Propos of the days before Halloween, Critical Shopper Molly Young makes an excursion to the recently opened Givenchy boutique in today Thursday Styles. Riccardo Tisci version of Givenchy is offering possibly the darkest, witchiest vision in luxury fashion these days, and while it is frequently described as “Goth”, it has really evolved into more of a moody, baroque aesthetic with tinges of mysticism. Looking is free, after all.
Big voice, a bit hippy, and totally beautiful. (Image: PA Archive/PA Images)12 of 22There isn’t a person on this planet cooler than Lenny Kravitz and the 90s were his peak era. If you don’t fancy Lenny, you may need to see a doctor. It is grotesque that one would even need to explain that the talents of African Americans are as manifest in classical music as in jazz and pop. We practice musical racism through bourgeois essentialism that presumes to define black and white forms of taste and ability.This is clearly illustrated if we look at the cultural status of areas such as Harlem. Due to its remarkable history, Harlem should be one of the great artistic centers of the world, a cultural Mecca visited by millions around the globe each year.
After each terror attack, it d vu all over again, with Pakistan promising to assist Indian investigations, only to take India round and round the mulberry bush. It is past time for India to recognise that escapism as policy is an invitation to never ending trouble. Moreover, maintaining a peace dialogue with a renegade neighbour only lends legitimacy to its roguish ways because that nation will use such talks as a cover to undermine India security..
TriBeCa: TriBeCa, short for Triangle Below Canal, is a former industrial district encompassing about 40 blocks between Canal, Chambers, Broadway, and West streets. TriBeCa has some of the same attractions as SoHo, but is much more residential. Broadway and West Broadway also are its main thoroughfares, though some of its finest cast iron buildings are located along the side streets, especially White Street.
This accelerated anti aging serum from La Prairie reduces the depth and volume of wrinkles, rebuilds and retexturizes for smoother skin in just two weeks. Our tester put it to work on a deep seated stress line across her forehead and was impressed with how it left the skin feeling smooth and rehydrated without any residue. After two weeks of use, that pesky crease was all but gone..
While common themes emerged among the artists and alumni, it was the diversity among the studio visits that seemed to most electrify the seniors own work upon returning to the hill. By the time the train pulled out of Penn Station, all 21 seniors were itching to get back into their own studios so they could channel the energy produced by the trip into their art making. As senior Maura Torres said, think it brought an excitement back to my art making, a hunger that I was starting to lose.