Mariano Fortuny - Palais Galliera by Araso

Mariano Fortuny: silk for the gods

We owe Mariano Fortuny a unique holistic artistic approach, which gave birth to one of Venice’s most sumptuous...

Damien Hirst Palazzo Grassi (c) Araso

Damien Hirst knows how to build a brand

With his current exhibition at Palazzo Grassi, Damien Hirst positions himself not only as a creative visual artist but...

Love of Grandeur

One enters the den feeling like a distinguished guest called in with great simplicity to decipher the Jodorowskys’...

Vivre par Jochen Gerz (c) Araso

When sculpture goes horizontal

To celebrate Pompidou Centre’s 40 years anniversary, some major sculptures from the museum’s collection are...

Serious players

Whilst marketing has erected a temple for fun and declared it the new religion, a different wind is blowing over the...

Balenciaga, Bourdelle: a stroll in the antechamber of beauty

From his ivory tower at 10 Avenue George V in Paris, the Spanish Master would create collections for the elite of the...

Paris Perfume Museum: a new temple for Culturetainment

The long awaited Grand Musée du Parfum finally opened late 2016 in the former place of Christian Lacroix couture...

Disconcerting Cy Twombly

His paintings are lyrical ballads. His sculptures are quietly archaic. His photographs are like haikus. Cy Twombly is,...