cover of pure magazine 2001
What becomes a legend most? Interview with photographer Nan Goldin

What becomes a legend most? An interview with Nan Goldin I have been sorting through my cuttings and notes recently and found the transcription …

Artist Frances Aviva Blane talks about her show at the De Queeste gallery, Belgium

LONDON-based British artist Frances Aviva Blane’s show Deconstruct is currently on display at De Queeste Art Kunstkamer …

An interview with American actor Michael Angarano

NEW York-born actor Michael Angarano has grown up in public. From being scouted by a photographer as an exuberant five year old at his mother’s …

An interview with legendary perfumer Francis Kurkdjian

Francis Kurkdjian is one of the world’s greatest perfumers. Since creating Le Male for Jean Paul Gaultier in 1995, one of the most popular fragrances ever, when the Paris-born Kurkdjian …

Talking to leading perfumer Azzi Glasser of The Perfumer’s Story

I WOULD love to live in Azzi Glasser’s atelier in north London, with its walls lined with mementoes, candles, precious ingredients and perfume bottles …

Just for now – interview with Greek poet and musician Sitron Panopoulos

POETRY is a much abused and misunderstood medium. And it is a matter of some sadness, to me at least, that the stagnant pond that passes for …

This must be the place – Stephen Thompson

This must be the place An interview with Stephen Thompson I first met author and writer Stephen Thompson when we were both living in …

Rachel Newsome talks about Don’t Tell Stories

DESCENDING into a basement bar at the cold dark end of the year, I entered a half-lit pit of a room, its concrete floor obliterated by peaks and troughs of …

Musician Ebe Oke

Laconic, benign, the preternaturally talented musician and writer, Ebe Oke is the quintessential solitary only child, raised on his father´s exotic bird farm in South Georgia