Francis Kurkdjian is an artist like no other. He creates scents that speak to everyone. Born unconstrained he became a perfumer that associates fragrances with ideas. Because he has a feel for his times, a desire to tell beautiful stores and curiosity about people. And he tells one with each of his incredible perfumes, from each aroma to the top of the beautiful bottle.
Francis Kurkdjian has been telling these wonderful stories since 20 years ago, when he opened a pathway to the new vision. Set to recreate the perfume of Marie-Antoinette, he traveled back in time to the 17th century and sourced the perfect potion of scent. He was the first to open his bespoke fragrances atelier, which was against the trend of perfume democratization. He made an impact with spectacular perfume performances and installations, but more than that he is famous among the fashion circles and has created some of the worlds best selling perfumes, such as Le Male for Jean Paul Gaultier, Eau Noire for Dior and F by Ferragamo for Ferragamo.
While being praised by French fashion houses, Francis Kurkdjian has created many memorable fragrances for his own brand. This time Maison Francis Kurkdjian presents a scent that will surround you with warm breeze and unrestrained freshness. Aqua Vitae captures the delicate beauty of Balearic Islands. It caresses the body and mind in a sensual way and triggers an emotion that can be shared among men and woman. Aqua Vitae, Latin for water of life, has a masculine pleasure yet feminine note. Mixing best from both worlds – Lemon from Calabria, Mandarin from Sicily, Tonka Beans from Brazil and Guaiac Wood – creates a unique fragrance that can’t be resisted.