PERFUME 101

Have you always wanted to understand perfume, without ever really  knowing where to start? Minetta Rogers is here to help!

INTRO TO INDEPENDENT PERFUMERY

IAO founder Saskia Wilson-Brown explores the field in an introductory session for people curious about independent perfumery.

Essential Components

John Biebel introduces specialized perfume materials, itemizing and describing important components for a well rounded organ.

GENEALOGY CLASSES

Dana El Masri explores spices, citrus and aromatic perfume types in February and March. 

Olfactory Racism and the Atlantic World

Prof. Andrew Kettler shares the history of aromatic consciousness, and Atlantic-era  resistance to racialized discourses.

NEW TO THIS?

If you're new to the Institute for Art and Olfaction, we've put together a cheat sheet on how to get started,