There are very few composers that are lucky enough to have their work described using the adjectives ‘luxurious’, ‘mysterious’, and ‘exuberant’, yet Kaija Saariaho’s work more than amply fulfils this objective. She is one of the best-known living composers working in the field of both
Jeanne Lanvin was one of the premier Parisian couturiers of the twenties and thirties. Her gowns were cherished for their modern silhouettes and masterful embroidery, beading and trimmings.
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Marc Jacobs is perhaps the best known, and most celebrated American fashion designer of his generation. After growing up in New Jersey, Jacobs attended Parsons The New School for Design in Manhattan, where he was awarded the Perry Ellis Gold Thimble Award in 1984 for his design work. Jacobs also des