Chinawoman is Michelle, a Toronto-born musician with Russian roots who moved to Berlin nearly a year ago. Her music evokes images of Soviet Ballrooms of the 80s and Douglas Sirk melodramas, and she’s been compared to Leonard Cohen, Nico, and Angelo Badalamenti. But for all the grandiosity, you wouldn’t expect that both her albums were produced and recorded in her bedroom. I met with her on a gloomy Friday afternoon in Kreuzberg to talk about her music.
Archive: July 2011
Lean back and enjoy some fashion: A.Friend by A.F.Vandevorst, the closing show of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.
Nothing flows as beautiful as pure silk: Hien Le.
Alfhild Sarah Külper presented her latest collection last night in Berlin, alongside Rafael Cunha and Hampus Berggren, all three having just recently graduated from Central St. Martins in London. The dress above by Alfhild Sarah Külper consists of more than 20 layers, each individually painted in succession.