The first sale dedicated to calligraphy held by an international auction house was held by Sotheby’s in Doha, Qatar, on December 15. We showcase the highlights of the Arabic script on sale which fetched a total of $5.6 million.
With the opening of Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art in Doha, the Gulf state of Qatar is securing its position as a capital of Arab culture from centuries-old Islamic relics to the region’s modern masters.
An exhibition at The Noguchi Museum in New York provided intimate insight into Isamu Noguchi's life and work, and a fresh view of the twentieth-century art world through collaborations with his contemporaries.
Maps of African villages, aerials views of the tulip farms of Holland and DNA codes are all woven into the remarkable carpets of architect-designer-artist duo duo Giovannella Formica and Beppe Caturegli.
The Herning Museum of Contemporary Art (HEART) is unique in its unusual sponsorship program that pairs artists with Danish businesses that provide logistical and intellectual support, as well as traditional financing.
Curves of Coralline make up the striking structure that is The Wave House in the Dominican Republic. A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase this spectacular beach home designed by Joaquin Torres of A-cero Studio
As BMW presents its first limited edition, a 7 series inspired by Steinway pianos, head of design Adrian van Hooydonk talks about customizing vehicles, internet connected cars and what the cars of the future will look like.
Available online exclusively at Luxuryculture.com, the ultimate gift for fans of John Lennon: a 2-ply cashmere sweater emblazoned with either John Lennon's 1971 self-portrait or the original handwritten lyrics to Imagine.
Elongated Giacometti-inspired figures clothed in Prada-like outfits comprise the latest works of John Baldessari. We showcase these magnificent comments on the intimate relationship between art and fashion.
“Petit h” is a new collection from Hermès made with leather off-cuts and other materials deemed imperfect for use in its main lines. Artistic Director Pascale Mussard talks of her dream to innovative and give new life to materials.
In an immensely rare auction, a stellar collection of works by Constantin Brancusi sold for 1,568,086 euros on November 30 at Artcurial, Paris. Alongside six of his sculptures were the rare household objects of his own making.
The first Hermès store on Paris' rive gauche is located in a former swimming pool that has been filled with radical architecture and innovative retail . Denis Montel of RDAI architects explains how he transformed 17 Rue de Sevres.
From the tortoise to the panda, a zoo of bejewelled animals can be found on the faces of the latest Cartier timepieces. Each time-telling creature expresses the jewelry house’s technical and design savoir-faire.
Foster + Partners have unveiled their first winery in the vineyards of Ribera del Duero, north of Madrid, a lesson in how considered architecture can help improve the winemaking process. Raise a glass to Bodegas Portia.