The Thannhauser Legacy at Guggenheim Bilbao

  Paul Cézanne, Edgar Degas, Édouard Manet, Pablo Picasso, and Vincent van Gogh are the stars of this new exhibition opening on 21st September at the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao. It marks the first… Continue reading

When in Barcelona: stay at the unique and über-stylish Cotton House Hotel, Autograph Collection

  There’s no better hotel than The Cotton House, Autograph Collection in Barcelona at the moment, a personal favourite of Barcelona-based superstar Shakira. Revamped by interior designer Lázaro Rosa-Violán and architected by Elies… Continue reading

Tate St Ives presents Patrick Heron’s new show

The acclaimed British artist Patrick Heron (1920–99) is being celebrated in this retrospective exhibition, the first major show of his work for twenty years at Tate St Ives. One of the most significant… Continue reading

Riccardo Tisci reveals new looks for Burberry

  Riccardo Tisci took to Instagram to reveal images from the ‘B Classic’ collection, which is an edit he curated to honour the icons of Burberry (the pieces were created by the brand’s… Continue reading

SFMOMA opens René Magritte

René Magritte: The Fifth Season opens at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and runs until 28 October 2018. The exhibition displays more than 20 artworks being shown for the first time in a U.S.… Continue reading

Simon Martin

  Simon Martin is the Director of Pallant House Gallery. He talks to Art is Alive about the future plans for the space, his favourite artists, the treasures of the gallery’s collection (including Richard Hamilton’s Swingeing… Continue reading

Shakespeare’s Macbeth by director Kit Monkman

  Starring Mark Rowley, (The Last Kingdom, Luther) Shakespeare’s Macbeth has been reinvented by director Kit Monkman in a new film that successfully bridges the gap between theatre and film to create a new signature… Continue reading

Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” opens at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

  Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the last few days, you are surely aware that the MET gala took place last Sunday. Madonna wearing a gothic Jean Paul Gaultier look and… Continue reading

Azzedine Alaïa celebrated at the Design Museum

    Azzedine Alaïa’s life and oeuvre are celebrated at the DesignMuseum in London with an exhibition running until 7th October. The exhibition, co-curated by the designer before his death last year, brings together 60… Continue reading

Chanel Cruise 2018

  Chanel and specifically Karl Lagerfeld put on another spectacular show under the glass roof of the Grand Palais. This time, buyers, clients and VIPs were invited on La Pausa, a giant Chanel… Continue reading