Art

By Polly Jean Harrison | 09 Jul 2020

Bond Street’s Opera Gallery launches art matchmaking service after reopening with a new masterpiece exhibition

After closing three months ago due to the coronavirus pandemic, London's Opera Gallery reopened on 4 July with a new exhibition featuring contemporary art from famed contemporary artists Damien Hi... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 08 Jul 2020

London’s historic Somerset House will reopen part of its arts centre to visitors

Somerset House, London’s working arts centre, is reopening part of its site to visitors on Thursday 16 July after a period of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. The areas that will be open... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Jul 2020

Here's what you can expect from the fine dining restaurants opening on Saturday 4 July

The UK is easing lockdown restrictions from Saturday 4 July, allowing hotels, pubs and restaurants to begin serving guests where they – and venue staff – are safe to do so. ... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Jul 2020

The best spots around the world where you can now indulge in al fresco dining

As pubs, bars and restaurants get ready to reopen in the UK this Saturday, the vast majority of central London is set to be transformed into continental-style outdoor dining. While beer gardens and an... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Jul 2020

Guest experience manager of The Treehouse London shares her favourite things about the UK capital

In this exclusive online series, Tempus speaks to hospitality experts from around the world to find out their top tips – and unique advice – to get the most out of the destinatio... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Jul 2020

Rosewood Hong Kong’s cultural ambassador Lotus Leung sheds moonlight on her city’s best attractions

In this exclusive online series, Tempus speaks to hospitality experts from around the world to find out their top tips – and unique advice – to get the most out of the destinatio... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 29 Jun 2020

Breitling CEO Georges Kern sheds fresh light on the future of watch fairs, timepiece trends and the new meaning of luxury

Georges Kern is a driving force in the world of watchmaking. CEO of Breitling, he has overseen a dramatic modernisation of the brand’s approach to the market, transforming the image of a refined... Read More

By Tempus | 19 Jun 2020

Paper Nations launches new writing project to amplify the voices of writers around the UK

Creative writing incubator Paper Nations has launched a new project to support and amplify the voices of unheard writers across the UK. The Great Margin is calling out to writing g... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 12 Jun 2020

The art of isolation: we speak to the artists and galleries finding ways to bring great works into our homes

Pablo Picasso once said the role of art is to “wash away from the soul the dust of everyday life”. The Spanish painter, sculptor and changemaker was born in Malaga in 1881, raise... Read More

By Tempus | 09 Jun 2020

Dominique Chenot on bringing five-star wellness into our homes

As Swiss health and wellness retreat Chenot Palace Weggis prepares to open its door to those seeking the health benefits of Alpine air on 11 June, the hotel group’s founder, Dominique ... Read More

By Tempus | 25 May 2020

7 of the world's most famous hotels share their secrets

From the invention of red velvet cake and secret underground railway lines, to accidental architecture and unsuccessful royal dating, these surprising facts will shed a new light on some of the world&... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 22 May 2020

Samantha Cameron tells Tempus about the lifelong passion for business that led to the launch of her fashion label, Cefinn

Download your complimentary copy of Tempus Magazine issue 67 now  You can get a fairly good idea of who the Cefinn woman is by looking at the “Cefinn Siren” profiles on the fashion br... Read More

By Tempus | 19 May 2020

This antiques expert shares her tips on finding rare and vintage pieces for classic interior style

Holly Johnson Antiques has been supplying valuable antiques to her high-profile clients in the UK and America – including the likes of Oprah Winfrey, Janet Jackson, chef... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 19 May 2020

Lift your spirits with our week in unique drinks for any occasion

Two months into the UK’s lockdown, it can seem as though all the days turn into one; so, what a joy it is to have events to look forward to in the evenings. But whether you’re ready for yo... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 15 May 2020

How rare whisky expert Tod Bradbury is helping collectors find their passion through virtual tasting appointments

Download your complimentary copy of Tempus Magazine issue 67 now  While fine wine tastings via Zoom have become the booking du jour during lockdown, I have to admit to at first feeling ... Read More

By Tempus | 13 May 2020

These historic listed houses are the ideal Autumn getaway for supporters of the National Trust

As presenter Alan Titchmarsh currently explores the hearts of Britain’s historic homes with the Secrets of the National Trust on Channel 5, the National Trust has shared the ... Read More

By Tempus | 11 May 2020

Five of the best US virtual museum tours for your international culture fix

Continued efforts to lockdown against Covid-19 might have put all our travel plans on hold for the foreseeable future, but thanks to these American museums there’s nothing to stop a virtual hop ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 11 May 2020

UK artist Magnus Gjoen is inviting fans to create their own masterpieces in lockdown

Artist Magnus Gjoen is inviting fans in the UK to create their own masterpieces while in lockdown, using printed versions of some of his most celebrated works. Gjoen’s Art Therapy... Read More