When in Lisbon: stay at Palácio Belmonte, an oasis of art, heritage and extreme elegance

  Palácio Belmonte is not a hotel, it’s a cultural landmark, a refined experience and a luxury destination. It is one of the most prestigious spaces in Lisbon and probably one of the… Continue reading

TASCHEN presents Françoise Gilot

  TASCHEN presents a fantastic book on Françoise Gilot’s travel sketchbooks, made between 1974 and 1981. It features essay and introduction by Hans Werner Holzwarth, and  a conversation between Gilot and Thérèse Crémieux on the… Continue reading

The Brazilian Pavilion in the London Design Biennale

  For the Brazilian Pavilion in the London Design Biennale 2018, London-based Brazilian artist and designer David Elia has created an installation titled ‘Desmatamento’ (Deforestation). The multi-sensory piece captures the vulnerability of Brazil’s… Continue reading

R.I.P Creative Genius Aretha Franklin

Agnes Martin at The Gallery, Winchester’s Discovery Centre, UK

In the 1989 essay Beauty is the Mystery of Life Agnes Martin wrote, “Composition is an absolute mystery. It is dictated by the mind. The artist searches for certain sounds or lines that… Continue reading

Yto Barrada: Klaatu Barrada Nikto is on View at the Aspen Art Museum, Colorado

    Barrada’s work combines the strategies of the documentary film with the metaphorical approach to imagery in her photographic, installation and sculptural work. Yto Barrada: Klaatu Barrada Nikto remains on View at the Aspen… Continue reading

Josef Helfenstein

  For nearly thirty years, Josef Helfenstein has led some of the most prestigious institutions in the world, curated exhibitions, taught art history, overseen acquisitions of works by major artists and supervised expansions… Continue reading

PARIS: RONIS By Willy Ronis

  Willy Ronis saw Paris like no one else, through the eyes of the people and for the people. Flammarion celebrates the French “Humanist photographer” with a new paperback book which features 100… Continue reading

LaCividina’s latest collection

  LaCividina, the celebrated Italian design brand, debuted two new collections at the latest Milan Design Week. The beautiful series of armchairs, poufs and sofas were designed by German designer Sebastian Herkner and… Continue reading

Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936

  From 9 September to 9 December, 2018, The Meadows Museum SMU Dallas will present an exhibition dedicated to Salvador Dalí’s works. The exhibition follows fascinating research undertaken upon the Meadows’ 2014 acquisition… Continue reading