Madeleine Czigler

Madeleine Czigler, a journalist and TV producer specializing in culture and fashion, has lived in Paris for two decades and contributes to the Canadian Broadcasting Co., Oprah, FQ and a number of fashion magazines.

Magnum

February 7, 2010 | By Madeleine Czigler | Archive

DOUBLE-BARRELED MAGNUM “Haiti” by Bruce Gilden. © Magnum Photos Magnum, the legendary photo collective, has opened a second gallery (at 13, rue de l’Abbaye, 75006 Paris) on the Left Bank in the former exhibition space of the photography publisher Robert … Read More

Unique by Edéenne

February 7, 2010 | By Madeleine Czigler | Archive

A ring by Edéenne on show at the Musée National de la Légion d’Honneur. The Quebecois artist Edéenne is showing 120 exquisitely crafted pieces of jewelry in a show entitled “Unique”in the historic setting of the Musée National de la … Read More

Paris Fashion Flash (2)

February 7, 2010 | By Madeleine Czigler | Archive

Taffeta sandals with wooden soles by Dunand, 1941. © E. Emo & S. Piera/Galliera/Roger-Viollet   Who knew that there was a museum dedicated to the French Resistance and the Liberation of Paris in, of all places, the Gare Montparnasse? That … Read More

Paris Fashion Flash

February 7, 2010 | By Madeleine Czigler | Archive

Taffeta sandals with wooden soles by Dunand, 1941. © E. Emo & S. Piera/Galliera/Roger-Viollet Who knew that there was a museum dedicated to the French Resistance and the Liberation of Paris in, of all places, the Gare Montparnasse? That surprise … Read More

Memphis

November 10, 2009 | By Madeleine Czigler | What's New Art & Culture

ALAIA SHOWS MEMPHIS Memphis designer Peter Shire’s “Bel Air” armchair, at the Galerie Azzedine Alaïa. Paris’s reclusive fashion designer Azzedine Alaïa has a magical glass-ceilinged exhibition space in the Marais, which he sometimes opens for special exhibitions. The Galerie Azzedine … Read More

Coco avant Chanel

April 21, 2009 | By Madeleine Czigler | Film

The name Chanel may conjure up images of the icons of the legendary fashion house – the quilted leather purse with chain shoulder straps, the braid-edged tweed jackets and suits, or even the simplicity of the Chanel Number 5 bottle … Read More