woman holding glass of champagne

Vitalie Taittinger took over her family’s champagne house in 2020. As well as controlling the creation of one of the…

art gallery behind gas station

Swiss gallery von Bartha recently announced the opening of a new space in Copenhagen, becoming the first international gallery to…

woman looking at a painting

The role of philanthropy has never been more urgent, and is reflected in our ongoing online series. Here, Umberta Beretta…

abstract figurative painting

From prints and paintings to photography and NFTs, the diversity and scale of art world can be daunting to first-time…

artwork in a lobby

Art collector and author Tiqui Atencio is the founder and chair of the Tate Latin America Acquisition Committee and a…

Art collector and patron Durjoy Rahman founded the Durjoy Bangladesh Foundation in 2018 to promote South Asian art and artists…

Born in Iran, visual artist Afshin Naghouni immigrated to London in his mid-twenties where he began to establish a reputation…

Computer screen showing art lectures

London Art Studies is the world’s first online arts education subscription website, offering mini video lectures and courses on artworks,…

Artist installation in the desert

Artists have long explored themes of environmental sustainability in Southern California, but a recent series of devastating wildfires has brought…

Artist working in his studio vintage photograph

For a special exhibition at Vieux Chalet in Gstaad, Hauser & Wirth brings together ceramics and paintings by Picasso alongside…

Contemporary portrait painting

Jean-David Malat is part of a new wave of art dealers. Clients include Bono, Kate Moss and Lily Allen, you…

Hong Kong skyline

LUX Contributing Editor and Hong Kong art and design doyen Alan Lo in conversation with Suhanya Raffel, the director of…

two woman standing in front of an abstract artwork at an exhibition

Born in Paris and raised in New York, Laura de Gunzburg is a partner of the exclusive members art club…

Woman walks in front of an artwork fanning herself

The Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre brings Kuwaiti contemporary art to Venice with a mixed-media group exhibition by young…

Painting of a group of young women in a bedroom setting

Frank Cohen is one of the UK’s most renowned art collectors. Since selling his DIY business in 1997, he has…

In early 2019, Frieze invited surrealist photographer Trevor Hernandez to point his Instagram-focused lens, @gangculture, at its Los Angeles fair….

Sculpture of a family in a domestic setting by artist Cathy Wilkes

Traditionally, art exhibitions have been directed by curators, but now there is a move to hand the reins over to…

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…

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…

Portrait of art collector Aeneas Bastian

Established in 1989 by Celine and Heiner Bastian, BASTIAN opened its first gallery in 2007 in Berlin. Now, the gallery has…

Book launch at Hatchard's London with Christmas decorations and guests chatting

Last week saw the launch of author and photographer Hossein Amirsadeghi’s latest book Equine Journeys: The British Horse World at Hatchard’s bookshop…

Fashion collection on display within a stately ballroom

Florentine aristocrat Emilio Pucci founded his eponymous label in post-war Italy; now the fashion house is internationally renowned for its…

Singer Lenny Kravitz performs on stage with Leonardo DiCaprio and Madonna

Whether painting, music or immersive experiences, artists – and the art they produce – play a huge role in raising…

Ramesh Nair worked under Martin Margiela and Jean Paul Gaultier at Hermès until luxury titan Bernard Arnault came calling in…

celebrity guests arriving at gala in cannes underneath sculpture

Charity art auctions are taking off around the world, and for the best and worst of reasons, says Simon de…

Waldhaus Sils five star swiss hotel rising up from the trees in front of the snowy mountains in Winter

The Waldhaus Sils sits on a rock amid a forest in the heart of the Engadine, Switzerland’s legendary high mountain…

Transcending Boundaries, an exhibition of works by teamLab, installation view of Impermanent Life at Pace Gallery

Pace Gallery, under the leadership of owner Marc Glimcher, is one of the leading forces on the global contemporary art…

Il Cinema Ritrovato

LUX’s Contributing Poet, Rhiannon Williams finds herself treading the path of heroic visionary poets through Italy, and discovers the illusive…