The most important blockbuster art show in Paris for half a century took 10 years to prepare and was nearly thwarted by the worst diplomatic standoff between Italy and France since the second world war.
Not every Leonardo is in the huge Leonardo da Vinci exhibition. What’s at the Louvre, though, is brilliant.
PARIS — Expectations have been high for the Leonardo da Vinci exhibition that is being mounted at the Louvre to mark the 500th anniversary of the artist’s death. For months, there has been speculation,
Those entering the Julien’s Auctions showroom in Beverly Hills on a recent weekday could be forgiven for mistaking the space for a high-end music shop. Vast walls held hundreds of guitars in rows. Dozens
The urge to move small shows to Broadway should generally be resisted. Whether musicals or plays, most transfers from 199-seat houses feel dinky in palaces accommodating 900, and the frantic efforts made
‘I’m the kind of person who loves to be in a crowd and not get noticed,” says Eddie Holland, calling from a golf course in Los Angeles, where he is playing with his brother, Brian. Together with Lamont
When Marie-Antoinette met a gruesome end at the guillotine 226 years ago this week, she was the most hated woman in France. As the horse-drawn cart carried the former queen, her blonde hair shorn and grey,
Frankie Dettori is “absolutely buzzing” following the surprise announcement that Enable is to race on next year at the age of six, a reaction that will be widely shared among racing fans. The veteran whose