Author Archives: classiq

May newsletter: Freediving, makers who maintain culture, and Jacques Tati begins where Buster Keaton left off

May newsletter: Freediving, makers who maintain culture, and Jacques Tati begins where Buster Keaton left off. Read More

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“It’s About Having an Emotional Reaction”: In Conversation with Photographer Clément Vayssieres

Chinatown, NYC, 2014. Clément Vayssieres   A cityscape viewed from an unusual angle that emphasises the realness yet enigmatic interactions that make up the everyday fabric of daily urban life. So many colours and street details, perfectly imperfect and misshapen, … Read More

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Read Instead…in Print

“An actor’s shirt has to be made out of the same material as his face.” – Andrei Tarkovsky
In the book Costumes for the films of Andrei Tarkovsky, costume designer Nelli Fomina recounts her contribution to world cinema classics Solaris, The Mirror and Stalker.
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“This Is Truly Who I Am”: In Conversation with Artist Heather Chontos

  The creations of Heather Chontos are like worlds in themselves, made from fragments and chaos which she attunes and brings to life through light and colour. She creates from life and every piece of work is a lived presence, … Read More

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Denim on Film: Michael J. Fox in Back to the Future

Michael J. Fox in “Back to the Future”, 1985, directed by Robert Zemeckis. Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment   When the stars align, or, more realistically speaking, when the many moving parts that create a film work in perfect harmony, a … Read More

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