Skip to Content

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.

57 results

Catch Them if You Can With the news media and social media taking the “hot” out of hot spots, the new New York City nightlife has evolved to be constantly on the move

Practice Makos Perfect Christopher Makos showed Andy Warhol how to use his first camera. He also cemented Warhol’s existence as the personification of the “American brand”

Child’s Play Nicolas Party’s techno-colored art is on view in Canada. In an interview, the artist discusses fairy tales, nature, and the power of pastel

April 26, 2022

Running Out the Clock In Russia, not much has changed since the invasion of Ukraine. But as the war drags on, there’s a sense of fiddling while the world burns

India Ennenga and Sebastian Clark The duo sending pocket-size books—collaborations with artists and writers—to people around the world

Nicolas Lefebvre The mysterious Frenchman making art out of his collector’s items—and keeping mum on his relationship with Monica Bellucci

The 96-Year Itch At 96, Marilyn Stafford, the masterful yet little-known photographer who shot everyone from Albert Einstein to Sharon Tate and everything from political unrest to war, gets her due

Plane Wreck Canceled flights, shabby planes, burst tires … the reincarnated Eastern Airlines doesn’t live up to its past glory days—or even basic standards

Talking Eurotrash The hard-partying moneyed set, with New York roots dating back to Studio 54, traded the city for their old jet-set life in the spring of 2020. Will they come back?

Alexandre Assouline He grew up watching his parents turn a fledgling publishing company into a coffee-table-book sensation. Now he’s helping to run it

Where the Wild Things Are A women-led photography initiative aims to raise $1 million to support the protection of endangered habitats

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