Somber hues for somber times. Pablo Picasso´s blue period paintings are not merely melancholy but profoundly depressed. Filled with hollow-eyed, desperate people, these paintings tell the story of the artist´s illness, long before antidepressants.
There is a new Emperor on the Chrysanthemum Throne in Japan and the country now enters a new era; Reiwa. A perfect opportunity to take a special look at Japanese culture and design, that merges so perfectly with Scandinavian aesthetics.