Join us for a scented candle intensive: From formula blending to wax pouring, this class will cover it all. You’ll leave with four candles of your own – for holiday gifts, or for every room in the house.
No lab? No problem: We can help! Introducing our first curated blending kit: A soft, woody, snappy number we’re calling the Autumn 2013 edition. But get them while you can… Stock is running very low.
The IAO is pleased to team up with Hammer Museum to revisit, reinterpret and restage Sadakichi Hartmann’s calamitous scent concert from 1902. ‘A Trip to Japan in Sixteen Minutes, Revisited’ is free with reservation.
Join us on January 21, as Osmocurator™ Christophe Laudamiel presents a selection of scents from the vaults of Paris’ acclaimed perfume archive: The Osmotheque. Opportunities to smell these rare scents will abound.
Osmocurator™ Christophe Laudamiel presents a selection of rare historical scents from Paris’ acclaimed perfume archive: The Osmotheque.
Just in time for the holidays, join IAO perfumer in residence Ashley Eden Kessler in a fun, aromatic and waxy 3 hour candle-making intensive.
We are very pleased to present four paintings by Franco Castilla, on view at Institute for Art and Olfaction through December 12, 2013.
We’ve joined forces with l.a. Eyeworks, Lucky Scent, IFF & Les Christophs to present two scented screenings of ‘Perfume: The Story of a Murderer.’
Empowerment Through Scent with Sarah Horowitz-Thran: The Spiritual and Psychological Power of Finding a Fragrance That Calls to You.
The IAO is thrilled to host a talk exploring chemical communication in art, with acclaimed New York-based interdisciplinary artist Gayil Nalls.
In October 2013, we teamed up with the profoundly cool Olfactif to tell a love story through scent. Heartbreak is the most human of stories, is it not?
After many long months of development, we’ve finally released our collaborative project with Austin Young and Brent Leonesio. Behold… Accident!
No access to the tools of perfumery? We can help. Our Autumn 2013 at-home perfumery kit is available now, in a limited run of 30.
Come experiment with making perfume at The Institute for Art and Olfaction’s weekly drop-in public open sessions.