Parrtjima – A Festival in Light Begins
The event’s second annual iteration kicks off its celebration of Central Australian Aboriginal art in the Northern Territory’s Alice Springs. Until 1 October.Add to Calendar
Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa Grand Opening
The museum – the biggest in Africa for more than 100 years, and the only one on the continent dedicated entirely to contemporary work – will collect and exhibit 21st-century African art. The Silo hotel – already open – sits in the upper floors.Add to Calendar
On the Pulse
In the spacious, minimalist new Bond Street Emporio Armani store now - a pinstripe bomber, a winged bag and cut-out lace-ups designed by the winners of a competition with British fashion students.
The future's orange, or any other bright shade, according to London's optimistic young hopefuls. Shrimps’ amped-up pastels, presented at LFW last week, were girly but not saccharine
Boodles presented a new diamond-encrusted timepiece, the Raindance Watch, at the V&A Museum. The precious and feminine piece celebrates the jeweller’s iconic range of the same name launched in 1990.
At this year’s Paris Biennale, Glenn Spiro showcases his use of 3000-year-old Chinese gold leaf tissue on this cuff, creating something both original and contemporary.
One of the 500 limited edition Bugatti Chirons, driven by Juan Pablo Montoya, broke a world record, accelerating to 400km/h then back to 0km/h in just 41.96s.
At a ceremony in Las Vegas, Crystal Cruises christened its latest air cruise vessel, Crystal Skye, a lavishly outfitted Boeing 777-200LR with just 88 flatbed seats; now the largest privately owned tour jet in the world.
The new Four Seasons Megève is now accepting bookings for the 2017/18 ski season. This modern interpretation of a traditional ski village is situated above 136 prepared ski trails on Mont d’Arbois in the French Alps.
The 119-key Bulgari Hotel Beijing, nestled in the city’s Embassy District and set to open in September, exudes sophistication via its own ballroom and sculpted gardens leading down to the river.