Once upon a time in St. Pete

I first realized that the biggest collection of Dali's work outside of Europe, is only a 4 hour drive from where I live, or -- even better -- one hour by plane, after having lived in Miami for more than a year. I have a thing for Dalí. When I was 22 years old, I [...]

The Transformative Power of Fashion

Freedom is formlessness, yet we are all contained inside our bodies. Showing on the outside what’s inside is liberating. That’s what fashion is for me. The process of learning how to dress, is so peculiar: through it, we define, and decide who we are. Every outfit is a message, as conscious or unconscious, as we [...]

Journey Through Surrealism

Danie gomez ortigoza journey of a braid-Barco-Celia-D-Luna surrealism

I've always been intrigued by the possibility of a different reality. Through science fiction and surrealist art, I've found the perfect escape: Remedios Varo, René Magritte, Leonora Carrington, and obviously Frida Kahlo and Salvador Dalí, have transported me to worlds that cannot be, yet are so very real. Fashion has that power as well. We [...]