Art+Culture

Melania, l’autre Trump et Jarl Ale de Basseville

Alors que le président des États-Unis s’exprimait ce mardi 25 septembre 2018, dans l’après-midi, devant l’Assemblée générale de l’ONU, nous allons ce soir nous intéressés à l’autre Trump. Installée maintenant depuis plus d’un an à la Maison-Blanche, Melania, son épouse, paraît chercher sa place et même jouer une autre partition que celle de son président […]

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Art+Culture, Utopian

Meet the Mutinists: Willow Smith at Maison Margiela

Discover the Mutiny film that was debuted today during our Spring-Summer 2019 Co-ed Show designed by @jgalliano. Directed by @fabienbaron, the short film stars our six mutinists to embody the multi-faceted values of the fragrance: singer, actress and dancer @willowsmith; singer @princessnokia; model @molllsbair; model @hannegabysees; actress @sashablane, and model @teddy_quinlivan. @maisonmargielafragrances #MyMutiny #MaisonMargiela

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Art+Culture

Romance Was Born: Paris FW18

Romance was born showcased its latest “kinda couture” collection, Step into Paradise, during Paris couture week for the very first time. The show was an exclusive resort showcase of hand worked garments that invited attendees to enter a world of visual splendour, that sparkles with nature.

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Art+Culture

Flora Miranda: Paris FW18/19

Ready To Die” is a pun on “Ready To Wear” fashion collections. For this body of work Flora Miranda deals with ‘death’ in a broader sense, namely the fugacity of fashion products – findin The first thought to on ‘death’ is the custody and sterility of garments in museum collections, which leads to the image […]

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Art+Culture

REVEAL PROJECT

SAVE THE DATE REVEAL PROJECT will present their Spring-Summer 2019 Kyo-Yuzen collection during the Paris Ready-to-wear Fashion Week calendaronTuesday, 25th of September from 11am-2pm atMusée de la Chasse et de la Nature 62 Rue des Archives 75003 Paris The Presentation will be accompanied by a cocktail and lunch event.On this occasion I am pleased to […]

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Architecture, Art+Culture

Le nouveau tribunal de Paris, une illusion de transparence

Ce magazine d’architecture américain découvre le nouveau tribunal de Paris, inauguré en avril. Sa structure et son histoire révèlent un pan de la société française. Une “salle des pas perdus” est un vaste espace ouvert situé à l’entrée d’un édifice public français, une sorte de piazza intérieure permettant d’accéder au bâtiment lui-même. Mais dans les tribunaux, cette […]

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Art+Culture

Art for your sake

We don’t have to debate whether art should be political – it always is. Probably the most well known artist-cum-dissident of the current climate, Ai Weiwei, proposed that “if somebody questions reality, truth, facts; [it] always becomes a political act.” His exploits certainly tread the thorny ground where art and politics collide, but does art […]

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Architecture, Archive, Art+Culture

Rethinking the utopian vision of the Bauhaus

Walter Gropius, the founding director of the Bauhaus, recalled how ‘young people flocked to us from home and abroad, not to design “correct” table lamps, but to participate in a community that wanted to create a new man in a new environment’. The Bauhaus, founded in Weimar in 1919, promised a radical, utopian transformation of […]

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Art+Culture, Design and Deco

​RENTREE 2018 A LA GALERIE CHRISTIAN BERST ART BRUT

SALON samedi 1er et dimanche 2 septembre participation à la 5e édition de Paréidolie Noussommesheureuxdecompterparmiles16galeries(dont7parisiennes)retenuesparlecomitédesélection du salon international du dessin contemporain Paréidolie, qui se tiendra pour cette 5e édition à l’espace le J1, à Marseille, le week-end des 1er et 2 septembre. Nous   y   présenterons   des   œuvres   de   l’artiste   brésilienne   Marilena   Pelosi,   du   français   Michel […]

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Art+Culture, Photograhy

Dingo le Tôle Art – 40 piges de prises de vues

Pour rendre hommage à ses 40 ans de carrière exceptionnelle, le Mondial de l’Automobile consacrera à Dingo une exposition qui lie l’automobile et la culture. Une exposition qui permettra aux fans et amateurs de photo d’art de voyager dans l’univers hors norme de Dingo au sein même du Mondial 2018. “40 années ont passé, des milliers […]

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Art+Culture

Vivienne Westwood and Burberry collaboration coming

The British label’s new chief creative officer Riccardo Tisci revealed the news via Instagram Riccardo Tisci is yet to present his debut collection for Burberry – his first collection will show during LFW in September – but he’s already making waves at the British house, today announcing that he will be collaborating with design icon Dame Vivienne Westwood. Posting about […]

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Art+Culture

Enquête sur les soirées des Macron à l’Elysée

Un jeudi par mois, le couple Macron a rendez-vous avec des citoyens lambda, conviés autour d’un artiste ou d’une œuvre, à une soirée d’exception très privée à l’Elysée. Confidences de ceux qui en étaient. C’est la première fois que le public ne vient pas rien que pour lui. L’écouter, le voir jouer. D’ailleurs, personne ne […]

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Art+Culture

Unseen photos of Amy Winehouse by Blake Wood

Blake Wood’s intimate photos show Winehouse in moments of tranquillity, simply being Amy In the winter of January 2008, a 24-year-old Amy Winehouse, then living amidst the success of Back to Black (2006), read the fortune of 22-year-old American photographer Blake Wood with a deck of playing cards. They had only met that day in the home of Kelly Osbourne, […]

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#utopiantofollow, Art+Culture

Sabina Šinko for #utopianmagazine

Sabina Šinko is a Slovenia based artist and puppet, set and costume designer. In addition to artistic creation she is an Assistant Professor at University of Maribor. In her paintings she  tends to surrealism and expressionism, influenced by her observations of peoples’ daily interactions with nature she create a moving and unique portraits.  They are dreamlike […]

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Art+Culture

YANINA COUTURE FW1819

The main source of inspiration for the FW1819 Couture collection is the love for traditions of the russian people and the love for french chic. This collection is like a kaleidoscope of eras mixing the Peter’s times, the Revolution, Katherine the Great, young Komsomols, modest peasant women, and the one thing that unites Russian beauties […]

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Art+Culture

Tommy Hilfiger is heading to Shanghai for its next show

The AW18 show sees the label continue its #TOMMYNOW tour around the globe Since AW16, Tommy Hilfiger has ditched the traditional show format to stage a world tour (known as #TOMMYNOW) that has already seen the label travel to New York, Milan, London and LA to showcase its collections. Now, for AW18, (remember, it’s see-now-buy-now), it’s heading to […]

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Art+Culture

Oscar the Icon

Niemeyer, an inspiration to generations of young Brazilian architects, is best known for designing most of the civic and government building of Brasilia, including the Roman Catholic Cathedral that earned him the 1988 Pritzker Architecture Prize. He began working as an architect in the 1930s and was influenced by the work of Le Corbusier, although […]

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Art+Culture

Artist Ryan Skelton gets down and dirty in the English countryside

In collaboration with director Saskia Dixie and 12 fashion designers, Skelton explores the link between nature and sexuality Artist Ryan Skelton has exhibited his latest project, Land Swallow, at Asylum Chapel in London. The launch show featured photographs from his upcoming book, as well as a live dance performance and a film presentation in collaboration with director Saskia Dixie. The Chapel’s […]

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Art+Culture, Photograhy

Tish Murtha, The Photographer Who Captured Britain’s Social Crises

Tish Murtha, Karen on overturned chair, Youth Unemployment 1980 © Ella Murtha, All rights reserved. Courtesy of Ella Murtha and The Photographers’ Gallery In the landscape of British documentary photography of the latter decades of the 20th century, Tish Murtha’s is not a name that is often referenced. Image-makers like Martin Parr, Homer Sykes and David Meadows pioneered in […]

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Art+Culture, Fashion

The fashion names with Big Dick Energy

Phoebe Philo doesn’t do interviews – she doesn’t need to prove herself to anyone, so big is her Big Dick Energy. If you think about it, the Céline Woman she invented – with her casual combo of dirty trainers with a £6000 silk gown – is pure BDE. IDEA IDEA doesn’t say a lot, but […]

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