Arts and Culture

Left Bankers Manifesto

The Left Bankers are not so much an art movement as a social phenomenon, not so much something invented as stumbled across; not a...

Discover: The History of Calligraphy

The word Calligraphy is derived from the Greek words kalos, which means beautiful and graphein meaning to write. Throughout history, man has been in a...

Museum Moment: Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting

The Musée du Louvre, in collaboration with the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, is holding...

Behind the Brush: Painter, Lucy Dickens

BEHIND THE BRUSH ARTIST PROFILE: LUCY DICKENS Lucy Dickens, great, great granddaughter of Charles Dickens, began her career as a full-time artist in 1990. Before the transition...

Concert Pianist Brings Classical Music to Remote Areas with GIRL TRUCK PIANO

GIRL PIANO TRUCK is the beautifully inspired concept of Australian concert pianist and entertainer, Ambre Hammond ‘The People’s Pianist’. Ambre’s vision is to bring music...

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...

Behind the Brush: Interview with Artist Spar Street

Interview with Artist Spar Street What inspired your philosophies about art and your zeal for creating art? I was born into the home of an irrepressibly...

Rare Bronze Sculpture from Edition on Display at Prince Charles’s Country Home Being Auctioned...

A rare bronze sculpture from an edition on display at both Highgrove, Prince Charles’s country home, and in Hyde Park, is set to take...

Alain Ducasse- ‘Haute Cuisine’ Made Just for Qatar at IDAM

The grand opening of IDAM, the Middle East’s new flagship restaurant for Haute Cuisine. For 25 years, Alain Ducasse, the ‘architect of flavours’, has been...

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...

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...

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...

RENOIR: The Film. About the Artist, His Life and Loves in #Champagne

In 1885, she naturally dragged her husband to Essoyes, Champagne. Pierre-Auguste Renoir was entirely won over and enchanted by the landscapes and the villagers’...

Rolls-Royce Unveils New Work By Yang Fudong For The Art Programme

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars unveils new work by Chinese artist Yang Fudong as part of its Art Programme. The artist created a new video work which...

Major Fine Art Auctions Player Launches Innovative Firm Aimed at Shaping Market’s Future

One of the biggest players in the UK fine art and antiques industry has unveiled a new international business that promises to break down...

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