The second glossy Vogue Man Arabia style and culture supplement is out now with the April 2018 issue of Vogue Arabia, featuring the region’s style innovators, tech disruptors, and media leaders. Here’s what more to expect inside:
#1 A candid conversation with cover star Samuel L Jackson
The coolest star in Hollywood sat down with Vogue Man Arabia to talk about the difference between Pulp Fiction and Die Hard with a Vengeance, his history in the US’s civil rights movement, why he always watches his own films – and the one question he’s always asked on a plane.
#2 Your essential summer style guide
All the trends straight from the SS18 catwalks. Think you can’t wear bohème luxe or Pantone suits? Our editors show you how to reimagine the runway for effortless, stylish dressing, from the new technical fabrics to the perennial favorite Hawaiian shirt. We also meet the designer behind Saudi streetwear brand Hindamme, and find out how Toby by Hatem Alakeel is taking Arabic national dress into the future.
#3 Meet the Arab men shaking up their industries
Egyptian-Palestinian news journalist Ayman Mohyeldin on bringing his award-winning reporting on Arab issues to MSNBC in New York, film director Ali Mostafa explains why the region’s film industry is on the up, and producer Etyen shares why Beirut’s electronic music scene is heating up. We also meet one of the most influential men in streetwear – Puma’s Yassine Saidi – and find out why Saudi comedian Fahad Albutairi is staking his claim on the international stage.
#4 Who are the region’s style influencers?
From their experimental shopping to burgeoning social media profiles, we profile four stylish Arab men – a model, designer, art director, and influencer – to discover what sets them apart. Mohammad Saeed Al-Shehhi, CEO of Dubai Design District also shares his insider style secrets, from where he gets his hair cut to his first-choice sneakers.
#5 See an exclusive portfolio of His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan by photographer Ramesh Shukla
Ramesh Shukla spent decades documenting His Highness Sheikh Zayed, capturing key moments in the UAE’s history. In this exclusive portfolio, the photographer shares his memories and favorite never-before-seen images.
#6 Find out where to eat, how to experience LA like Younes Bendjima – and why Saudi Arabia sent footballers to Spain
Need an escape from the real world? Looking for the region’s best new restaurants? Or maybe you’re craving a Middle Eastern meal in London… And what is Salem Al-Dawsari doing in Spain? It’s all inside the Spring/Summer 2018 issue of Vogue Man Arabia, on sale now.