• Lesage Art Director Hubert Barrère Unveils Mystical Embroidery Exhibition

    3 monthes ago - By WWD

    PARIS - “When I talk about embroidery, I often say that we are illusionists. We manage to make you believe in things that don't really exist: with three sequins, we create a ray of sunlight.”
    So said Lesage art director Hubert Barrère, speaking on Tuesday at the preview of his exhibition with art gallery Maison Parisienne organized at auction house Artcurial. The master embroiderer is best known for his collaboration with Chanel: the Lesage embroidery atelier, founded in 1924, became part of the Chanel's specialty atelier division in 2002.
    But for this first solo exhibition, titled...
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  • This exhibition asks if we can live forever through the things we make

    This exhibition asks if we can live forever through the things we make

    3 monthes ago - By Dazed Digital

    What if some things do last forever? Editor of Dazed Beauty and co-founder of BabyFace agency Nellie Eden asked herself this question as she began curating her first exhibition with Melissa Shoes. Taking over London's Melissa Galeria this week, Forever Now will display work from four artists who embody ideas of nostalgia and futurism,...
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