Paris Versus New York

Paris Versus New York

A Tally of Two Cities

By Vahram Muratyan

Penguin Books, Hardcover, 9780143120254, 224pp.

Publication Date: January 31, 2012

Description
When Vahram Muratyan began his online travel journal, Paris versus New York, he had no idea how quickly it would become one of the most buzzed-about sites on the Internet-it garnered more than a million and a half page views in just a few months, and the attention of savvy online critics. Now Muratyan presents his unique observations in this delightful book, featuring visually striking graphics paired with witty, thought-provoking taglines that celebrate the special details of each city. Paris versus New York is a heartfelt gift to denizens of both cities and to those who dream of big-city romance.


About the Author
C est avec "Paris vs New York", livre adapte de son blog paru en 2011, que l on decouvre "Vahram Muratyan". Ce match visuel et amical entre les deux villes legendaires introduit son design aux lignes pures, ses couleurs. Apres un lancement chez Colette a Paris et au Standard a New York, "Paris vs New York" connait un succes international et des planches sont exposees pour le centieme anniversaire du prestigieux restaurant d Alain Ducasse, Benoit. Artiste graphique et directeur artistique, il collabore avec des maisons de luxe prestigieuses Prada, Hermes, Dior et signe une chronique visuelle hebdomadaire dans "M" le magazine du Monde. "Tick Tock" est son deuxieme livre.


Praise For Paris Versus New York

"In his witty, high-concept, high-colored flipbook “Paris Versus New York: A Tally of Two Cities” ...Mr. Muratyan uses splashy collagist art to showcase the visual beauty marks of the two metropolises."
-The New York Times