News

May 2011

May 30 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Carven choose Robert Clergerie

For the 2011/12 winter, the designer for Carven Guillaume Henry wanted pratical, yet feminine shoes. His choice went to Robert Clergerie.


May 27 2011
art news

FRANCE / Paris: eBay gives money to the Louvre

The fund of the Louvre, created at the end of 2009, will receive $3 milions from the founder of eBay, Pierre Omidyar.


May 26 2011
art news

POLAND / Kraków: Opening of the Museum of Contemporary Art of Kraków

The MOCAK had been inaugurated on May 19, 2011.


May 26 2011
design news

THE NETHERLANDS / Amsterdam: Maarten Baas for Amnesty International's 50th anniversary

Amnesty International has invited the designer to conceive a piece in honour of the activist Liu Xiaobo.


May 24 2011
art news

EUROPE : Le label du patrimoine

Spécifique à l’Europe, il vient d’être mis en place pour l’ensemble des 27 pays membres de l’Union européenne.


May 23 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Kate Moss in the Galerie de l’Instant

Pictures of the iconic supermodel by the greatest photographers are exhibited from May 13th to September 14th, 2011.


May 20 2011
fashion news

JAPAN / Tokyo: Yoshiyuki Miyamae takes over ISSEY MIYAKE Women

As from the 2012 Spring/Summer season, the designer will run the design team of the brand's women collections.


May 19 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: LANVIN starts a children's line

The brand revives its traditions by creating a collection of 25 products aimed at little girls.


May 19 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Giambattista Valli presentation

The designer is going to present his Haute Couture for the first time in Paris, as part of the July 2011 calendar.


May 18 2011
design news

FRANCE / Paris: Global Award for Sustainable Architecture

5th edition of the award at Cité de l'Architecture & du Patrimoine which hosts every year a symposium with the winners.


May 17 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris : Braderie Créateurs à la Bastille

La 25ème braderie mode et décoration organisée par l'Arcat se tiendra du 18 au 21 mai 2011, à l'Espace Bastille Design Center, à Paris.


May 16 2011
fashion news

ITALY / Milan: Un palazzo storico per la moda italiana

A pochi passi dal quadrilatero milanese un palazzo storico diventerà un nuovo spazio dedicato alla moda, oltre che sede del CNMI


May 16 2011
fashion news

MELISSA : Collaboration with the Campana brothers

The collaboration with Humberto and Fernando Campana, stars of the Brazilian design world, gave birth to the Campana Costela ballerinas.


May 13 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris : Prize for Fashion Book

Florence Müller and Farid Chenoune, awarded for their book, "Yves Saint Laurent", appearing in the Editions de la Martinière.


May 11 2011
design news

GREAT BRITAIN / London: Icon magazine's talks

Icon magazine invites Sam Jacob and Noam Toran and Onkar Kular to explore the theme of copying during Clerkenwell Design Week.


May 11 2011
design news

SWITZERLAND / Geneva: Ruedi Baur joins the school Head-Genève.

Franco-Swiss designer will lead a new training: the Certificate of Advanced studies Civic City - Civic Design.


May 11 2011
art news

SPAIN / Barcelona: Loop Barcelona

The festival, dynamic and hybrid, is a place of diffusion, of exhibition and of development for art video.


May 10 2011
art news

FRANCE / Paris: Monumenta 2011

The Grand Palais has invited Anish Kapoor to present his new art work specially conceived for this space.


May 05 2011
fashion news

ITALY / Florence : Guest Stars of Pitti June 2011

Scott Sternberg from Band of Outsiders and Kate and Laura Mulleavy from Rodarte will be the guests of honor from June 14. to 17, 2011.


May 04 2011
fashion news

EASTPAK by KRIS VAN ASSCHE

For his Fall/Winter 2011 / 2012 collection, Kris Van Assche designs Eastpack bags and luggage.


May 03 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Marseille: Maison de la Création

From May to November 2011, 8 young designers, all coming from Mediterranean countries, will take part to the second edition of the Maison de la Création.


May 03 2011
fashion news

GREECE / Athens : THE MONSTERS' BALL

A performance specially designed for the European Museum Night 2011, Saturday 14th of May 2001, at the Benaki Museum


May 02 2011
art news

SWITZERLAND / Basel: Free Guesthouse at Art Basel

Guesthouse Basel announces a call for applications to fill 10 vacant residencies located at Art Basel.


May 02 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Launch of the Maison du Savoir-Faire et de la Création

The ambition: Bring together all actors of the clothing industry


May 02 2011
art news

FRANCE / Paris: ARTPARIS, a new chief curator for 2012

For the 2012 edition, which will take place at the Grand Palais, Guillaume Piens will be new chief curator of the fair..


May 02 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Dinard: Festival's 18th edition of young designers

The 18th edition of the Dinard International Festival for Young Fashion Designers will be held at the « Palais des Arts et du Festival » from Mai 6 to 8, 2011.


May 01 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Cannes : Alexandre Vauthier / Crazy horse / Latex story

« Take My Love » will be presented in the occasion of the 64th Cannes Festival 2011 at the traditional Chopard Party.


May 01 2011
fashion news

USA / New York : Appointment-Men's-NYC

The contemporary fashion tradeshow Rendez-Vous will be in the United States from Sunday, July the 17th to Tuesday the 19th 2011.