• Events: Le Labo Synesthetic Series Workshops [London]

    Le Labo have announced the "Le Labo Synaesthetic Series of Workshops" that will be held at the Le Labo London Boutique monthly until May 2011. As part of Le Labo’s mission to increase customer’s knowledge on perfume, synesthetic provocateur Nicola Pozzani will introduce attendees to a one-of-a-kind series of creative workshops. This is a unique workshop experience currently offered only in Le Labo London.

    Le Labo Synesthetic Series is a series of 5 syneshetic workshops about perfume, which will take place once a month, on Sunday afternoons at Le Labo Devonshire Road’s boutique in London. Students will experience perfume by using the 5 senses with a synesthetic approach, which means they will explore the connections between the sense of smell (the one directly related to scent) and the other senses (vision, touch, sound and taste). Students will then develop their perfume knowledge through their sensory perception and their creativity.

    Le Labo Synesthetic workshops will be 100% interactive. Working in small groups, Students will learn about Le Labo fragrances and the finest perfume ingredients they are made of. Students will then engage in practical sensory exercises and by doing so will become actively involved in experiencing the connections between perfume and other
    sensations. This synesthetic experience will help them expand their knowledge of scent.

    Furthermore, by exploring the sensations perfume can transmit, students will have the chance to experience perfume as an art form, as a creative language and become aware of the creative scenarios that lay behind fragrance creation. They will eventually become more sensitive to scent and gain a newly discovered perception of perfume.

    Nicola Pozzani is a perfume professional and Cambridge CELTA qualified English teacher who has combined his passion for perfume and teaching experience to create these workshops. He studied sensory languages and synesthetics at Università dell’Immagine in Milan, where he studied Perfume Science with Jean Claude Ellena. He has worked on sensory and research projects for a variety of beauty and perfume companies. He
    lives and works in London.

    Le Labo Synesthetic Series

    When : 30th January 27th February, 27th March, 17th April and 22nd May
    Time : 4 pm to 6 pm
    Where : Le Labo London – 28A Devonshire Street, London W1G 6PS
    Price : 45 Pounds
    Number of places : maximum 6 per session
    RSVP : lelabolondon@lelabofragrances.com or +44 20 3441 1535

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    1. Gblue's Avatar
      Gblue -
      I want to go to one of these. It sounds fun.
    1. Francop's Avatar
      Francop -
      It sounds fantastic fun...
    1. Nukapai's Avatar
      Nukapai -
      Hmm, I wonder if I should go? It sounds really interesting!
    1. Geldachron's Avatar
      Geldachron -
      I must admit I'm verry interested in this.
    1. fumes4ever's Avatar
      fumes4ever -
      sounds specious, expensive lol