art is made for happiness

Arts, Culture

Jean Rochefort’s reflections on horses and art.

new kid on the block

Arts, Culture

Elmgreen&Dragset on the making of what could be the next occupant on Trafalgar Square’s Forth Plinth.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske, September 2010

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my funny valentine

Arts, Culture, Fashion, Nordic styles

Rie Rasmussen – who was born on St. Valentine’s Day – talks about love and about multitasking as an artist, actress, photographer, writer and film director.

By Camilla Alfthan, photos Rie Rasmusen, Berlingske Tidende, February, 2010.

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back to basics

Arts, Culture

Collectors – and thinkers – take the lead at the 40th edition of Art Basel while speculators are fewer than ever.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, May 2009.

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when you’re 67

Arts, Culture

Video artist Marco Sandeman creates magic for a superstar 40 years his senior.

By Camilla Alfthan, photos Marco Sandeman, Berlingske Tidende, June 2009.

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helluva guy

Arts, Culture, Fashion

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs talks about music and fashion – and about a rare ability to be accepted wherever he goes.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, August 2007.

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broad canvas

Arts, Culture, Fashion

Artist Evren Tekinoktay talks about making a living out of art – and lingerie.

By Camilla Alfthan, Scanorama, July-August 2005.

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danish dogma

Arts, Culture, Nordic styles

About making films with almost nothing – and taking home the biggest prizes of the industry   + Eccentric experiments from von Trier and co. which are not to be repeated in the next 1.000 years.

By Camilla Alfthan, Citizen K, Summer 1999 + Spring 2000.

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danish gladiator

Arts, Culture, Nordic styles

The Danish actress, Connie Nielsen talks leaving her modest background in Denmark to star opposite the likes of Russel Crowe and John Travolta.

By Camilla Alfthan, Costume, November 2002.

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mad city

Arts, Culture

Costa Gavras talks about the importance of critical film making while preserving the European traditions vis-à-vis Hollywood.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, April 1998.

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