After Anselm Kiefer in 2007, Richard Serra in 2008 and Christian Boltanski in 2010, Monumenta has become an important appointment in Contemporary Art. Anish Kapoor was born in India in 1954, is British and one of the greatest sculptors of our time. His Leviathan can be seen till June...

Another note: a crowd of thousands waited patiently outside Macy's, hoping to get inside... All this shopping fever is trying to lift the temperature of the weak American economy... Let's hope it works...

This American director is not so popular among the great audience (in 40 years he only made 5 movies) but experts and movie critics consider him a unique artist, almost like Stanley Kubrick. The award for Best Male Performance was given to the French actor Jean Dujardin for his role in "The...

As I spent time in the US, I've realized most Americans wished they were somewhere else, based on the amount of articles, magazine covers and special TV broadcasts... In fact, they all want to be in London to witness first hand Catherine's and William's wedding. I do not remember such a...

which is a sophisticated line of jackets and coats designed by Giambattista Valli. Giambattista Valli is a very talented Italian designer, who's been in Paris for a while (he used to design for Ungaro) and recently opened his own splendid boutique on Rue Boissy d'Anglas, which I visited...

Of course, and sorry for not being unbiased, I must mention my sister, with a tight black Oscar de la Renta. She was specially invited to cover the event for her fashion column in Revista Caras, where she's now collaborating. Then, very nice was Natalia Oreiro's green dress, also an Oscar......

Stephane Bern is already in London and will be the special correspondent of many French media. There are already some 50% off sales in Galeries Lafayette... So soon? In France it is used to give away lilies of the Valley on May 1st, for good luck. All of Paris is full of these scented and...

A special note to Viviana Canosa, who has been charmingly improving her image year after year.... Well, time for bed. I was thrilled to participate in such beneficial event, at least for a few hours...

I found the general look much better than in previous years, although there was a "surplus" of jewels (which I only like on one-color dresses, with no details or embroideries...) and some dramatic hair-dos. But, I repeat, in general, I liked what I saw. Natalia Oreiro looked impeccable...

A special note for the packaging: silk covers and colorful shopping bags. Once again, another H&M success...

 

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