In 2013, the Council of Paris already voted favorably on naming a “public square, street or cultural institution” after Morrison. Five years later, turns out Jim gets a public square.
Updated November 25, 2019
From most romantic city to Paris bridge is falling down It all started out with good intentions. The “love locks” are padlocks that couples affix to bridges and public fixtures in a declaration of their love. In Paris, the Passerelle des Arts is a hot spot for lovebirds. However, the vast number of padlocks isContinue reading “Heavy metal graffiti invades Paris”
April 19, 2014 The Disquaire Day team is proud to announce that the Doors’ drummer, John Densmore, will be this year’s Disquaire Day special guest for the release of his book, “The Doors: Unhinged: Jim Morrison’s legacy goes on trial”, on April 17 in France. The 396 page book was released last year in theContinue reading “John Densmore, special guest for Disquaire Day 2014”
Esquire magazine, June 1972 As a graphic designer, I was particularly interested in the illustrations by Jean Lagarrigue of the apartment at 17 rue Beautreillis. So I was very excited to find a copy on eBay. Lagarrigue taught at École nationale supérieure des arts décoratifs (ENSAD) and was art directeur at Esquire magazine. Illustrations by JeanContinue reading “The Real-Life Death of Jim Morrison by Bernard Wolfe”