Scent Culture Club: Best Strange Fragrances
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club: Best Strange Fragrances

Dear Scent Culture Enthusiasts, We hope you had a lovely break and are enjoying the summer! We’re happy to resume our meetups with a series exploring the Top Ten lists from Turin & Sanchez’s Perfumes: The Guide. We’ll start with the last of these (since it happens to be my favorite): Best Strange Fragrances. What makes a scent “strange” and … Continue reading

Scent Culture Club 4: "Diary of Smells – Shards" & Samples Exchange
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club 4: "Diary of Smells – Shards" & Samples Exchange

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 @ 6:00 PM Zentrum Karl der Grosse (Kirchgasse 14, Zürich) @ Terrassenzimmer For the last Scent Culture Club meet-up before the summer break, we will explore a work, “Diary of Smells – Shards“, by Brazilian artist, Josely Carvalho. “Diary of Smells [is] an on-going, multi-sensorial project by Josely Carvalho in which she directly uses natural … Continue reading

Schnupperschau (Olfactory Exhibition) #2 Update
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Schnupperschau (Olfactory Exhibition) #2 Update

We’re happy to bring you some images of the Schnupperschau (Olfactory Exhibition) #2: Unter freiem Himmel (In The Open Air) at Kunstmuseum Thun, Projektraum Enter (14. May – 7. August 2016): ..as well as the exhibition’s text: The exhibition is also featured in the current issue of Surprise magazine; and its co-curator, Ashraf Osman, was featured in … Continue reading

Scent Culture Club 3: “The Art of Scent” vs. “The Scent of Art”
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club 3: “The Art of Scent” vs. “The Scent of Art”

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 @ 6:00 PM Zentrum Karl der Grosse (Kirchgasse 14, Zürich) Terrassenzimmer (not Barockzimmer) Dear Scent Culture Enthusiasts, In our third meet-up, we will examine two different approaches to scent in museums, through the lens of two historic exhibitions: The Art of Scent: 1889 – 2012 (Museum of Arts & Design, New York; Nov. 2012 … Continue reading

SCI @ Esxence 2016 Update
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SCI @ Esxence 2016 Update

SCI was represented at the Esxence 2016 in Milano with two events that are now available to view online: THURSDAY, MARCH 31st @ 12.30 p.m. Roundtable: Judging & Criticism in Artistic Perfumery Panel: Saskia Wilson-Brown (Institute for Art & Olfaction) Marlen Elliot Harrison (Fragrantica) Bodo Kubartz (Passion & Consulting) Moderator: Claus Noppeney (Bern University of Applied Sciences) You … Continue reading

SCI at Esxence 2016 in Milano
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SCI at Esxence 2016 in Milano

If you’re at Esxence 2016 in Milano next week, join us on: THURSDAY, MARCH 31st @ 12.30 p.m. Roundtable: Judging & Criticism in Artistic Perfumery Moderated by: Claus Noppeney (Bern University of Applied Sciences, Scent Culture Institute), with: Saskia Wilson-Brown (Institute for Art & Olfaction, Art & Olfaction Awards), Marlen Elliot Harrison (Fragrantica), and Bodo … Continue reading