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ESXENCE COMES IN COLORS

Esxence Through The Mirror. Through a symbolic mirror, we enter into the world of Esxence. A mirror that reflects the successes of 2019 and sheds light on the future, showing…

May you live in Interesting Times

– If it were possible, I’d like to get inside you. Inside you while you’re painting me. And look at me with your eyes. That way, maybe I’d manage to…

Whispers about Artistic Perfumery: the online audiences perception.

How niche perfumery online has evolved and what is the level of awareness in online  audiences? Following the 10th edition of Esxence, one of its founders, Silvio Levi set up…

ESXENCE – THE SCENT OF EXCELLENCE: A SUCCESS OF THE WHOLE FRAGRANCE COMMUNITY

Esxence – The Scent of Excellence has confirmed Milan as business capital and trendsetter city for artistic perfumery and indie cosmetics. Almost 7.890 guests coming from all over the world…

EXPERIENCE LAB BEGINS ITS PATH

Esxence has a vocation for future and  exellence. From this vocation a new laboratory begins its path.   EXPERIENCE LAB is the first international event dedicated to niche cosmetics and…

We can all work for truth and beauty

I wish I was a verb “to trust” and never let you down (“Wishlist”, Eddie Vedder, Pearl Jam)   What does ‘sustainability’ mean? There are many definitions, but the one…

Tell me what you eat and …

“…It seemed that a strange alchemical process dissolved her entire being in the rose sauce, in the quails, in the wine and in every meal’s aroma.” (Laura Esquivel) Smell is…

Strategy or empathy? Esxence, an observatory to understand the artistic perfumery

Esxence is a moment to stop and reflect on our time, it is a niche perfumery observatory that helps the entire industry to review its way of doing art and…

Sensory learning

“The value of education and refinement of the senses, by widening the field of perception, offers an increasingly solid and rich basis for the development of intelligence” (Maria Montessori). Once…

Follow your nose

“When your legs are tired, walk with your heart”, Paulo Coelho. And follow your senses. Have you ever thought about the smell of your city? Years ago I did a…

Time flies

– Alice: How long is forever?” – White Rabbit: “Sometimes, just one second”   Living for the present. Enjoying a moment for what it is, not thinking about  it might…

Esxence. Smell out a need

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it” Alan Kay (computer scientist best known for his work on object-oriented programming and windowing graphical user interface design) What…

From close up, no-one is normal

“If two people who have been strangers, as all of us are, suddenly let the wall between them break down, and feel close, feel one, this moment of oneness is…

Esxence. Planning the future

Esxence has just celebrated 10 years (with + 10% attendance compared to the previous year) and thoughts are already turned towards the future. Born from the need of the artistic…

Intangible Touching. Not trend just truth

During Esxence, I went in search. To begin with, I went in search using nothing but my nose, trying to capture new inspirations. I sought the most representative olfactory notes,…

ESXENCE 2018: WATCH THE VIDEO!

If you already miss the perfumes and the atmosphere of Esxence, live again the emotions of this tenth edition watching the final video!

OVER 10% TURNOUT INCREASE! Buyers and international press from all over the world confirm Milan as the capital of Artistic Perfumery

An over 10% increase in the turnout of buyers, sector operators, international press and visitors coming from 70 countries for the tenth edition of Esxence has confirmed Milan as a…

The experience of the perfumes of Esxence 2018

The first two days of Esxence have flown. In The Mall area, venue dedicated to the exhibition, you can breathe not only perfumes, but pure energy too. Coming out of…

Make way for emotion. To find sense, we must rediscover our sensations.

“A work of art that does not begin in emotion is not art” (Paul Cezanne). Impressionism is painting en plein air that captures the energy, the colours and the movements…

ESXENCE meets t-crew

T-crew was born in 2016 after an educational training at the Brera Fine Art academy which allowed three young design students sharing the same passion for the arts, fashion and…

Seeing is not knowing. Participant Sensations.

What if we want to do more than just look? by Beatrice Balzarotti A few days ago, I was in London and I was walking on sand. I was at…

THE FIRST BRANDS LIST OF ESXENCE IS ONLINE

The 10th edition of Esxence – The Scent of Excellence is getting straight to the heart. The Technical Committee, composed of international experts in niche perfumery and cosmetics, evaluated the…

The success of a great intuition, the celebration of ten years of excellence

Esxence is today “the place to be”  for the most important leaders of artistic perfumery worldwide that have chosen it as the fulcrum to promote and spread the authentic olfactive…