• January 29, 2014 / 1:00pm |

    The Jaipur Literature Festival is the world’s largest free literary festival and a beacon of freedom of expression in South Asia. I absolutely loved the chance to listen to Jhumpa Lahiri, William Dalrymple, and Jonathan Franzen, as well as a variety of exceptional speakers like artist Subodh Gupta, discussing aesthetics, or the fascinating talk between […]

  • January 8, 2014 / 12:30pm |

    For me, living in Mexico is a never-ending reminder of my ignorance. Each visit to a museum reveals glimpses of a long, complex history and an alternate cultural universe about which I know bugger all. When I talk about music (a subject I think I’m informed about), I’m in conversation with people who know about […]

  • December 19, 2013 / 11:00am |

    Have you already bought all your gifts for Christmas? I bet you have a lot of fashionable friends (as do I), who are more difficult to amuse than anyone else—they’ve “seen it all,” and when choosing something for them, we should be prepared to switch our creativity up to maximum. I have decided to share […]

  • December 18, 2013 / 2:00pm |

    This is my dad’s new book, Quelques Collectionneurs. It’s in French, but there are lots of beautiful drawings inside, so it’s nice for non-French readers, too. It’s a book about all different kinds of collectors: art collectors, shell collectors, doll collectors, collectors of strange things…. My father is one of them, so he knows what […]

  • December 17, 2013 / 12:00pm |

    I love to walk around town finding nice stores that are pleasant surprises for my mind. I recommend two great shops, one for readers of independent and art publications, and the other, a kind of lifestyle boutique that’s perfect for a warm and cozy winter. The Book Society is a project space with a bookshop […]

  • December 16, 2013 / 3:30pm |

    This week gave way to a beautiful London dinner hosted by Istanbul’74. The occasion was to celebrate a very special book, Dice Kayek Istanbul Contrast, created and designed by Istanbul’74 with ’74Studio, as well as a sophisticated collection presented by Dice Kayek, which was awarded the Victoria and Albert Museum’s Jameel Prize 3. The dinner […]