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Esxence 2014 Milan - starts tomorrow - info and brand list

19th March, 2014

The 6th Annual Esxence art fragrance fair starts tomorrow in Milan, and Basenotes will be there to keep you posted on the exciting new launches and brands. This year special guests include Michael Edwards, who will be interviewed by Mark Behnke.The event is being held in a new location this year – Triennale di Milano – and runs from Thurs…

Twisted Lily Fragrance Boutique and Apothecary opens in Brooklyn

by Carla Seipp, 22nd October, 2013

Twisted Lily Fragrance Boutique and Apothecary can best be described as the NYC version of perfume nirvana - think sleek wooden floors, purist white walls and rows upon rows of niche fragrances.At the boutique’s opening in Boerum Hill this past week, guests were greeted with Pear & Olive martinis (inspired by Josh Lobb’s creation of the s…

Pitti 2013 round-up

by Marika Vecchiattini, 14th October, 2013

Pitti Immagine Fragranze 2013 took place last month, and the official data shows a growth both in general audience and buyers: the artistic perfumery has evidently become a trend, perfume aficionados who discover the "niche" market are more and more every day, attracting attention -and investors- worldwide. During the three days exhibitio…

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Perfumer Maria Candida Gentile creates ‘olfactory sculpture’

by Judith Brockless, 05th July, 2013

Perfumer Maria Candida Gentile has created an ‘olfactory sculpture’ to feature at the famous ‘Biennale di Venezia’, after a suggestion by Italian artist Luca Vitone. The work is part of the ‘Vice Versa’ exhibition, curated by Bartolomeo Pietromarchi for the Italian Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale art exhibition. Artist Luca Vitone w…

Fragrance brands confirmed for Esxence

by Grant Osborne, 08th March, 2010

Andy Tauer, Byredo, Bond No.9 and L'Artisan Parfumeur are just four of the brands that will be showing at Esxence. Esxence have confirmed to Basenotes the fragrance houses that will be appearing at the Milan niche fragrance show in March. Basenotes will be there covering the event via the website, Twitter and You Tube. (List Updated 8th M…