TOS gallery: a label where fashion, art and craftsmanship collide

TOS gallery: a label where fashion, art and craftsmanship collide

Tosca Soraya Otten: “I want people to experience TOS gallery with all their senses” A feast for all senses, that’s what Dutch fashion designer Tosca Soraya Otten wants to achieve with her brand TOS gallery. After graduating from the prestigious…

Maria Keil and the Portuguese modernism

Maria Keil and the Portuguese modernism

Modern & contemporary art of Maria Keil Exposição “Maria Keil, itinerários artísticos”, was the text on the poster in front of Igreja da Misericórdia de Silves during our trip through the south of Portugal two years ago. I can’t speak…

Amsterdam Light Festival is coming to town!

Amsterdam Light Festival is coming to town!

Dazzling Amsterdam light festival during the dark winter days For centuries, light is one of the main sources of inspiration for artists. Besides the creation of the ‘divine light’ through the stained glass windows of medieval cathedrals, the dramatic chiaroscuro…

Skyscrapers New York

Well hello, Big Apple!

Dear Big Apple, how is it possible that once you enter your territory… You’re HOOKED! I mean, New York, come on! That architecture, the arts, the positive vibe e-ve-ry-where.. And WHOLE FOODS (where are you in Amsterdam!? I.MISS.YOUUU.)! Yep, it…

Rijksmuseum: New for Now, the origins of fashion magazines

Rijksmuseum: New for Now, the origins of fashion magazines

When my friend Alexandra Nederlof called me two days before the opening of New for Now telling me she got me two tickets for the opening, I was (to put it mildly) in a hysterical state of mind because: A. It’s an…

Parisian gastronomy

Parisian gastronomy

Top 5 Parisian gastronomy: bars and restaurants Parisian gastronomy is world famous. Actually, some historians say that Paris is the birthplace of the Haute Cuisine. The process that made France a culinary world of its own began in 1651 with the publication of…