A Frantic Search for Polanski's Paris
A reader challenged me to find some location shots used in Polanski's 'Frantic', but would they still be there...or did they ever exist in the first place?
An Iron Lung in the Suffocating Sixteenth
A case of right building, wrong place for Sauvage and Sarazin's spectacular and innovative building on the chic Boulevard Victor Hugo.
The Strange Journey of Philippe Starck's Giant Plastic Baby
In 1986, Philippe Starck designed a 600kg golden painted baby for a new toy store. That baby now sits in a used car lot in Noisy-le-Sec. This is the story of how it got there.