Tag Archives: alain mikli

Sources of Inspiration

In 1978  vanguard and visionary Alain Mikli opened his design studio in Paris.  His illustrious career and innovative eyewear creations have inspired generations of devotees. Few have dared to produce imitations, but many collaborations, with the likes of Philip Stark,  Claude Montana, … Continue reading

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A Likeness of Harris Glenn Milstead

Since 1981 the esteemed portrait photographer Greg Gorman  has shot the cultural provocateurs featured in l.a. Eyeworks‘ exceptional ad campaign. Its tagline has been consistently thus:  A face is like a work of art. It deserves a great frame.  No more … Continue reading

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The View From Paris

This past September I attended  Silmo,  a critical international optical industry trade show held in Paris, France.  The event features innovations in frame design and fabrication.  The most gratifying aspect of  my experience at Silmo was the realization that Josephson Opticians is … Continue reading

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