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Elena Clavarino


Elena Clavarino is an Associate Editor for AIR MAIL. Born in Milan, Clavarino lives in New York, where she writes about culture, travel, fashion, and food.

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La Dolce Vita Milanese With London in the midst of Brexit, and Paris more unfriendly than ever, Milan is having a moment

Fashion Plates Why are so many luxury houses opening their own restaurants?

The Squid Game Secret People have chalked up the South Korean TV show’s unprecedented popularity to word of mouth. Here’s the real source of its success

Thank You for Smoking Lighting up indoors? Never! Well, except at these illustrious establishments …

Italy’s Best Pizza Isn’t Where You Think It Is Welcome to Caiazzo, home of the inside-out-margherita restaurant drawing crowds from all over the world

Elizabeth Neel With a new show at Pilar Corrias, in London, Alice Neel’s granddaughter forges a path of her own

Burn After Listening A discreet, ultra-cool music festival in Garbicz, Poland, could blow Burning Man out of the water

What a Ride If you’re not traversing Andalusia on horseback, are you really living?

The Unusual Suspects For 50 years, residents of the Aeolian Islands’ Alicudi consumed an ingredient used in L.S.D. Today, they’re still hallucinating

Ali Rose The young fashion designer is making sleek eyeglasses out of recycled plastic water bottles

Christina Quarles The L.A.-based artist’s dreamy, colorful work breaks down complex subjects of gender, race, and identity

Deeper Than the Deep Blue Sea An exhibition at the Fondation Carmignac’s Mediterranean villa focuses on the colors, movement, and creatures of the sea

May 21, 2021

Meet You in Mexico City With a booming art-and-food scene and lax coronavirus rules, the Mexican capital is hotter than ever

Where Art and Architecture Meet An interview with the Italian designer Vincenzo de Cotiis, whose savagely sleek work fuses art and architecture with interior design

April 30, 2021

Charles de Vilmorin At 24, the new creative director of Rochas is reimagining couture for a new generation

Zoom-Smart Online students have become masters of trickery, cheating, and fun at their teachers’ expense—all while adhering to the unspoken rules of high school

Sasha Spielberg Otherwise known as Buzzy Lee, the 30-year-old singer has released her first album, with a second underway

Go West, Young Homme For generations, western Long Island has been home to servicers of the more easterly Hamptons elite. Will an influx of rich Europeans change that?

Marie Laffont The Parisian shoe designer worked with Sonia Rykiel, Pierre Hardy, and Christian Louboutin before striking out on her own

Dangerous Liaisons The coronavirus is catching up with its runaways, dealing revenge in the form of arrests, forced quarantines, and decrepit jails

Mob Rule A new documentary tracks the rise and fall of Vincenzo Muccioli, a well-intentioned rehab founder turned cult leader, Italian-style