Friday, December 5 2014
Meryle Secrest’s biography pays homage to Schiaparelli’s unique oeuvre by highlighting the efficiency of form and style in her designs, while framing them as miracles in their own right.
Thursday, September 5 2013
Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's gives a breezily hagiographic look at the conspicuous consumption of the Vanity Fair crowd.
Wednesday, May 15 2013
I half-believed that if I went mod with enough gusto, a Lambretta would one day parachute itself onto my driveway. That was in 6th grade. I tried it again, as an adult, still hoping for that Lambretta.
Tuesday, October 25 2011
"Summer Hours" meets "Russian Ark" in this melancholy look at Yves Saint Laurent's artistic legacy.
Wednesday, June 8 2011
Whether basing her fashion designs on cats or collaborating with German electronica groups for her shows, Katie Gallagher is a force to be reckoned with in the fashion world.
Monday, April 25 2011
The new series from the makers of Green Wing feels like comedy by the numbers.
Thursday, September 2 2010
The clean room at the end of the show is my visual cue that the hoarder is cured simply because order beat chaos. Any thoughts I might have about what it means to overcome a mental illness are overshadowed by the pleasure I feel at seeing the before and after ‘reveal’.
Wednesday, April 28 2010
Clothing puts flesh on the avatar.
Tuesday, November 17 2009
Wednesday, July 8 2009
Kitson offers an account of some of the stranger characters behind the scenes at Britain's "alternative" programming station, in all their weird glory.