Jun Takahashi's and his avant garde label, Undercover, are one of the most vibrant and exciting companies working in fashion today. In the early nineties, Takahashi ran a small yet hip boutique in Tokyo's trendy Harajuku neighborhood selling his signature tshirts and distressed denims. Rei Kawakubo
American writer of science fiction and fantasy, poet and critical essays. Her thought-provoking novels include The Left Hand of Darkness (1969), which won both the Hugo and Nebula Awards, as did The Dispossessed (1974), and Lavinia (2008).
Science fiction was not always a welcoming place for women
Carl Orff was an extremely private person, insisting that his work is the only important thing. When the editor for a lexicon on modern opera asked Orff to provide some bibliographical information, Orff replied: “Carl Orff, born in Munich, still living there.” His eight volume autobiography revea