Dressing The Air is the brainchild of the London-based artist Paul Schütze.

In a career spanning 30 years, Schütze has exhibited his photographic and installation works in galleries and museums around the world, released over thirty albums of original recordings, scored a number of films and performed numerous concerts. He has collaborated with artists such as James Turrell, Josiah McElheny and Isaac Julien and musicians as diverse as Bill Laswell, Raoul Björkenheim, Toshinori Kondo, Lol Coxhill and Jah Wobble.

Dressing The Air is a unique open resource that aims to enrich creative thinking by encouraging a multi-sensory approach. A constantly evolving archive and creative news feed, Dressing The Air monitors and reports on a diverse range of art-forms from cinema to sculpture, painting to furniture design, land-art to perfumery.


Evelyne Boulanger

for Commes das Garçons


Cardamom, Incense, Cinnamon, Amber, Benzoin, Pimento Berries, Gaiac Wood, and Ebony - A striking and elusive scent with phantoms of aromatic woods and the warmth of cinnamon. Ultimately discreet, it's more a dialogue with yourself than with your surroundings.


One of a series released under the series name Incense this is the most wearable and discreet. A dark monochrome perfume with complex shading and real depth, it tends to hug the wearer. Like wearing a luxurious, understated coat with an unseen black paisley lining.