Posts Tagged ‘CLARA URSITTI’

Through Smoke and Across Dissent

POWER PLAYS WITH PERFUMERY // ALEESA COHENE, SANDS MURRAY-WASSINK, AND CLARA URSITTI By Matt Morris The earliest culturally organized uses of smell were based in Ancient religious activity in Egypt, through the burning of fragrant sacrifices and aromatic smoke for purposes of divination (indeed, the word ‘perfume’ comes from Latin, meaning ‘through smoke’). Across centuries[…]