the senses

The miraculous faculties with which human beings can perceive and enjoy the world are the inspiration for this season’s edition of COS magazine.

Waters from around the world are presented in their flavourful simplicity
The curator of contemporary art from Chicago reveals the secrets of seeing
Form meets fluidity in the season’s collection for women
The architect from San Francisco designs buildings for the blind
The innovative transformation of the white T-shirt
For the pioneering composer, music is about silence as well as sound
A strikingly proportioned men’s collection is revealed
London’s scent adventurer channels the surprising power of smell
The most essential of all fabrics is reworked and re-energised
The Turkish superchef experiments with tastes from far and wide
The five dominant senses appear in photographic form
Psychotherapist Philippa Perry explains the precious gift of intuition