Graduated in law, history of art and trained in the art market, Mikael started as photo editor and contemporary art and design editor at IDEAT Magazine for 7 years. He monitored image, wrote and curated the main news and feature articles of the interiors monthly magazine, as well as its special partnerships with artists (Erwin Olaf, Bettina Rheims), established luxury brands like Audemars Piguet, institutions and exhibitions such as Art Paris Art Fair and Les Rencontres d’Arles. He continues on with trend reporting, reviewing and profiling throughout long-format articles for other key publications.

Contributions: AD Architectural Digest Style China AMC Le Moniteur Architecture Canvas Dim Dam Dom IDEAT Magazine La Gazette Drouot The Good Life L’Officiel Art France and International Purple Fashion VILLAS Decoration


Since 2009, Mikael works as an independent editor as part of PR plans or stand-alone and for the needs of architecture and creative studios, design companies and business-to-businesses. His services include directing and producing digital and printed content. He defined tones of voice and UX for high-end hotels, developed an online magazine for an international real estate investment and asset management company, and stated strategies for product development and launching of a furniture design firm.

References: A.618 Paris 9Hotel Collection A1043 Agence kreo Art Actuel Brazilian Modern Design Galerie Cécile Fakhoury Colliers International Domeau & Pérès Europe Hotels Private Collection The Entourage Group Goodmoods Galerie Gosserez LA.M Studio Leclere Limited Edition LOMM Editions Moda International Monoprix OAV Perrotin Quartus Résidentiel Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac Unbuilt Untilthen VIA Valorisation de l’Innovation dans l’Ameublement WBDM Wallonie-Bruxelles Design Mode

film & publishing

Mikael expands his experience with book publishing (commissioning, authoring and editing) and film making: writing and co-directing TV documentaries about architecture, photography and climate change today for French and Swiss private and public channels.

Projects: “Marble conversations” EN |Apricate Books| “Michel Comte New Light” 52′ EN/SWG |Beauvoir Films, Filming| “Paris under Japanese influence” 26′ FR/EN |Edouard Granero Museum, 2019| with interviews of Tadao Ando, Shigeru Ban, Sou Fujimoto, Tsuyoshi Tane.