Homo Faber, an unprecedented and spectacular showcase of European craftsmanship is coming up between 14-30 September in Venice, Italy. What makes it so hot? We’ll see it first hand, but until then, here’s some preliminary info.
This Autumn/Winter season in Vienna will bring jaw-dropping cultural programs hosted by the city’s signature institutes but also popping up in the smallest backstreets. Let me share my personal selection.
A. Lange & Söhne is supporting the Concours of Elegance as a cooperation partner for the first time this year.
The Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup 2018 will pitch some of the world’s most imposing yachts in close competition on the spectacular waters of the Costa Smeralda from 2 – 8 September.
Jaeger-LeCoultre cultivates strong ties with the film industry and shows commitment to highlighting filmmaking culture. During the 75th International Film Festival of La Biennale di Venezia, the Grand Maison will celebrate the 13th anniversary of its partnership with event.
The landmark building designed by Frank Gehry hosts the home of intellectual excitement and inspiration: the Fondation Louis Vuitton Paris. I visited the ‘In Tune with the World’ exhibition this summer.
The Yves Saint Laurent Museum has renewed it’s inaugural exhibition with about fifty garments, showcased alongside accessories, sketches, photographs and videos. During Paris Couture Week I went to discover them.
The Grand Palais has been the scene of Karl Lagerfeld’s grandiose Chanel shows since 2006. Just after the Fall‑Winter 2018/19 Haute Couture presentation a decent space was dedicated to the Coromandel-inspired jewel novelties.
I saw a few great REZA high jewellery pieces at TEFAF in Maastricht this spring but I would not miss the chance of a viewing during the Paris Fashion Week.
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