News

June 2011

June 28 2011
art news

QATAR / Doha: The Christie's world president, Edward Dolman, goes to Qatar

At 51 years old, Edward Dolman gives up his post at the famous auction house to become the authority of museums of Qatar.


June 28 2011
design news

FRANCE / Paris: Intelligence de la main Prize 2011

Anouncement of the awarded of the prizes Dialogue and Talent d'Exception.


June 28 2011
design news

FRANCE / Paris: New acquisitions of Centre National des Arts Plastiques.

The Commission of Acquisitions has enlarged the collection of the CNAP buying pieces for a budget of 200,000 Euros.


June 27 2011
fashion news

HONG KONG / Hong Kong: Massimo Bonini's emotional luxury

The Massimo Bonini showroom has opened a multi-brand store in Hong Kong.


June 27 2011
fashion news

ITALY / Milan: White leaves its Italian confines

Thanks to a collaboration with Enk International, White is travelling to New York and China.


June 27 2011
fashion news

GERMANY / Berlin: BREAD & BUTTER Shopping Nights

The 6th and 7th July 2011, urban lifestyle stores from the Mitte district will be open until 22.00.


June 24 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: the WHO’S NEXT BLOG competition reveals its 15 winners

15 winners were selected: 5 young designers of womenswear, 5 of menswear and 5 of accessories.


June 24 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris : Roland Mouret, president of the jury at the PV Awards 2011

Roland Mouret, French designer based in London, has been named the president of the jury for the PV Awards 2011.


June 24 2011
fashion news

GREAT BRITAIN / London: The 2011 WGSN Global Fashion Awards

The WGSN announces the shortlist of nominees for 2011 to the who’s who of the London fashion industry.


June 23 2011
art news

CHINA / Beijing: Ai Weiwei, released under strict conditions

The Chinese artist detained since April has been released on the 22nd June 2011, obligated to respect certain strict conditions.


June 22 2011
art news

UNITED STATES / New York: Hans-Peter Feldmann, a $100,000 artwork

At the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the artist's installation comprises of one hundred thousand bank notes.


June 22 2011
fashion news

ITALY / Florence: Claudine Ivari at Modemonline

Modem Web Profile: portrait, biography, origins, images, marketing campaigns and contacts.


June 22 2011
art news

CHINA / Beijing: Buren protests against Ai Weiwei's arrest

Along with Anish Kapoor, Daniel Buren too cancels an exhibition planned in China out of support for Ai Weiwei.


June 21 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Workshop, Tranoï's latest venture

Tranoï hosts Workshop, the platform whose aim is to promote creativity in fashion.


June 20 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: The French Federation for Prêt-à-porter Womenswear launches the Maison Prêt à Porter

The ambition is to maintain Paris' leadership, faced with international competition, and to embody a forum for exchange for the entire profession.


June 17 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Elans de Mode Awards 2011

For their 9th edition, the Elans de Mode Awards 2011 celebrated the new French touch, paying tribute to designers who characterise it.


June 16 2011
fashion news

JAPAN / Tokyo: Hiroko Koshino at Modemonline

Portrait of the designer: biography, origins, pictures of the collection, marketing campaign and contacts.


June 15 2011
art news

GREAT BRITAIN / London: Anish Kapoor and Ai Weiwei

Anish Kapoor stands up and speaks out against the detention of Ai Weiwei, who has been held by Chinese authorities for 3 months.


June 14 2011
art news

FRANCE / Bordeaux: Evento 2011

The 2nd edition of EVENTO, taking place from the 6th October 2011, in Bordeaux, give its carte blanche to Michelangelo Pistoletto.


June 10 2011
fashion news

GREAT BRITAIN / London: Brioni and Royal College of Art Award

Brioni announce the winners of the 2011 Brioni and Royal College of Art Award at a ceremony in London.


June 10 2011
fashion news

UNITED STATES / New York: 2011 CFDA Fashion Awards

The CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) Fashion Awards were presented on June 6, 2011, at the Lincoln Center.


June 10 2011
fashion news

AUSTRIA / Vienna : Suppan at Modemonline

Portrait of the designer, biography, origins, images from the collection, marketing campaign and contacts.


June 10 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Oskar Matsavaht accoladed by UNESCO

Friday the 27th May 2011, the founder of the Brazilian brand OSKLEN received the official title of Ambassador of Good Will.


June 10 2011
design news

FRANCE / Paris: The taste of conversation.

A gluttonous installation by Anne Xiradakis and Frédérique Bastien.


June 09 2011
art news

FRANCE / Paris: A new president for the Palais de Tokyo

Frédéric Mitterrand proposed to the President of the Republic appointing Jean de Loisy in command of the Palais de Tokyo.


June 08 2011
art news

FRANCE / Wingen-sur-Moder: Lalique Museum Opening

The Lalique Museum is due to open its doors to the general public on the 2nd July 2011 in Wingen-sur-Moder, Alsace.


June 08 2011
art news

ITALY / Venice: Rachel Harrison, 2011 Calder Prize

The Calder Foundation and the Scone Foundation have announced the 2011 Calder Prize Laureate, Rachel Harrison.


June 08 2011
design news

BRAZIL / São Paulo : Design São Paulo

The design fair, first international event of its kind in Brazil will take place from the 14th to the 18th of June 2011.


June 08 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Frank Sorbier's show accessible to the public

On the 6th July, his show comes to Paris. The public can be there too, by subscribing to the Sorbier Endowment Fund.


June 07 2011
art news

SWITZERLAND / Basel: Art 42 Basel

The 42nd edition of Art Basel takes place from June 15 through June 19, 2011.


June 06 2011
fashion news

GERMANY / Berlin: « On Stage », Esmod Berlin's end-of-year show

On the 8th June 2011, 46 graduates from the final year at the international fashion school, Esmod, are to present their collection at the Friedrichstadt Palast in Berlin.


June 06 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: 22nd Year of the ANDAM Fashion Award

The six finalists of the ANDAM prize will have to battle it out when they come together for the ceremony on the 28th June 2011.


June 06 2011
design news

SWITZERLAND / Basel: Design Miami/Basel, Global forum for design

The 12th edition of the Global forum for design the high-end design fair organised by Design Miami/, takes place in Basel from June 14 to 18, 2011.


June 06 2011
fashion news

GREAT BRITAIN / London: agnès b. & Central Saint Martins

At the occasion of Central Saint Martins' relocation, the agnès b. boutique exhibits the sketches of the London based school's students.


June 02 2011
fashion news

UNITED STATES / New York: Ash Flagship store

The first Ash flagship store on American soil opens in the Big Apple.


June 02 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Collections presentation MOD'ART International

Tuesday June 7th 2011, at 20.00, the international fashion school, MOD’ART, presents the clothes designed by the class of 2011.


June 01 2011
design news

GERMANY / Berlin: DMY - International Design Festival Berlin

8th edition of DMY Berlin that takes over the Berlin Tempelhof Airport from the 1st to the 5th of June 2011.


June 01 2011
design news

FRANCE / Chaumont: 22nd International poster and graphic design festival

The program of May 21 to June 5, 2011 includes workshops, seminars, trade show, contests, interventions in public space ...