It seems more often than not, we celebrate the artist, but rarely the muse. Sure the muse is mentioned (Picasso’s Dora Maar, Man Ray’s Lee Mitter, Banksy’s Kate Moss) but they’re usually cited as inspirations for the artist, a part..
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When my parents retired few years ago, they re-located to a sleepy community in Florida – a simple place with rows of identical houses and beautifully manicured lawns. It looked like something out of Edward Scissorhands, but they seemed to..
Once heralded as the messiahs of electronic music, the French group Justice has set its sights on the US – out to prove they’re not just another pop band that’s « big in France ». It’s a brisk San Fran night at..
You may arrive in NY on a sunny day of March after you were fired from your job – copywriter in an advertising agency – or after breaking up with a girlfriend: You want to take some distance from the..
You just bought an agency in New York, why did you decide to set-up something over here ? Well, actually, we didn’t buy but created an agency from scratch in New York. It’s not a standard communication agency, but a..
Chronicles of a Suburban Past Sheldo’s America I am from the suburbs, a pure product of the last half of what was called the American century, and my world – the world I come from – is unrecognizable today… at..
THEY ARE CALLED FREEGANS, LOCAVORES, GUERILLA GARDENERS AND THEY ARE THE LATEST NEW YORK SENSATION. FOR THESE URBAN FREAKS, THE FIGHT AGAINST GLOBALISATION BEGINS IN OUR PLATES. TO GET A GRIP ON THE PHENOMENON, WE TRACKED THEM DOWN IN THE..
In an art fair, like the Armory, Art practitioners must market themselves within an informal network of perverse rituals, what are the rituals of allegiance to art you have to perform? ( i.e., unconfortable hand-shakes…) The Armory is like other..
For a few years, Emmanuel de Brantes and his wife Domoina Ranoro Ramarozaka used their talent in communication and their relationd in art to support street artists. Two years ago they opened their own gallery, Studio 55, in Paris. Why..