its culture, traditions, and styles. From the sweeping cinematography at picturesque locations across the globe (including South Africa, West Africa, Belgium, London, New York, and Los Angeles) to the cast that includes an to the incredible number of costume changes, Queen Bey made a profound statement. It was Afrofuturism at its finest—a sentiment that was enforced by the fashion in the film.
Working with stylist Zerina Akers, Beyoncé showcased a miles-long parade of ensembles that was a feast for the senses. There were ball gowns reminiscent of debutante cotillions, styles that mirrored ancient cave paintings, large-than-life garbs that payed reverence to disparate African tribes, and glistening bodysuits and fringe pieces that saluted the trends of today. Indeed, Akers corralled designers both big and small to help bring Beyoncé's incredible vision to life. From Riccardo Tisci at Burberry and Olivier Rousteing at Balmain to Alon Livné and Loza Maléombho, we're tracking the outfits by these sartorial maestros that were on display in Beyoncé's visual symphony.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a custom white gown by Wendy Nichol.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a mocha-colored bodysuit with a crescent moon print by Marine Serre.
Beyoncé wears a pleated yellow ensemble by Balmain.
Beyoncé wears a glittering leopard-print catsuit by Valentino, heels by Christian Louboutin, and studded sunglasses by A-Morir.
Beyoncé wears a cow-print mini ensemble by Burberry and shoes by Christian Louboutin.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a custom top, pant, and jacket by Burberry.
Beyoncé wears a custom black tiered chiffon outfit by Timothy White.
Beyoncé wears a custom crystal dress and boots by Vrettos Vrettakos and a necklace by Laurel Dewitt.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a shimmering, form-hugging bodysuit and skirt by D.Bleu.Dazzled and a necklace by Area.
Beyoncé wears a black glistening bodysuit and skirt by D.Bleu.Dazzled; headpiece, hoop earrings, and diamond choker by Area.
Beyoncé wears a fringe crystal dress by Area.
Beyoncé wears an off-the-shoulder, frilly dress by Mary Katrantzou.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a floral-printed tiered gown by Erdem and earrings by Anabela Chan.
Beyoncé wears a pink chiffon gown by Molly Goddard.
Beyoncé wears a jersey dress and leggings by Mugler.
Beyoncé wears a crystal net dress by Alessandra Rich and custom crystal turban by Laurel DeWitt.
Beyoncé wears a cream dress with billowy sleeves and crochet skirt by Alon Livné, and a custom headpiece by Laurel DeWitt.
Beyoncé wears a white crochet ensemble by Déviant La Vie.
Beyoncé wears a blue gown by Alejandro and wide-brim hat by Marta Jakubowski x Jo Miller.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a graphic, black-and-white ensemble with gold hardware by Loza Maléombho.
Beyoncé wears a fitted blue denim top and larger-than-life jeans by Michaela Stark.
Beyoncé wears a beaded, silk trench-and-jumper hybrid by 5:31 Jérôme.
Beyoncé wears a floral bodysuit by Levenity.
Beyoncé wears a printed duster by Confetti.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a custom black bustier with feathers by Ashi Studio.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a crystal fringe ensemble by Lace by Tanaya.
Model Naomi Campbell wears a white ruffled gown by Alexander McQueen.
2020欧洲杯导航Former Destiny's Child member Kelly Rowland wears a pink gingham top and matching trousers by Emilia Wickstead.
Actress Lupita Nyong'o wears a white lace dress by Rodarte.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a red tinsel dress.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a silver fringe dress.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a white cheetah-print gown.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a rust-orange dress with a hood.
Beyoncé wears a satin bustier while surrounded by a cast in voluminous ball gowns.
2020欧洲杯导航Beyoncé wears a gold chain mail dress and headpiece.