Contemporary architectural steel work on the facade of a glass building

A new kind of luxury hotel in Cognac sets new standards of comfort, cuisine and architecture for those exploring the…

A sommelier in the act of pouring wine into a table of glasses

More than sheer knowledge of wine, it takes dexterity, impeccable service and the ability to inspire the diner to be…

Panel discussion held by YPO with speakers sitting on stage

The YPO may just be the most influential organisation in the world that most people haven’t heard of. An association…

Rachel Whiteread sculpture on the edge of a lake in the US

Rachel Whiteread, winner of the 2019 Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon award, has illuminated the world’s art scene with her blazing…

An artwork on paper by artist Raqip Shaw

Spearheaded by the recent opening of Deutsche Bank’s ambitious PalaisPopulaire, new developments are rapidly placing Berlin at the centre of…

Business woman Vicky Xu poses with a black horse

Vicky Xu, the head of Hong Kong venture capitalists Global Group’s new Lifestyle & Sports Club, has brought her lifelong…

Portrait of designer Olivier Rousteing

The French label Balmain, known for its 1950s couture, has been turned into a leader of the 21st-century pack by…

Private tropical beach with sun loungers and palm trees

Baha Mar is the latest and most prestigious resort to open in the Bahamas. With three leading hotel brands and…

Campaign for Alsara by Damiani jewellery collection inspired by Kazakh traditions

How does a historic Italian jewellery brand come to dedicate an entire collection to the traditions and culture of Kazakhstan?…

the rolling mountains of the swiss engadine in summertime

Switzerland’s Engadine region has been the enchanted holiday home of the likes of Friedrich Nietzsche, Gerhard Richter and some of…

Installation shot of a gallery exhibition showing digital videos

We live in interesting times – so interesting, in fact, that not only are artists using ever-newer technologies and digital…

Tom Pope performance artist pictured floating in mid air

What do you get when you squeeze all the opulence and exclusivity of a private members’ club into a box about the…

Digital art installation of multiple screens by Victoria Fu

California-based artist Victoria Fu, the official artist of 2019’s Deutsche Bank Wealth Management Lounge at Frieze Los Angeles, is at…

Artist Betye Saar pictured in her studio

As Frieze Los Angeles highlights West Coast art, Andrew Perchuk and Kellie Jones of LA’s Getty Research Institute introduce the…

Skier on a run down into a valley

This winter sees the opening of a spectacular new ski region in Switzerland, with the completion of a link between…

Portrait of London College of Fashion student and youtube star Derin Adetosoye

Remember the days when being creative meant you were someone who couldn’t cut it in the world of real jobs?…

Luxury hotel complex on top of a hill overlooking Lake Lucerne in Swtizerland

At the new Bürgenstock resort in Switzerland, medical science meets luxury indulgence. Darius Sanai gets checked out at the spectacular retreat…

A Hong Kong market place at night photographed by @nelis_vansia

Has Instagram been taken over by fake follower fever, banal mirror selfies and blatant product promotion? Not if you’re one…

Vintage photograph of Jack Heuer of TAG Heuer swiss watches greeting Enzo Ferrari seated at a table

Famed for its relationships with key drivers in the 1960s and its innovation with the Ferrari F1 team in the…

Miniature painting by artist Hana Louise Shahnavaz of galloping horses

Are you a scientist or an artist, a genius or a poet? Do you really have to choose? Perhaps humans…

closeup photo of turned on computer monitor

By Greg Williams A LUX x ROSEWOOD COLLABORATION In recent years, ambitious parents have added a further endeavour to the…

close-up photo of SPMTE color bars

By Dylan Jones A LUX x ROSEWOOD COLLABORATION I remember the very first time I met Jonathan Ive [Apple’s chief…

Immersive digital art installation with coloured lights surrounding a room

It’s not just the consumption of art that is being revolutionised by technology; it’s all about the democratisation of who…