Joaquin Phoenix Through the Years

Joaquin Phoenix photographed by Hedi Slimane from our April 2018 issue.

After cleaning up at the Golden Globes, Critics’ Choice Awards, and the BAFTAs, Joaquin Phoenix is the odds-on favorite of winning his first Oscar this Sunday for his role as Arthur Fleck in Todd Phillips’s Joker. In anticipation, we decided to look back at the times the mercurial actor graced our pages.



Phoenix making his Interview debut in the October 1995 issue. Photo by D-J @AMOS.


APRIL 1997

Joaquin Phoenix and Liv Tyler photographed by Inez & Vinoodh.

Phoenix’s stretch-knit polo shirt and Liv Tyler’s silk chiffon blouse and dress all by Prada. Multistrand turquoise choker from David Saity Jewelry, NYC.

Phoenix’s cotton T-shirt by Paul Smith. Liv Tyler’s sweater by Dolce & Gabbana.

Phoenix’s Western shirt from Alice Underground, NYC.



Phoenix on the cover of the August 2000 issue. Photos by Albert Watson.

Shirt by Helmut Lang.

Shirt by DieselStyleLab.



Phoenix photographed by Amanda Demme for our October 2012 issue.



Phoenix on the cover of the April/May 2018 issue, photographed by Hedi Slimane.