Van Gogh Museum’s ‘Touch Van Gogh’ app for tablets wins two international awards

The app ‘Touch Van Gogh’ is the winner of the World Summit Award Mobile in the ‘m-Tourism & Culture’ category and has been awarded ‘Gold’ in the ‘Best App’ category of the International… Continue reading

TASCHEN presents Michelangelo, Complete Works

  Before reaching the tender age of 30, Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475–1564) had already sculpted David and Pietà, two of the most famous sculptures in the entire history of art. As a sculptor, painter, draftsman, and architect,… Continue reading

Never Ending Stories at Mamco in Geneva

  Mamco, contemporary art museum of Geneva celebrates its 20th anniversary with an exhibition titled Never Ending Stories that runs until 18 January 2015. Mamco is the largest contemporary art museum of Switzerland… Continue reading

R.I.P Creative genius Jane Bown

  British photographer Jane Bown, who captured Samuel Beckett, John Lennon and Queen Elizabeth II in iconic black and white portraits, has died aged 89, her former employer The Observer reported on Sunday.… Continue reading

Happy Holidays

Moncler goes green

  Moncler introduces a new green-aware ski line which features images of Iceland’s shrinking glaciers by British photographer Dan Holdsworth.

Historic New England announces the completion of a digitization project

Thanks in part to a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Historic New England announces the completion of a digitization project that makes its extensive wallpaper collection more accessible. For… Continue reading

The FASHION MIX, an exhibition curated by Olivier Saillard

  From Azzedine Alaïa to Issey Miyake and Yohji Yamamoto, from Cristóbal Balenciaga to Raf Simons etc. many foreign designers and artistic directors have radically transformed the French fashion scene. The FASHION MIX,… Continue reading

Gareth Pugh unveils his Christmas tree at the V&A in London

Audrey Hepburn photographs at the National Portrait Gallery in London

The National Portrait Gallery announces that a photography exhibition celebraing the life and pictures of Audrey Hepburn will open in July 2015. From her early years as a chorus girl in London’s West End… Continue reading