Category Personaggi

eccentric and usual people

Michele Lamy

“Belief is a way to express a memory of your genes.” Michele Lamy Michele Lamy is one of those few real eccentrics that fashion world left to us. She is best known as wife, muse and creative accomplice of fashion…

Pink Flamingos, an exercise in bad taste

“Filth is my life.” Divine Have you ever seen “Pink Flamingos”? Directed by John Water in 1972, it’s one of those movies that you can’t define exactly belonging to a specific genre, black comedy or trash movie or whatever, I…

Anna Piaggi

Anna Piaggi is about 80 today, she still dyes her hair of blue since 1989 and she hasn’t left her house without an hat since the early ’80s. Looking like a Circus character just came out from a drama, she’s…

Catherine Baba for Gripoix

ENGLISH VERSION SOON La stylist Catherine Baba disegna per Gripoix una collezione di gioielli che immagina provenire dalle atmosfere decadenti di fine ‘800 fondendola con quella di una wunderkammer seicentesca. Ne vengono fuori gioielli di pura decorazione, come i disegni di Aubrey…

Grey Gardens

“It’s very difficult to keep the line between the past and the present.” Little Edie Grey Gardens is the name of a run down estate located at 3 West End Road, East Hampton (New York). It’s a big mansion of…

The Magick Lantern of Kenneth Anger

Kenneth Anger at the Cinematheque,Paris, 1950 “I’ve always considered movies evil; the day that cinema was invented was a black day for mankind.” Kenneth Anger I started to see Kenneth Anger’s films after reading his book “Hollywood Babylon” but I…