Miuccia Prada and Rem Koolhaas have alreadyÂ transformed fashion, art, and architecture.Â But with their latest cultural project, the Prada Transformer, in Seoul, South Korea, this summer,
the longtime collaborators plan on revolutionizing all three at once. Instead of moving around
to accommodate the building, they are making a building that moves for them.
Roman Polanski may soon be permitted back into the U.S., but heâ??s made some of his most compelling films while in exile from the Hollywood machine. As he collaborates with artist Francesco Vezzoli on a commercialÂ for a fictional perfume starring Natalie Portman and Michelle Williams, the director talks about the Perils of the movie world and the pleasures of skiing drunk at night.