Christian Lacroix to design for Shiaparelli

Christian Lacroix is said to come back to fashion to design a capsule collection for the reborn-brand Elsa Schiaparelli. “The purpose is reposition Elsa at the center of her maison and on the… Continue reading

The final Sagrada Familia

Louis Vuitton and Daniel Buren

Juergen Teller on Woo! at the ICA

This exhibition highlights Teller’s landmark fashion and commercial photography from the 90s, presenting classic images of celebrities such as Lily Cole, Kurt Cobain and Vivienne Westwood, as well as more recent landscapes and… Continue reading

Lars Morell at the Palais de Tokyo

Image: Lars Morell, © Photo : Aurélien Mole

Jean Paul Gaultier Exhibition to come to London

The Barbican announced last week that an exhibition dedicated to Jean Paul Gaultier will be staged in April 2014. This is so exciting! The infamous conical bra and corsets Madonna wore during her 1990 Blonde… Continue reading

Picasso, the printmaker at the Museo de Arte Abstracto Español

The exhibition, presented at the Museo de Arte Abstracto de Cuenca, features a selection of graphic works by the Spanish master Pablo Picasso. On display is a selection of prints from the early… Continue reading

Tilda Swinton’s next gig: Chanel ad campaign

  The multi-talented Tilda Swinton, recently seen in the latest David Bowie’s video is now the new face of… Chanel. Nothing less. The ad campaign has been shot by Karl Lagerfeld and will… Continue reading

Happy Birthday Art is Alive

I am celebrating Art is Alive’s 6th Birthday with you guys. Thanks to all my followers and readers. More posts to come, I promise ! Nicolas x.

Rosemarie Trockel: A Cosmos

In A Cosmos, German artist Rosemarie Trockel, known for her wide-ranging career spanning more than thirty years, places her work next to objects and artefacts with which she feels an affinity. Central to… Continue reading