Paris, Tokyo: André Saraiva
In this episode, the world-renowned graffiti artist André Saraiva tells us about the strong links between his artwork and the city of Tokyo. Born in 1971 in Sweden and moved to Paris in 1981, André started painting his iconic alter ego “Mr. A” in 1994 and making many collaborations. Ten years later, he opened the legendary Parisian club Le Baron. Thereafter, he also produced a number of brand-new venues around the world, while pursuing his artistic journey.
Luxury Glamping at the Foot of Mount Fuji
This glamping site comprises 40 cabins, little white cubes that could be mistaken for pieces of modern art.
Paris, Tokyo: Robert Compagnon
With his co-chef and talented wife, Jessica Yang, Robert Compagnon opened one of the top new restaurants in Paris: Le Rigmarole.3:31
Maki, a Photographer and His Wanderings in Japan
The book 'Japan Somewhere' documents 15 years of trips to Japan, immortalising what drew the artist in, disturbed him or caught his attention.
Toulouse-Lautrec and His Japanese Influences
Inspired by his Japanese counterparts, the painter reinvented form and technique within his art and is indebted to printmaking techniques.
BDSM in the Shadows of 90s Japan
Enfant terrible of Japanese literature Ryu Murakami dissects the underbelly of corporate hedonism through erotic cinema in ‘Tokyo Decadence’.