Coutume

  Coffee Ordered Caffe Coutume, Mocha, Latte Rating (scale from 0-5) ***** How I Found Out About It Top 5 Best Coffees – Ten Days in Paris Paris By Mouth Coffee in Paris? – Hipparis Experience Coutume is the best coffee shop in Paris. It’s atmosphere is warm and inviting. The coffee is strong, but…

MoveTube

MoveTube is software that makes famous YouTube videos come to life. The project was inspired by playing around with the motion in front of a computer screen and customizing ridiculous videos that millions of people can recognize. I used Pure Data to write the code and then exported the folder as an independent software, so…

Sabancı Museum

Sabancı Museum, a set on Flickr. The Anish Kapoor exhibit is currently showing at Sabanci Museum in Istanbul, Turkey. When you arrive at the museum you walk up a steep hill, through gardens and arrive at a gorgeous view and the first of many Kapoor sculptures. There are three mirror Kipoor sculptures in the museum’s…

Telescope

Coffee Ordered Noisette Rating (scale from 0-5) *** How I Found Out About It Top 5 Best Coffees – Ten Days in Paris Absolute Favorite, Telescope – Paris By Mouth Coffee in Paris? – Hipparis Experience Small New York City like neighborhood coffee shop located right off of the Pyramids metro stop. There coffee is…

Le Dôme du Marais

Coffee Ordered Café Crème Rating (scale from 0-5) **** How I Found Out About It Dome du Marais – Paris by Mouth Reccomendation Experience Le Dome du Marais is a swanky restaurant located in the Marais. Upon entering I was confronted by a stuck-up hostesses requesting my last name for my reservation. I told her…

Cafe JaJa

Coffee Ordered Cappuccino Rating (scale from 0-5) ** How I Found Out About It Recommendation Experience Down an alley in the Marais. Removed form the touristy hustle and bustle. A great place to sit for brunch and enjoy the trendy, clean, and fresh environment. The food is much more superior then the coffee. Find out…

Coffee Culture Shock

I started drinking coffee when I was 7. My best friend Claire and I would sit at the counter on sunday mornings and drink cafe au lait which were more like lait, sugar, and a splash of cafe. Since then I’ve gotten into the hard stuff. Lattes, Americanos, Capacinos. I love it. When I was…

Delayed American

American Airlines and US Airways recently merged and redesigned their entire brand for the first time in 50 years. To launch their fresh new sleek style, the company is running a campaign entitled “the new American is arriving.” Inspired by recent events in Syria, I wanted to force people to question whether or not the…

Oh Me Oh Marais: 3 Galleries in 3 Blocks

Galerie Yvon Lambert, a set on Flickr. Galerie Yvon Lambert: Galerie Yvon Lambert was one of the more underwhelming galleries I have been to in Paris. Although the gallery lies behind a grand door, catercorner to a quaint building with green vines adorning it’s walls, the gallery was nothing out of the ordinary. Yvon Lambert…

Galerie Thaddeus Ropac

This gallery had a very large and powerful space. Thaddaeus Ropac is currently showing Lee BUL Pure Invisible Sun, Marcin MACIEJOWSKI Fine Gesture, Georg BASTELITZ Le Cote Sombre, and according to their website Robert MAPPLETHORPE Curated by Isabelle Hupbert (I must have missed this). When you walk through the massive door, through the reception, you…

Galerie Perrotin

Galerie Perrotin is currently exhibiting work by Michael SAILSTORFER, Claude RUTAULT, Sun YUAN & Peng YU, and Paola PIVI. This gallery was my favorite of the three I visited. From the mouse elevator to the interesting passage ways and doors, the viewing experience at Perrotin is nothing but mondane. Right when you walk into the gallery…