We’re excited to be a part of Natural History Museum’s centennial celebrations. We’re presenting a very special garden-led perfumery workshop with the lovely and talented Sarah Horowitz.
Brent Leonesio leads a rigorous hands-on bootcamp teaching the how, why, what and what not of perfume blending. You’ll walk away with incredible technical knowledge, and your very own bespoke perfume.
We asked artist and designer Micah Hahn to create a set of limited edition prints for the IAO, and boy did he deliver. Learn about the inspiration for the first set of his exquisite (and exclusive!) foil stamped ‘Molecules’ series.
May is our favorite month of the year. Come find out what we’ve got going on in this most marvelous of months. Hint: COLOR!
We’re so happy that spring has sprung, here in sunny LA! Come feel the joy with our amazing programming line-up for April.
It gives us great pleasure to announce the two IAO residents for 2013, and the four IAO Research Fellows for 2013 and 2014.
Miniature Perfume Shoppe will donate 10% of sales to the IAO library (and give you a 10% discount, to boot) when you use our code.
We’re thrilled to say that our Indiegogo crowdsourced funding campaign was a mega-success: Beyond our wildest imaginings in fact.
The IAO’s first experimental project was a transmedia collaboration around the concept of cultism, with filmmaker Mark Harris and perfumer Josh Meyer.
When designer Micah Hahn was working on an idea for our logo, he found inspiration in surrealist photography from the early 20th century.
Renowned curator Kóan Jeff Baysa, known as Kj (pronounced ‘Cage’ – as in John, not Nicolas) has agreed to serve as our Director of Programming,
We’re thrilled to announce the thirteen board of advisors for The Institute for Art and Olfaction, all experts in the field of perfumery, non-profits and art.