Arts and Culture

Arts + Culture: Jacky Tsai: Exploration of Eastern and Western Cultures and Saving Rare...

At once comical and energetic, there is an undertone of serious political and social debate in Tsai’s works. Borrowing the tropes of 19th century...

The Steinway Crown Jewels. A Sought After Musical Gem.

The Steinway Crown Jewel Collection is an exclusive range of pianos made from the finest of veneers. Built to the same exacting, uncompromising standards of...

Discover: Being a Patron of the Arts

Artwork and artists have never been so accessible. Art is everywhere from a local boutique to quaint art galleries in small towns. There is...

Celebrating the Rich History of Russia with Princess Olga Romanoff Event Patron of The...

The Russian Ball in London is an exciting event that focuses attention to the rich history of Russia, the similarities between Russian and English...

Museum Moment: Eighteenth-Century Pastels

Pastels are made from powdery substances that are fragile and subject to fading. In accordance with modern museum practice, they are exhibited in very...

Tuscan Palazzo Tommasi Hotel Blends Luxury, Wellness, History and Arts into a Beautiful Experience

All arts serve the highest art, the art of living — Bertolt Brecht The art of living has a patron in the Palazzo Tomassi. A peaceful haven,...

Beauty and Music: Luxury Crystal Pianos

The CRYSTAL MUSIC COMPANY (the Netherlands 1996) is the worlds only manufacturer for fully handcrafted transparent grand pianos. Our Grand Pianos are being manufactured in...

Irresistible Reads : Luxurious, Fashionable and Beautiful

IRRESISTIBLE READS ::  Gucci "The Making Of" luxury edition book www.gucci.com , ASSOULINE The Big Book of Chic by Miles Redd www.assouline.com , ASSOULINE...

What We’re Watching: The History and Legacy of FABERGÉ: A LIFE OF ITS OWN

The award-winning Fabergé documentary comes to cinemas worldwide, unveiling two rare pieces and the extraordinary history of the Fabergé dynasty. Fabergé: A Life of Its...

Antique Perpetual Clocks

With the earliest clocks, timekeeping was almost an afterthought. They were initially designed as mechanical calendars to accurately record the seasons, religious holidays and...

Luxury Is… two BBC Documentaries

GUILTY PLEASURES For all our readers in the UK, there is a fabulous documentary series you must see. UK: BBC 4 TV 27th June 9pm Guilty...

Discover: The Origin of Ballet

Originating in the 15th century in the Renaissance courts of Catherine's Medici, ballet developed into a concert dance form in France and Russia. Influential globally...

Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Spring Exhibition, China: Through the Looking Glass

EXHIBITIONS The Metropolitan Museum of Art held a press briefing at the Palace Museum in Beijing, China, about its spring 2015 Costume Institute exhibition, China:...

Magnificent 18th–Century Mechanical Furniture by Abraham and David Roentgen on View at Metropolitan Museum

Abraham and David Roentgen's story is a tale of international success, fame, luxury, and high honor. The meteoric rise of the workshop of Abraham Roentgen...

MEISSEN COUTURE, Europe’s Most Tradition-Rich House of Fine Art and Hand-Crafted Luxury

MEISSEN COUTURE is Europe’s most tradition-rich house of fine art and hand-crafted luxury. In the 300 years and more since it was established by King...

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