One of my favourite songs …

… just a song? No, even better – A musical phenomenon: let me introduce the one and only Parov Stelar, Austrian DJ and producer, the pioneer of Electro Swing!  Listen to his sophisticated music mix of jazz, swing and electro rhythms:   Parov Stelar – Booty Swing (2012) Featured Image: Illustration by Dodó     Advertisements

Dolce&Gabbana: ‘Giving shape to an idea is a timeless art’

Milan, Italy. How to combine luxury fashion with an inspirational place to create a unique show to remember? Watch Dolce&Gabbana‘s ‘Alta Moda’ Fashion Show choosing famous ‘Laboratori del Teatro alla Scala’ as a location full of history, traditional design and sophisticated atmosphere. Dolce&Gabbana Alta Moda Laboratori del Teatro alla Scala, Milan January 26th, 2017 #DGAltaModa View this post on Instagram … More Dolce&Gabbana: ‘Giving shape to an idea is a timeless art’

1000 and one Sacher

Maybe it is the most beautiful Renaissance hotel in Central Europe: “The Sacher”, located in the Philharmonikerstraße No. 4, Innere Stadt, Vienna, Austria. It was founded in 1876 by the restaurateur and k.u.k. purveyor to the court Eduard Sacher. During all times many heads of state and celebrities resided in The Sacher: King Edward VIII., Wallis Simpson, … More 1000 and one Sacher

YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A SOPHISTICATED REAL ESTATE – We might have found something for you!

You have saved some extra $250 Million. Good, because that’s what you will need for this truly sophisticated secondary residence… There are noch words to describe this overwhelming luxury, so just have a look at this breathtaking video: 924 Bel Air Rd. California from Tri-Blend Media on Vimeo.

THE SOPHISTICATED FLIRT GUIDE (Part 3)

The last example is the most important one for The Sophisticated Flirt Guide. The human communication is running conscious or unconscious quite often faultily because the receiver misinterprets the message. Two famous communication scientists have analyzed the errors in the human communication process. The communication axioms: Professor Paul Watzlawick researched the fundamental communication mechanisms. He … More THE SOPHISTICATED FLIRT GUIDE (Part 3)

Tate Modern: The radical eye by Sir Elton John

Sir Elton John opens his collection to the public and shows photographic milestones from the classic modernist period of the 1920s-50s. Until 21st May 2017 you have the chance to see these masterpieces at Tate Modern, including works from Dorothea Lange, Brassai, Imogen Cunningham, André Kertész, Tina Modotti, Aleksandr Rodchenko, Berenice Abbott, Edward Steichen and Man Ray. The gallery … More Tate Modern: The radical eye by Sir Elton John

What about having dinner at Château de Versailles?

When visiting Versailles, nearly everyone of us has a little dream that usually rarely comes true – having the palace for one’s own – if only for a few minutes. Now there’s a chance, to let this dream become reality! Alain Ducasse, mastermind of haute cuisine and Richard Geoffrey, cellar master of Dom Pérignon are inviting to … More What about having dinner at Château de Versailles?

The 10 best US National Anthem performances of all time

“The Star-Spangled Banner” is the official the national anthem of the United States of America. The lyrics come from “Defence of Fort M’Henry” a poem written on September 14, 1814, by the 35-year-old lawyer Francis Scott Key. He was inspired by the glorious American flag, the Star-Spangled Banner, flying triumphantly above the fort during the … More The 10 best US National Anthem performances of all time

Preview: JACKIE (2016) with Natalie Portman

Preview: The new official JACKIE trailer has been published and shows some great insights in the new Fox psychodrama. The movie is a portrait of one of the most tragic accident in American history “the assassination of President John F. Kennedy”, from Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy’s (Natalie Portman) point of view. The First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy has to … More Preview: JACKIE (2016) with Natalie Portman

Georgia O’Keeffe at Kunstforum Wien

After last year’s very successful exhibition at Tate Modern, the artworks from Georgia O’Keeffe are now on show at the Bank Austria Kunstforum in Vienna. O’Keeffe is known as a pioneer of American Modernism and creator of the most expensive painting, that was auctioned by a female artist. She was married to the famous photographer Alfred Stieglitz, … More Georgia O’Keeffe at Kunstforum Wien

THE SOPHISTICATED FLIRT GUIDE (Part 2)

1) Human communication and its errors The human communication developed parallel to the technical revolution. Today we are communicating faster and about a longer distance than 200 hundred years ago. Several communication channels like mobile phones, satellites and mailing systems, occurred recently, in which we don’t use the classical face-to-face position anymore. This leads to … More THE SOPHISTICATED FLIRT GUIDE (Part 2)

THE SOPHISTICATED FLIRT GUIDE (Part 1)

Introduction This flirt guide enhance you to become an authentic and genius flirter in the real world and in the world wide web. All theories and practical tips are supported by scientific knowledge by Prof. Watzlawick and Prof. Schulz von Thun about the human behavior. Especially the metaaxiom „you can not not communicate“ will be … More THE SOPHISTICATED FLIRT GUIDE (Part 1)

Flirting MasterClass with Craig Ferguson – How to flirt flawlessly with ladies Vol. 2

It is Sunday afternoon and you are probably chilling on your couch watching some Netflix series for the rest of your day. But there is something better you can do: rummage around in your smartphone, find those numbers of all the ladies you were brave enough to ask for their numbers this week and call … More Flirting MasterClass with Craig Ferguson – How to flirt flawlessly with ladies Vol. 2

The 10 most scary movies you have to watch on Friday the 13th

If you are anxious and superstitious, you shouldn’t watch the following movies today: 10. I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) directed by Jim Gillespie 9.  Elisabeth: The Golden Age (2007) directed by Shekhar Kapur 8. The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999) directed by Luc Besson 7.  Rosemaries Baby (1968) directed by Roman Polański 6. The Ring … More The 10 most scary movies you have to watch on Friday the 13th

The 10 most nostalgic movies of all time

If you are movie fan or just a normal viewer, you should know these 10 historic movies, which create a wonderful nostalgic feeling: 10. Sissi – The Young Empress (1959) directed by Ernst Marischka 9.  Shakespeare in Love (1998) directed by John Madden   8. Il Gattopardo (1963) directed by Luchino Visconti 7.  Scent of a Woman (1992) directed by Martin … More The 10 most nostalgic movies of all time

Review: Suicide Squad (2016) with Will Smith and Margot Robbie

Intro: Suicide Squad is an American action film directed by David Ayer and it was published in 2014. The movie is about the recruitment of a suicide squad, which consists of the super villains Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), Deadshot (Will Smith), Diablo (Jay Hernandez), Captain Boomerang (Jai Courtney) and Killer Croc (Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje) by the US secret agent Amanda … More Review: Suicide Squad (2016) with Will Smith and Margot Robbie

Review: Professor Love (2014) with Pierce Brosnan

Intro: “Some Kind of Beautiful” or “Professor Love” is an American Comedy directed by Tom Vaughan and it was published in 2014. The movie is about the English literature Professor Richard (Pierce Brosnan), who moves from intellectual England to the sunny Los Angeles due to his pregnant American girlfriend Kate (Jessica Alba). But Kate gets … More Review: Professor Love (2014) with Pierce Brosnan

Review: Kingsman (2014) is almost the new James Bond

Intro: The Kingsman: The Secret Service is an English action film directed by Matthew Vaughan and it was published in 2014. The film is about the Kingsman Harry „Galahad“ Hart (Colin Firth), who drills Gary „Eggsy“ Unwin (Taron Egerton) to become a Kingsman Agent, too. At the end of his training he has to stop the … More Review: Kingsman (2014) is almost the new James Bond

Golden Globes 2017: Designer, Director, Award Winner?

THOMAS ‘TOM’ FORD, known as one of the top fashion designer worldwide, got 2 nominations for the Golden Globe Awards 2017. His movie ‘Nocturnal Animals‘ is nominated for the categories ‘Best Director’ and ‘Best Screen Play’. It is his second time as film director after already adapting the novel ‘A Single Man’ into a movie in 2009. Designers, directors, awardees – … More Golden Globes 2017: Designer, Director, Award Winner?

Go on a Cruise and Earn some Money with Royal Caribbean UK & Ireland

You are interested in foreign countries and addicted to Instagram? You are 21 years or over and citizen of UK or Republic of Ireland. Then you should consider to apply to this once in a lifetime adventure. The winner will set sail for three weeks in June/ July on several luxury cruise ships, and get paid to post … More Go on a Cruise and Earn some Money with Royal Caribbean UK & Ireland

Flirting MasterClass with Craig Ferguson – How to flirt flawlessly with ladies

Flirting isn’t easy – at least not for everyone (and that is for many reasons). But do not surrender. The all charismatic Craig Ferguson, former Scottish-American host of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, flirts unabashed with the stylish and most classy ladies of TV-history. Not in a bar, not in a restaurant, not … More Flirting MasterClass with Craig Ferguson – How to flirt flawlessly with ladies

Fight for women’s rights and share this song by Lesley Gore!

At the beginning the lovely Lesley Gore sings: “You don’t own me, I’m not just one of your many toys You don’t own me, don’t say I can’t go with other boys” and with a strong clear message at the end “I’m free and I love to be free, To live my life the way … More Fight for women’s rights and share this song by Lesley Gore!

Charles Pétillon at Magda Danysz Gallery / Paris

When thinking about Charles Pétillon, there is one prominent image, that will come to everyone’s mind – countless clusters of white balloons. No matter if you ask your friends in London, Lille, Shanghai or Sicilly – Pétillon is the mastermind of balloon installations all over the planet. In his series Invasions the photographer placed hundreds of these white oxygen-filled balls in spaces like playgrounds, … More Charles Pétillon at Magda Danysz Gallery / Paris