A FUNERAL FOR A BELOVED ARTIST. NOTES OF MOURNING, WITH NOTES OF CELEBRATION.
An olfactive response to the film Looking For Langston, a lyrical exploration - and recreation - of the private world of poet, novelist and playwright Langston Hughes (1902 - 1967) and his fellow black artists from the Harlem Renaissance, exploring themes of race, class, black sexuality and a discourse on interracial desire.
FEELING: Aroused, Awe, Daring, Empowered, Entranced, Mystified, Passionate, Rapturous, Stimulated, Surprised, Vibrant, Warm, Sensuous.
MATERIALS: Earthy, Ambery, Spicy, Woody, Animalic —Transparent Floral, Indolic Floral, Leathery Notes, Musk, Spices.
PERFUMER: Yann Vasnier