The life that shaped Harry Bertoia’s art

He's best known for his Diamond Chair but nature and necessity fed into the artist’s incredible mid-century sculptures The life that shaped Harry Bertoia’s art

Why was Le Corbusier so intent on meeting Albert Einstein?

Sometimes when you have a radical new idea to promote you really do need to get buy-in from the very top Why was Le Corbusier so intent on meeting Albert Einstein?

How to grow your own like one of our star chefs

Is the Shutdown or Brexit making you seriously consider growing your own food? Here’s how the great chefs do it How to grow your own like one of our star chefs

Thierry Mugler on fur, Trump and his new show and book

The designer may seem to have indulged in excess, yet his new exhibition show remarkable restraint in one area Thierry Mugler on fur, Trump and his new show and book

Why Louis Kahn would often talk to bricks

The great architect didn’t think they would answer, but he did believe this building material had a lot to say Why Louis Kahn would often talk to bricks

7 kitchen shortcuts from Jane Hornby

From shopping to plating up, let one of Britain’s most capable cooks share her kitchen knowledge 7 kitchen shortcuts from Jane Hornby

De Niro makes a foodie pilgrimage to Central in Peru

The film star visited Virgilio Martínez a few days ago, and he wasn’t the only notable customer at his restaurant. . . De Niro makes a foodie pilgrimage to Central in Peru

How does our Breakfast: The Cookbook author start her day?

In Beirut or Brooklyn, Emily Elyse Miller finds a way to do the most important meal of the day in style How does our Breakfast: The Cookbook author start her day?

Space travel, slow food, Fauvism and today's floral design

Think you know about floral design? Think again. Our new book Blooms shows nothing changes quite like flowers Space travel, slow food,  Fauvism and today's floral design

The Instagram account that made it into Art & Queer Culture

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