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July 2011

July 21 2011
design news

BELGIUM / Brussels: 'Journée de l’architecture' in Wallonia

On October 9th, the Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles is organising a day dedicated to architecture.


July 20 2011
design news

FRANCE / Saint Etienne: Nomination for a new director of the Cité du Design

Ludovic Noel is chosen by the board of directors to become the leader of the institution.


July 20 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Humberto Leon and Carol Lim to Kenzo

Opening Ceremony’s duo will take over as Creative Directors of the brand.


July 20 2011
design news

ITALY / Rome: Compasso d’Oro award ceremony and awards

On this occasion, the jury has awarded 35 prizes for designs, careers and achievments.


July 19 2011
design art news

INDIA / Calcutta: The KMOMA by Herzog & de Meuron

The city of Kolkata (formerly known as Calcutta) prepares to build the largest museum of modern art in Asia, to be completed in 2015.


July 15 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Camille de Dampierre at Modemonline

Portrait, biography, origins, images, marketing campaign and contacts.


July 15 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Gaspard Yurkievich at Modemonline

Portrait, biography, origins, images, marketing campaign and contacts.


July 13 2011
art news

FRANCE / Paris: 6,700 new photographs for the Centre Pompidou

The Centre Pompidou is getting ready to welcome a collection from Christian Bouqueret.


July 12 2011
art news

ITALY / Venice: Carsten Höller wins the Enel Contemporary Award

At the 54th Venice Biennial, the Belgian artist Carsten Höller was awarded the 2011 Enel Contemporary Prize.


July 11 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: François Pinet, bootmaker to the elegant

Hugues de Chivré editions publish a work on the bootmaker who revolutionised shoes for women in the 19th Century.


July 11 2011
fashion news

BRASIL / São Paulo: 4th edition of Première VisionBrasil

On July 20th and 21st, the city will host the Latin American textile trade show, specialised in creative supplies for the fashion industry.


July 08 2011
art news

SPAIN / Madrid: ARCOmadrid 2012 call for applications

ARCOmadrid, holding its 31st edition, will present its SOLO PROJECTS: FOCUS LATIN AMERICA programme.


July 07 2011
fashion design art news

THE NETHERLANDS / Cultural scene against cuts in funds.

Massive mobilisation of the Dutch cultural scene to protest against the reduction of the cultural bugdet.


July 06 2011
design news

FRANCE / Hyeres: Design Parade 6 - Winners

Awards at Villa Noailles on July 3rd.


July 05 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Amalia Mattaor at Modemonline

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


July 05 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Launch of Rad Hourani's book

The designer inaugurated his Mykro Book on the 25th June 2011 during Menswear Fashion Week.


July 04 2011
fashion news

GERMANY / Berlin: TRIUMPH INSPIRATION AWARD 2011

On July 6th 2011, 37 young designers will present their lingerie designs under the theme of “125 years celebrating the woman”.


July 04 2011
fashion news

ITALY / Florence: -PN\P opens a new multilabel store

The new A Piedi Nudi Nel Parco space was inaugurated with a soirée on the 14th June 2011.


July 01 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Couture at Haute Cuisine Paris

Professionals from gastronomy and fashion are coming together from the 7th to the 10th July 2011, in the Palais Royal gardens.


July 01 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: SIXTY DAYS, fashion collections in real time

From the 3rd to the 6th September 2011, The tradeshow dedicated to short time purchases, will take place at the Porte de Versailles.


July 01 2011
fashion news

FRANCE / Paris: Fashion and perfumes showing together

The Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs and the IFF have come together for an event on the 4th July 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

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 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 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 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

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 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
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 22 2011
fashion news

ITALY / Florence: Claudine Ivari at Modemonline

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


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

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
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

AUSTRIA / Vienna : Suppan at Modemonline

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


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
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
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 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
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
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.


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