Articles tagged Paris

Exhibition

Ross Lovegrove exhibition explores how technology is transforming design

PARIS – Until 3 July 2017, Lovegrove’s exhibition at the Centre Pompidou will showcase the ‘Convergence’ of science, physics, materials and evolution.

Retail

Prada’s response to today’s fast-changing fashion is surprisingly ancient

PARIS – Fashion Week demands a constantly refreshed look. This spring, Prada keeps its boutique outfits up-to-date with a device that dates back to the Han dynasty.

Installation

The role of The Beach in the Retail Revolution

PARIS – Boutique retailer Colette leverages Snarkitecture’s The Beach to ride the wave in today’s digital age.

Exhibition

How ten female designers are changing the game

PARIS – In an exhibition coming soon, Eyes on Talents celebrates ten Game ChangHers who are reshaping our lives through the objects they create.

Workspace

Deskopolitan by MoreySmith is a work-life environment

PARIS – In an attempt to improve work-life balances, MoreySmith transforms a former factory into a complete corporate-lifestyle alternative.

Culture

Médecins du Monde exhibition fights for the invisible and punches through the viewer

PARIS – Commemorating 30 years of Médecins du Monde providing medical care to excluded peoples, the Mise au Poing exhibition places viewers in the middle of the issue.

Retail

Brunoir and Java Architecture give Nuun a jewellery box

PARIS – Middle Eastern influences meet French aesthetics for Nuun Jewels' first showroom. 

Culture

Manuelle Gautrand uses steps and folds to immerse the audience with film

PARIS – Wedged between a seven-storey apartment building and a low-rise retail arcade the Gaumont Alésia Cinema has been through multiple changes since its opening in 1921.

Installation

People become the paint for TeamLab's canvas in an installation at Maison&Objet

PARIS – ‘We wanted to make a space created by people,’ says TeamLab’s Takashi Kudo, standing in the colourful grove of glowing pendants that comprised the digital-art …

Installation

Didier Faustino salutes designer Pierre Hardy and Hermès with a nod to the Big Bang

PARIS – In Paris this autumn, local artist and architect Didier Fiuza Faustino presented the latest Hermès jewellery collection – the work of Pierre Hardy, celebrated for his …

Fashion Show

Lagerfeld's high-tech concept for Chanel relies on craftsmanship

PARIS – It’s been a part of our lives for over a century, but Chanel still knows how to put together an impressively forward-looking collection. 

Culture

Mathieu Lehanneur abandons the art-fair booth in his salute to antiquity

PARIS – Specializing in sculpture and artefacts from ancient Rome is Galerie Chenel, a well-known establishment on the Quai Voltaire in Paris.