Coffeeshop culture was booming in Europe in the 17th century. Coffeehouses were the place to be to discuss local scandals, debate philosophies and share ideas. Salons were also beaming with intellectual and creative life.
The first Salon, hosted in the Louvre in Paris, became exclusive invite only discussions & empowering places for ideas to be shared. Hosted by women, Salons catalyzed mindful conversations and powerful collaborations.