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African creative culture

The new guard of designers from the African diaspora mixes in an ultra contemporary way references to its roots, crafts and traditional designs with avant-garde, street-wear or sartorial codes. Here are some of our favorites ! – From February 26th to March 26th 2016, the Parisian concept store Merci highlights African origin designer labels re-visiting […]


Inspired by the Caribbean theme of our recent SS17 trend book, welcome to a nocturnal and exotic atmosphere. Henri Rousseau’s paintings ‘La charmeuse de serpents’ and ‘Le rêve’ plunge the spectator into a dream-like and mysterious luxuriance. Paris’ Musée d’Orsay presents this singular painter’s modern vision until July 17th.Accompanying the release of the new Jungle […]


The Cité de la Céramique in Sèvres and La Maison Rouge in Paris present Ceramix :  an exciting exhibition of ceramic pieces made by artists only – and not designers, which means that they are no usual goods. What was regarded as crafts for a long time became a real playground for art. While La […]

Noémie Goudal at Le Bal

Le Bal presents the first monographic exhibition in France devoted to Noémie Goudal. In front of her photographs, snatched by the beauty of these strange visions, the watcher hesitates a little bit : dream or réality ? And then a detail, a cable, an imperfection catches eye … The artist builds handmade paper structures which, […]