A new Japanese Art de Vivre store in Paris
Awaken to the Japanese soul and walk through the doors of Biën;...
The Way of Beauty
In the Japanese tradition, the vision of a path is anchored in the deepest part of the soul. A path, more beautiful and more important than the goal to reach...
The Art of Rice
For the Japanese, rice fields are the symbol of the land. There are so many things in their land.
When the sacred comes to rock our reality
There is one thing that particularly touches me about the Japanese - their contemplative soul.
Fill your wrinkles with gold?
Imagine a world where beauty is found in imperfection. Where far from hiding the marks and traces of time, they are embraced and polished with care, love and gold powder...
Reading zen in the rocks
At the beginning, it is the emptiness that takes you. The beauty of emptiness. The one that in our western societies is so frightening that we never stop trying to fill it, by getting restless, by consuming, by possessing. To stop the fear of missing something...
Beautiful landscapes don't have owners
In the middle of Tokyo, there is a mysterious but tangible forest. It is one of those landscapes that saturates your mind without warning.
Bento, delicious love letter
In Japan, the anticipated joy of lifting the lid of a homemade bento*, tasty, colorful and full of vitamins, is for some a daily rendez-vous.