Fashioning Fashion at Les Arts Décoratifs Museum in Paris

This exhibition on view at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris until 14 April 2013, features costumes and fabrics from the collections of Martin Kamer and Wolfgang Ruf, both antique dealers and collectors.… Continue reading

Joseph Beuys by Steidl

  This important book is by Klaus Staeck and Gerhard Steidl published by Steidl.

Merry Christmas from Art is Alive !

  This isn’t an installation by Joana Vasconcelos, this is the Louboutin’s Christmas tree ! Merry Christmas from Art is Alive !

Gangnam for Freedom – Anish Kapoor and Friends (Official Video)

What will Balenciaga be without Nicolas Ghesquière?

  Art is Alive wonders what Balenciaga will become without Nicolas Ghesquière who has been shaping the brand and the house for so many years… Is he moving to revamp Schiaparelli ? Another… Continue reading

Django Django

  Over the past few years, British psyche-rock band Django Django from Dalston have been all the talk among music pundits, who have heralded them as the next big thing. Only problem until… Continue reading

When in Paris: “Luxe, calme et volupté” at the Pershing Hall

I was recently invited to the Pershing Hall, one of the most interesting and beautiful hotels I’ve stayed in, in Paris. Strategically located in Paris’s “Triangle d’Or” the area made by the most… Continue reading

When in Rio de Janeiro: stay at La Suite by Dussol

  La Suite by Dussol Hotel remains a fantastic boutique hotel near Rio de Janeiro. Located on Joatinga’s cliffs, this luxury 4-star hotel offers mesmerising sea views from its magnificent coastal spot. Chauffeur-driven… Continue reading

Susie Lau

  This fashion blogger needs no introduction since she’s the queen of them all. Not only has Susie Lau been pioneering fashion blogging – she was one of only two bloggers invited to… Continue reading

Diane Pernet

  Diane Pernet needs no presentation but for those who don’t know her, she is a world-renowned fashion critic and video journalist based in Paris… the grande dame of online fashion! Previously a… Continue reading