CRUSHES

Caroline de Maigret’s coups de cœur

Philippe Chancel, Untitled (from the series Rebel’s Paris), 1982 © Melanie Rio Fluency, France
Radical London

In London, the Barbican Gallery dedicates its latest exhibition, named Another Kind of Life, to marginal artists,…

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The refined brutalism of Cam

At Cam, a new spot in the 3rd arrondissement of Paris, the interior design is left quite…

Joy according to Clément Rosset

I strongly recommend reading or re-reading the work of this philosopher, recently deceased. Clément Rosset has a…

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Sandstone and porcelain

The Nous shop, located in the 9th arrondissement, right near where I live, is a must-see for…

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Delphine Cauly / Eté 1981
Fun in the sun with Delphine Cauly

Behind the Eté 1981 Instagram account hides the illustrator Delphine Cauly. The women she draws are sensual,…

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Joseph Mankiewicz & James Baldwin © Dan Budnik
“I Am Not Your Negro”, a shattering documentary

This documentary truly affected me. Its starting point is a text by James Baldwin, written after and in reaction…

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Cléo de 5 à 7, d'Agnès Varda (1962)
“Cleo from 5 to 7,” Agnès Varda’s masterpiece

I re-watched this film recently. And I was once again blown away by Agnès Varda’s talent, who…

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The poetry of Aurélie Dorard’s ceramics

I feel close to Aurélie Dorard’s universe. Working with sandstone or porcelain, this Parisian ceramist crafts simple,…

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Robert Johnson bares his soul

Delta blues is truly one of my favourite music genres. It’s a very pure and unpolished form of…

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Let there be light

I’m in the process of redecorating my apartment, and I must admit that the lighting is one…

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Scènes de la vie conjugale, d'Ingmar Bergman (1973)
Intimacy according to Bergman

Ingmar Bergman’s Scenes from a marriage is a classic that I’ve seen many, many times. I like…