There’s an undeniable effervescence about A Scent, and in the days following our morning at the Musée de L’Homme, I am increasingly drawn to its lighter-than-air vivacity, a notion that no doubt would please the man who desired just such a spirit. “Curiosity and happiness are at the core of my work,” he says. “Design is never static, but it is only possible after constant exchange of ideas, aesthetics and sensibilities. I create not to express my ego or my personality, but rather to try and bring answers to those who are asking themselves questions about our era and how we should live in it.”

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