Wendell Castle at the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

  The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft currently honours the American craftsman Wendell Castle with an exhibition entitled, Wendell Castle: Forms within Forms – The 21st Century.   Image: Wendell Castle [American, b.1932],… Continue reading

Munch might get a new museum in Oslo

“It’s time to have something more modern that would enable us to better welcome the public and exhibit Munch’s work from other perspectives, in broader contexts, both his and ours,” museum director Stein Olav… Continue reading

Versace Spring Summer 2013

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