Cinquieme Sens, the acclaimed perfumery school from France, has teamed with Pratt Institute SCPS to create an extraordinary evening for Sniffapalooza members. Please join us and learn about the Cinquieme Sens Certificate Program in Perfumery on Thursday, December 10 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Pratt Institute’s Manhattan campus!
Since 1976, Cinquieme Sens has been active in the creation of perfumes and the transmission of a vital perfume culture. Their training is offered to perfumery professionals as well as enthusiasts with a desire to learn the language of scent. And now they are opening their doors to Sniffapalooza for an exclusive glimpse into their passionate world!
Pratt Institute is a global leader in higher education located in a cultural hub with historic campuses in Brooklyn and Manhattan. In collaboration withCinquieme Sens they have designed a FREE two-hour interactive workshop for us led by the renowned fragrance designer and Pratt Institute faculty memberRaymond Matts, who has lived a life in fragrance with experience in all aspects of the global fragrance business. Raymond has been responsible for the strategic development of many prestigious brands, including Aramis, Tommy Hilfiger, Clinique and Origins. His workshop will provide an overview of the two courses in the Certificate Program: The Technique and Language of Perfumery and Advanced Perfumery.
The evening will be a sensorial journey using all of our senses to appreciate the beauty of fragrance. Topics of the session will include:
– Fragrance history
– The physiological aspects of how we smell
– The role of the fragrance house in relation to the finished goods supplier
– The palette of ingredients and methods used to obtain them
– How to smell, speak and understand through your sense of smell