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Alana Dee Haynes for #utopiantofollow

“A lot of my creations as a young child were artistic omens for the future. I was raised on art; it’s in my blood. I always went to schools that were very art heavy, and my parents would take me to galleries and museums frequently,”   “I’m not sure if there was a definite moment, […]

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Art+Culture, Fashion

LEVER LE VOILE SUR LA MODE

Même si l’on n’a pas la chance de pouvoir assister à un défilé de la Fashion Week des grandes mégalopoles, ceux-ci sont visibles en temps réel sur les réseaux sociaux. Les marques ont bien intégré les réseaux sociaux dans leur communication. Ainsi, les dessous des collections et les préparatifs des défilés sont partagés par des […]

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Architecture

The Eiffel Tower, 15-Years Renovation

As the City of Light bids to hold the 2024 Olympic Games, its iconic landmark is getting a $318 million facelift. Here, a timeline of the monument’s makeovers throughout history. Everyone enjoys a little sprucing now and then, and the Eiffel Tower is no exception. The historic Parisian landmark is getting a $318 million facelift. […]

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Architecture, Design, Design and Deco

Micro Hutong Designed by ZAO

Designed by ZAO in Beijing, Micro Hutong inherits the intimate scale of the traditional hutong, revitalizing its social condensing capabilities, while enhancing it with spatial improvements. The goal of this project, a 30 sqm hostel, is to search for possibilities of creating ultra-small scale social housing within the limitations of super-tight traditional hutong spaces of […]

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AledeBasseville, Archive, Photograhy

Inspiration archive #13

Inspiration from the Archive of Jarl Ale de Basseville  want to give readers the opportunity to rediscover the shooting the most iconic of Utopian Magazine. If fashion has always been a mirror of the time, fashion photography is an art that depicts and interprets the social, cultural, …

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Art+Culture

CHANEL LE MIROIR AUX ALOUETTES

Chanel ou le miroir aux alouettes : il est loin le temps où le mot grand n’était pas seulement dans les lieux de présentation. Bienvenu au Grand Palais pour un petit show. Le couturier, on le sait depuis St Laurent, est l’homme le plus démuni de la terre, mais certains sont plus démunis que d’autres. […]

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Design, Fashion

Alix Browne

“The fashion show is the ultimate realisation of a designer’s vision,” writes Alix Browne in Rizzoli’s spectacular new book. Pictured: Issey Miyake S/S99.

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Art+Culture, Photograhy

Andrei Tarkovsky’s Polaroids‎

With the discovery and digitisation of a cache of his personal polaroids, we gain access into the luminous world of Andrei Tarkovsky… Russian auteur Andrei Tarkovsky is often cited as the greatest cinematic artist of all time. His roster of just seven films – including Andrei Rublev, Ivan’s Children and Solaris – have made him […]

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Art+Culture

The Complicated Reasons Why Modern Relationships Break Easily

Why are relationships so hard today? Why do we fail at love every time, despite trying so hard? Why have humans suddenly become so inept at making relationships last? Have we forgotten how to love? Or worse, forgotten what love is? We’re not prepared. We’re not prepared for the sacrifices, for the compromises, for the […]

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