Over 230 artists from the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia will be showcasing their work at the Singapore Art Fair today. Highlights include work from artists Manuella Guiragossian and Dato’ Ibrahim Hussein. Runs until November 30.
Leave it to Moschino’s creative genius Jeremy Scott to turn a teddy bear into a smash-hit unisex fragrance. It’s not simply fun and games – to find the spray nozzle of the king of kitsch’s first fragrance, aptly dubbed “Toy,” you will need to unscrew the poor bear’s head.
Established in 1996, the Hugo Boss Prize ceremony is held at the Guggenheim every other year to celebrate an emerging or mid-career artist with a $100,000 stipend and solo exhibition at the museum. Toast of the fashion world, Jason Wu was announced winner this year. Congrats!
Dolce & Gabbana have turned Claridge’s hotel lobby into a veritable winter wonderland with a childhood memories-themed display. A stunning 8-meter Christmas tree, that took over eight hours to build and decorate, is stealing the show.
A 14.66-carat sapphire will be auctioned off at Christie’s today – the highlight of their Important Jewels auction. Dating back to the late 19th century, the elusive blue–colored gemstone was unearthed in Kashmir in 1880 as a result of a rockslide in the Himalayan Mountains. It’s estimated to be worth over $1 million.
Marc Newson, one of the coolest designers out there, has teamed up with Casa Lever to redesign one of the hottest restaurants in New York. The midtown Italian eatery is famous for its Milanese dishes and is now equally known for the Andy Warhol pieces that adorn its interior. If you like your dinner with a side of art, this is a must-see.
Napoleon was known for many things, but being tall wasn’t one of them. His signature headwear, however, helped him gain a few more inches in height. The French emperor’s famous two-pointed hat recently sold for $2.4 million dollars at Osenat auction house in France.
Everyone loves receiving delightful Christmas baskets filled with food and treats during the holiday season. True to form, Harrods recently upped the game with their $31,000 Christmas hamper, bringing together the world’s most expensive cheeses, caviar, deli meats and wine.
Do you believe in miracles? With La Mer’s new Intensive Revitalizing Mask, all it takes is eight minutes to convert the unbelievers. Helping skin restore its radiance, a potent blend of antioxidants and marine actives work together to help shield against the drivers of premature aging.
In its 56th year, Bloomberg New Contemporaries, the UK’s annual prize for the most promising fine art graduates, helps budding artists launch their careers. To read more about how the prize fosters international exposure, read A magazine here.