The Paris Review – Balenciaga, Light Verse, and Dancing on Command

Look 7 in Demna Gvesalia‘s 2022 Balenciaga haute couture show. For someone who spends most of life reading and writing, dance is a miracle. Literature twists language to get at truth, but dance circumvents it altogether. Of course, this is only true at the moment of performance; The work of dance is full of language–often … Read more