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Three Classic Films Get New Posters

Plein soleil movie poster - Classiq Shop

  Autumn is ripe with new beginnings, so on the brim of the new season, I am happy to present you an exclusive Classiq collaboration, with illustrator Irina Perju. And it’s movie posters, no less! Need I say more? I … Read More

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Interview with Photographer Laura Wilson

Harry Dean Stanton by Laura Wilson

Harry Dean Stanton on the set of “The Wendell Baker Story”, Circleville, Texas, 2003 | photo by Laura Wilson     She always carries her camera with her. Be it in the wide-open spaces of the great American West or … Read More

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Women of Style

Women of Style - Classiq Journal

  As much as I hate seeing summer fading, each September I realise how I revel in the frenetic energy of autumn. I like the back-to-school feeling, I like the organised routine the season brings along, I like the cooler … Read More

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Words of Sound

Three musical biographies to read in late summer - Classiq Journal

This late summer has been all about musical biographies and autobiographies.     I wanted to read Tony Visconti’s Bowie, Bolan and the Brooklyn Boy (forward by Morrissey) mainly because I was interested in David Bowie. Visconti was Bowie’s producer … Read More

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The Old, the New and Venice Film Festival

Kirk Douglas Venice Film Festival

Kirk Douglas at Venice Film Festival, 1953   I like timeless style, not vintage style. I like classic films, not old-fashioned films – incidentally, I regard ’70s films as classics as well (one of the best decades in cinema in … Read More

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