Radiohead – Daydreaming

Bella Freud

Fashion designer, icon and true-Londoner Bella Freud talks to Art is Alive about her current projects, David Bowie’s music, her dad’s paintings, and her new perfume. Favourite David Bowie song? Andy Warhol or Queen Bitch. When… Continue reading

James Turrell in Berlin

  James Turrell uses light and indeterminate space—not objects or images—to extend and enhance perception. His work has been the subject of over 160 solo exhibitions worldwide since 1967, including the three-venue museum exhibition… Continue reading

Ed Ruscha partners with Stella McCartney for the brand’s Autumn Campaign

  Unveiled in late July, the Stella McCartney Autumn campaign features model, actress and environmentalist Amber Valetta in Ed Ruscha’s trademark visuals highlighting  superimposed white letters – Ed Ruscha’s signature style. #Stellacares, the  new ethically-minded collection,… Continue reading

José Lévy launch a new chair for Daiken

  French designer José Lévy launched a new chair collection titled “Moving Tatamis” at the Maison et Object fair in Paris which just closed earlier this week. The pieces feature traditional rice straw… Continue reading

Isaac Julien’s TEN THOUSAND WAVES shown at MAC Niterói, Brazil

  Following his very successful exhibition at Victoria Miro gallery in London a few years ago, Ten Thousand Waves is Julien’s most ambitious project to date. Exploring ideas of death, life, and spiritual journeys, the… Continue reading

KENZO’s first ad is very close to previous Spike Jonze / Fatboy Slim video

Kenzo’s first fragrance advert is making waves on social media, and is critically hailed as an innovative creative campaign. But how can people not realize that it’s very, very similar to another Spike… Continue reading


La dépossession, 2014 “Only when supposedly known objects have been emptied of their original meaning can they be read in new ways” is how Latifa Echakhch’s works can be understood. She is represented… Continue reading

R.I.P Sonia Rykiel

  Last week, French fashion designer and writer Sonia Rykiel passed away at her home in Paris at the age of 85. Rykiel’s daughter Nathalie took the reins as managing and artistic director in 1995. Legendary… Continue reading

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