Art Nouveau (Part 1)

I’ve been taking a few classes. Along with the usual evening french classes, I’m auditing History of Fibres, History of 20th Century Fashion, and History of Film up to 1959 at Concordia University. Thankfully all the profs have allowed me to sit in, because I’m having a blast! Not only is it great being a … Continue reading

Where the pillows are filled with 5 dollar bills

Salut mes amis. I miss all of you! I remember in my teeny years I made a new email account by the week. I really wish I could remember some of them, you’d probably get a good laugh, but eventually I settled with cnscheffer in my early 20’s. I say I settled but, that’s really … Continue reading

La Société des Ambianceurs et des Personnes Élégantes

While you should check out all of the winners of the World Press Photo contest of 2010, there is one series that struck me. Second prize winner for stories in Arts & Entertainment, Francesco Glusti of Italy shed light on a prestigious community of fashionable go-getters…. in the Congo! J’aimerais vous présenter La Société des Ambianceurs … Continue reading