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April 2011

April 28 2011
fashion news

CHINA - Hong Kong: The pop-up experience for Marni Edition

The first flexible creative space opens at Ocean Center in Hong Kong.


April 27 2011
fashion news

LATVIA : First SULTAN show at the Riga Fashion Week

The young brand Sultan, guest of Riga Fashion Week.


April 26 2011
design news

ITALY, Milano - Salone Satellite Price 2011

The 14th edition of Salone Satellite happened from April 12th to April 17th at Fiera Milano at Rho. The Salone Satellite Price 2011 was dedicated to light and office. 700 designers from 20 international schools had participated to this edition.


April 24 2011
art news

BELGIUM, Art Brussels 2011

The 29th edition of the fair Art Brussels opens its doors from April 27th to May 1st.


April 22 2011
fashion news

FRANCE, Paris - Maison Margiela supports Japan

The profit of this tee-shirt model, available online, will be entirely donated to the International Committee of Croix Rouge.


April 22 2011
design news

SPAIN, Yecla - 17ème concours de Design mobilier CETEM

Cette édition du concours international de design mobilier est sur le thème de "l'innovation dans l'habitat".


April 22 2011
fashion news

RUSSIE, Moscou - Lancel ouvre son plus grand flagship.

À l’occasion de ses 135 ans, La Maison parisienne s'installe dans le quartier mythique de Stoleshnikov.


April 22 2011
fashion news

FRANCE, Paris - Morellato by Jade Jagger

Morellato and Jade Jagger’s first collaboration of September 2010, based on the cruise theme, induced the brand and the designer to work together again.


April 19 2011
fashion news

FRANCE, Paris - X Années: 10 years of fashion and accessories design at the French Institute of Fashion

On the initiative of the IFM’s design school that celebrates its 10 year-anniversary, a big temporary retrospective exhibition offered, on April the 14th, 2011, a tour of the creations of international designers who graduated from IFM, all designed in collaboration with major French fashion houses and fashion industries.


April 18 2011
fashion news

USA, The JETRO and JFPO exhibition at Rendez-Vous NYC

The Japanese External Trade Organization (JETRO) and the Japan Fashion Product Organization (JFPO) brought up and coming Japanese designers to Rendez- Vous Trade Show in New York.


April 15 2011
art news

ITALY, Rome- American Academy : the 2011-2012 Rome Prize Winners

Yesterday, The American Academy announced the winners of the 115th annual Rome Prize Competition.


April 11 2011
art news

FRANCE, Paris - Marcel Duchamp prize 2011

Four artists selected for the MARCEL DUCHAMP Prize.


April 05 2011
art news

MEXICO CITY, the richiest man opens his museum

Carlos Slim Helú “ It is an ambitious project completely made by and for the Mexicans, with an investment which is reckoned in millions in a period of world recession ".


April 05 2011
art news

CHINA, the artist Ai Weiwei has disapeared

Ai Weiwei had been arrested by the police on April 3rd...


April 04 2011
fashion news

FRANCE, Hyères - International Fashion & Photography Festival

The 26th edition of Hyères International Fashion Festival will be held from April 29th to May 3rd, 2011, and the exhibitions will be open until May 29th.


April 04 2011
fashion news

JAPAN, WE LOVE YOU!

Solidarity Japan

The images for the Japanese Fall/Winter 2011-2012 collections will soon be available on modemonline.com.


April 01 2011
art news

FRANCE, Paris - Le Jeu de Paume fête ses 20 ans de cinéma

Programmation établie par Danièle Hibon, et présentée à l'auditorium, certains dimanches et mardis, du 8 mars au 14 juin 2011.


April 01 2011
fashion news

FRANCE, Paris - CARVEN boutique first opening

La première boutique CARVEN de prêt à porter femmes ouvrira ses portes le 28 mars 2011 au 36 rue Saint Sulpice.


April 01 2011
fashion news

FRANCE, Paris - Young Designer's Contest

Who’s Next and Première Classe will organize, as every session, a young designers’ contest. Candidates can post their profiles on whosnextblog.com, from March 8th to May 2nd.


March 28 2011
design art news

FRANCE, Paris - Pavillon des Arts & du Design

Pavillon des Arts & du Design will be open from March 30th to April 3rd at Jardin des Tuileries, rue de Rivoli.


March 28 2011
art news

FRANCE, ArtParis, Just Art !

Cette année, seront présentes au Grand Palais, 120 galeries d'art contemporain, d'art moderne et de design de 17 pays.


March 25 2011
design news

FRANCE, Paris - Hilton McConnico decorated with the insignes de Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur

For the occasion, Minister of Culture, Fréderic Mitterrand, thanked McConnico for his
" extraordinary creativity and his unique capacity to make us dream "


March 25 2011
fashion news

FRANCE, Paris - Breakfast for Japan aid: solidarity

The Café de la Paix restaurant at the Intercontinental Paris Le Grand Hotel is organizing a solidarity action for Japan called Breakfast for Japan.


March 24 2011
design news

FRANCE, Saint Etienne - DESIGN & FOOT. UN ENJEU COLLECTIF

Contrary to certain general accepted ideas, there are common points between these two universes: the ethics, the spirit of the collective, the tactics, the strategy …


March 22 2011
art news

USA, New York - Armory Show 2011 : Report

The Armory Show on Pier 92 & 94 closed March 6th


March 22 2011
design news

ITALY, Milano - Tortona Design Week 2011

Opening: April 12-2011
Closing: April 17-2011
Press Preview: April 11 from 3pm to 8pm


March 21 2011
design news

FRANCE, Paris - Call for designers! Applications are open for the Audi Talents Awards.

L'appel à projet à été officielement lancé lors de la conférence de presse des Designer's Days le 10 mars dernier.


March 21 2011
design news

FRANCE - Inauguration of a new space at Sèvres-Cité de la Céramique

Dedicated to contemporary ceramic, a new space will open in spring within the museum of Cité de la céramique. In that space, thematic, monographic or collective exhibitions will provide a diversified overview on researches and questionning of contemporary ceramists.


March 21 2011
design news

UK, Samuel Wilkinson has won the Brit Insurance Design of the Year 2011

The Plumen 001 energy saving light bulb, has convinced the jury.


March 21 2011
art news

FRANCE, Menton - Museum's opening

The opening is expected for November 2011
Rudy Ricciotti designs the Jean Cocteau museum to welcome the collection Séverin Wunderman


March 18 2011
art news

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, Abu Dhabi - Guggenheim faces 130 Artists protest

A group of more than 130 artists, says it will boycott the $800 million Guggenheim Museum being built in Abu Dhabi, unless conditions for the foreign laborers at the site are improved.


March 18 2011
design news

FRANCE, Paris - Workshops and working strike for an utopian school, ENSAD

A group of students from the Ecole Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs have decided a couple of weeks ago to go on strike and take part in series of self-initiated workshops.


March 17 2011
art news

USA, North Miami - MOCA expansion moves forward

The expansion, expected to be completed in 2013, will triple MOCA's exhibition space


March 17 2011
art news

USA, New York Gallery Week

New York Gallery Week takes place may 6–8, 2011 with special support for the Whitney Museum of American Art


March 17 2011
design news

FRANCE, Paris - (Un)limited Design Contest

During Futur En Seine, the first french Open Design competition takes place: (Un)limited Design Contest.fr.


March 17 2011
art news

SINGAPORE, Biennale 2011: Open House

Featuring 60 artists from 30 countries, the third Singapore Biennale, titled 'Open House', will be open to the public from 13 March to 15 May 2011.


March 17 2011
art news

FRANCE, Drawing Now Paris

The fair of the contemprorary drawing, from Friday, 25th till Monday, March 28th, 2011 in the Carrousel du Louvre.


March 16 2011
design news

FRANCE, Paris - Bourse Agora pour le Design 2011

Bourse Agora pour le Design is an association dedicated to gather people and institutions sharing a common interest in design for private and public spaces.


March 16 2011
art news

ISRAEL, Umm al-Fahm - Creation of the Arabic museum

A museum dedicated to the contemporary art and to the Arabic and Palestinian culture in Israel for the city of Umm al-Fahm.


March 15 2011
art news

UNESCO’s commitment in the conservation of the site of Bamiyan in Afghanistan

10th anniversary of the tragic distruction of the giant Buddhas of Bamiyan


March 15 2011
art news

BELGIUM, Brussels - artists protest against museum of modern and contemporary art closure

Thursday, March 9th 2011, 200 people protested at Brussels Beaux Arts Museum


March 15 2011
art news

Daniel Buren Speaks Out Against Europe's Arts Cuts

Last week, the artist was in Britain to install a new piece for the opening of Turner Contemporary in Margate.


March 15 2011
art news

INDIA, Chandigarh - A start of mobilisation for the city‘s protection

Built by {{Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret in 1951, Chandigarh City is chronically confronted to careless maintenance


March 15 2011
art news

Norman Foster in Hong Kong

The british architect Norman Foster won the contest to design the huge complex in Hong Kong.


March 15 2011
art news

CHINA experiments free entrance for museums

A free access to all public museum within two years.


March 15 2011
design news

FRANCE, Hyeres - Design Parade 6

International competition open to young designers held by Villa Noailles, in Hyeres.


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