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Smells of the beach

Sun, sea and sky… To celebrate the summer, Nez offers you an article originally published in Nez, the olfactory magazine #09. As we scan the horizon, we discover that the coast is awash with nostalgic and addictive smells.

Perfumery disoriented, part 2: Orientalism & colonial aesthetics

In recent months, the perfume world has taken a stand on the use of the adjective “Oriental.” After discussing the difficulties of olfactory classification in Part 1, let’s study the influence of 19th-century colonial aesthetics on the industry’s imagination.

Perfumery disoriented, part 1: Ambery or Oriental? A family story

For the past few months, the perfume world has been taking a stand on the use of the adjective “Oriental,” which is perceived as potentially offensive to certain populations. Let’s look at the olfactory issues behind this family of perfumes.

Quintis’ Sandalwood Reimagined competition: And the winners are…

The American Society of Perfumers and Quintis Sandalwood, a company that specializes in the sustainable production of Australian and Indian sandalwood varieties, sponsored a competition at the end of 2021. The two winners were announced at the World Perfumery Congress (WPC) in Miami at the beginning of July. Interview.

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EVENTS

Cosmic Gardens – Immersive concert at Lincoln Center

On June 16, as part of the festival “Summer for the City” at Lincoln Center, French musical duo Cosmic Gardens (Clément Mercet & Ugo Charron) will perform their set with a visual and olfactory background, meant to deepen the connection to the music and the moment. 

Once the Smoke Clears installation at the Baltimore Museum of Art

Once The Smoke Clears, Beatrice Glow at The Baltimore Museum of Art

For her first exhibition in a major U.S. museum, Beatrice Glow delves into the unseen and unsavory sociohistorical and ecological realities underlying the tobacco industry’s veneer of luxury through her digitally printed and embroidered silk textiles, VR-sculpted and 3D-printed objects, watercolors, and scent experiences.

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