Crystal Bennes is an artist, writer and researcher.


Current interests include: rocks and geology; the quarries of Paris; epistemology; philosophy of science; museums and archives; Niels Bohr; the feedback loop of visual culture between art and science; C16-C18 portraiture; analogue photography; Begriffsgeschichte; Baroque opera; the Encyclopédie; Latin epic poetry; patisserie.

As an art, architecture and design writer, she is also Contributing Editor of Icon Magazine and Metropolis. She writes a regular series on museum stores for Apollo, and also contributes to Disegno, Helsinki Design Weekly, and Wallpaper.

Email: hello (at) crystalbennes (dot) com
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