Art

By Tempus | 11 Mar 2020

The surprising stories behind some of Champagne's best known houses

POP THE CORK As the Champagne region redefines its approach to tourism, Tempus explores the most surprising – and romantic – stories of some of the area's most historic champagne ... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 11 Mar 2020

These amazing private members' homes are almost impossible to source

There are certain holiday properties that are only rented out to specially vetted guests, by some equally select individuals. People like Alexander Kraft, chairman and CEO of luxury real estate organi... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 29 Feb 2020

Maddox Gallery champions emerging female artists with new 'HerStory – Women in Art' exhibition

Mayfair's most stylish contemporary art destination, Maddox Gallery, has been a cultural hub for artists and art-lovers since it was established in 2015. Now, it is celebrating emerging femal... Read More

By Daniel Pembrey | 27 Feb 2020

Explore the ever-growing appeal of Frank Lloyd Wright, America’s master of modern architecture

Initially, Liliane Kaufmann had reservations about Fallingwater, the unique home that architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed for her and business mogul husband Edgar in 1935. The couple owned Kaufmann&... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Feb 2020

Amanda Nevill reflects on her 17 years as CEO of the BFI and tells Tempus why cinema is Britain's greatest export

Cinema is changing. That’s the message from the British Film Institute, the charitable body whose mission is to champion and develop a sizeable domestic industry. 20-years ago, British film pale... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Feb 2020

Belle surprise: how Champagne has become this year's most surprising emerging destination

Located just an hour from Paris, the once-royal region of Champagne is synonymous with a sparkling wine so internationally important, no celebration would be complete without a glass. Legend says it w... Read More

By Tempus | 13 Feb 2020

Raise a glass to romance at Harrods' Perrier-Jouët Champagne Terrace

The Perrier-Jouët Champagne Terrace is known as one of London's most romantic venues. As perfect for an evening tipple with a view as an afternoon glass of rosé, the indoor/outdoor bar... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Feb 2020

Discover London's most prestigious art restaurants and gallery bars

Feast your eyes London is one of the world's most wonderfully artistic cities, full of cultural hubs, museums and art galleries – including the Royal Portrait Gallery, which is pre... Read More

By Georgia Peck | 10 Feb 2020

How the sustainability trend is inspiring HNWs to breathe new life into heirloom furniture

In today's technological age, when we're no longer surprised by driverless cars and our speakers are speaking back to us, it's easy to feel like we can't survive without the latest pie... Read More

By Rebecca Hopkins | 10 Feb 2020

48 hours in Oslo: fine dining in Norway's capital

Nestled in the lowland among winding, icy fjords at the base of snowy peaks, and just 10 miles from some of Norway’s most dense forestland, Oslo has, in recent years, earned itself a place among... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Feb 2020

Masters of art: Blancpain shares the secrets behind its exceptional – and singular – Binchōtan technique

Founded in 1735, Blancpain may be the world’s oldest watchmaking brand, but that’s not to say it is stuck in its ways. Inside Blancpain’s picturesque workshop in Le Brassus, Switzerl... Read More

By Rebecca Hopkins | 10 Jan 2020

Get face to face with the rugged beauty of Scotland with a stay in this astonishing eco-lodge

At the UK's northern-most point, where the landscape is as ruthless as it is breath-taking, at this time of year remote villages are braced for minus temperatures and a meagre six hours of dayligh... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 08 Jan 2020

These luxury countryside destinations are bringing the best of active holidays closer to home

IN THE COUNTRY When we think of luxury travel, too often we look to far-flung destinations for our adventures. While jungle trails and mountain hikes are milestones for every traveller, sometimes ther... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Dec 2019

Could the St. Regis Bangkok be your New Year choice for indulgent rejuvenation?

Wherever St. Regis hotels are established in the world, there is an expectation of impeccable service and timeless tradition. And, of course, butler service. The St. Regis Bangkok, located in the bust... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 12 Dec 2019

Remy Martin’s official dessert pairings are the perfect festive indulgence

Christmas is a wonderful time to revisit old comforts, indulge in a bit of luxury and even try something new. Why not all three? Cognac, traditionally portrayed as an after-dinner drink, is a spirit s... Read More

By Rebecca Hopkins | 10 Dec 2019

48-hours in Paris: Tempus explores the Marais arrondissement

“A walk about Paris will provide lessons in history, beauty and in the point of life.” The words of Thomas Jefferson felt no truer than on a recent 48-hour autumnal escape, when we were in... Read More

By Rebecca Hopkins | 05 Dec 2019

Find out how Carousel is becoming Marylebone's most artistic fine dining destination

Over the course of the last five years, London’s fine dining scene has had something of a shake up. Food halls, pop-ups, chef residencies, and zero waste menus have swept across the capital, and... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 27 Nov 2019

Tempus ventures behind the doors of London's most discreet private members' club

Nestled between towering buildings of glass, steel and chrome just a stone’s throw from the Bank of England is a single Queen Anne-style townhouse. This is the home of The Walbrook Club, an excl... Read More