<i>Välkommen</i> to Sweden in Paris
Cultural Diversity / Culture / Design / In English

Välkommen to Sweden in Paris

  Since 1971, the Swedish Institute has tried to promote Scandinavian culture to a Parisian and French audience. Through events and exhibitions, the institution offers an inventive and unique perspective on the Swedish society usually associated with a minimalist lifestyle and refined design.          In early October, the sun was shining in … Continue reading

Jeff Koons x Snapchat: A preview of the art of the future?
Design / In English / Uncategorized / Visual Media

Jeff Koons x Snapchat: A preview of the art of the future?

Art is at a new turning point: new technologies mix with the art forms of yesterday. Indeed new technologies have introduced massive changes in the perception of art.  Many apps have been created on smartphones, such as the popular mobile game Pokemon Go and the famous videos/photos app Snapchat for instance. These two applications both … Continue reading

Sewing the Meanings of Fashion with a  British Designer : Ethics, Identity, and Power
Culture / Design / In depth Analysis / In English

Sewing the Meanings of Fashion with a British Designer : Ethics, Identity, and Power

We live in a world of clothes. Not only because we wear them every day as a social custom but because fashion is everywhere. But what do clothes mean? Following the young British fashion designer, Rosie Browning,  clothes stand out as both industry and a tool for social-identity building, and perhaps, empowerment.  At only 24-year-old, Rosie Browning is already very … Continue reading

Culture / Design / Reportage en français / Society

« SAPEES COMME JAMAIS » POUR SAPER L’ISLAMOPHOBIE

PLUS QU’UNE MODE LE MOUVEMENT “MIPSTERZ” EST L’AVÈNEMENT D’UNE IDÉOLOGIE VESTIMENTAIRE. QUAND L’INTÉGRATION DE LA COMMUNAUTÉ MUSULMANE PASSE …PAR LE VOILE ! Dans son reportage à paraître “Fashion as a Religion” la journaliste Martina Neuen affirme que “la mode est une religion”. Pour les « Mipsterz », la religion s’exprime à travers la mode. Jeunes, jolies et branchées, elles … Continue reading