Valentine’s day is nearly upon us, and traditionally it is a day of the year where we express our love… Read More
Do you have an occasion and worried about choosing some jewelry? This is quite common, especially to people who are not much into beauty.
For many centuries, gemstones have captured the attention and admiration of humans.
REAL FEELINGS Emotion and Technology – An International Group Show at House of Electronic Arts Basel (HeK)
Works by 20 artists are presented in the show, ranging from artificial intelligence, interactive installations, robotics and biometrics to gaming, video installations, virtual reality and photography.
Vaping has become the choice for many people who wish to use cannabis for recreational purposes where it is legal, and for good reasons. It’s easy, it’s affordable and it’s socially acceptable, and comes with none of the dangers associated with regular smoking.
The types of attires that Robert De Niro wore as Sam ‘Ace’ Rothstein in Casino got people talking. The expensive timepieces and the weirdly sewn clothes – something many people attribute to the fashion of the 1970s which is against the tenets of modern fashion.
2019 saw a returned interest in the ancient art of cameo jewellery. Wartski’s held a exhibition of cameo’s by Europe’s greatest gem engravers and Liz Swig, founder of LizWorks, unveiled of a breathtakingly modern interpretation of the ancient medium by artists Catherine Opie and Cindy Sherman at the Venice Biennale.
American painter Eric Fischl’s new show at Skarstedt (‘Figures’ to 9 April) presents, approximately life-sized, people on the beach. They come from Fischl’s own photographs of characters and poses which interest him – ‘I can’t tell people what I want’
The art of luxury watchmaking has been written about time and time again. The craftsmanship that goes into making a high-end Rolex or Omega is outstanding. But today we want to get more specific and highlight some moments when art truly meets with horology and the results.
V&A acquires the most exquisitely modelled piece of English porcelain, discovered at a French flea market
The V&A has announced it has acquired a previously unknown porcelain sculpture Head of a Laughing Child (about 1746–49) after its chance discovery at a French flea market eight years ago.
The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) in Doha, Qatar, is a monument to the Islamic Arts. Opened in 2008 the museum aims to shed light on the rich cultural origins of the Middle East.
Salvage Rhythms is a piece about becoming. Devised by Sam Williams as part of his ongoing project Latent Commons, this performance work was presented at Somerset House AGM, alongside a live sound score in collaboration with the musician Roly Porter.
Rose gold has been incredibly popular over the past few years, dominating the jewellery industry. Whilst it appears to have… Read More
Rings are an exceptional piece of jewellery. While for some, it’s worn merely to up their accessory and fashion game, others wear rings because of what they symbolize.
‘Trophy’a two-person exhibition exploring the purpose of the trophy, its associations and narratives.
Sim Smith is to present, ‘Trophy’a two-person exhibition exploring the purpose of the trophy, its associations and narratives. From the celebratory to the unassuming, this exhibition surveys its various guises, through fascination and fantasy.