Culture

By Tempus | 11 May 2020

How virtual private members’ club Grapevine is uniting to help key workers

Since its inception in 2019, Grapevine’s mission has been to be a private members’ club with a difference. Founded by Panda Christie, the fully virtual club is a t... 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

By Tempus | 06 May 2020

These are the top 12 movies to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day, by the film experts of the Met Film School

Film experts at the MetFilm School, based at Ealing Studios, have gathered a list of their top recommended World War II films to entertain viewers. As we prepare to mark the 75th anniversary of V... Read More

By Tempus | 06 May 2020

Join Ruby Wax in a guided meditation with Penguin Live and Embassy Gardens

To celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week, which starts on 18 May, comedian and mental health campaigner Ruby Wax is hosting a free guided meditation session in partnership with Penguin... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Apr 2020

Rolls-Royce’s colour and trim designer shares the secrets of elegant automotive interiors

Often, when we review a car, our focus is on the speed, performance and exterior look. But, according to Sina Eggl, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars colour and trim designer, the interior of a luxury ... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 21 Apr 2020

Rediscover the adrenaline rush of real skiing with Colorado’s greatest runs

There’s something missing from modern skiing holidays. Admittedly, there’s nothing quite like getting back to that alpine wonderland, taking in the beauty of the mountains as you&rsqu... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 15 Apr 2020

Mayfair’s Maddox Gallery to raise £1million for the NHS through virtual art sales

Mayfair-based Maddox Gallery is set to raise millions to benefit the NHS with a month of virtual charity sales. The contemporary art gallery, founded by creative director Jay Rutland, raised more than... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Apr 2020

The art galleries and theatres bringing London culture into our living rooms during lockdown

Download your complimentary copy of Tempus Magazine issue 67 now  London’s cultural scene has always been the jewel in the capital’s crown, with our numerous galleries, theatres and c... Read More

By Floyd Woodrow | 15 Apr 2020

The leadership tips to keep motivation high through times of crisis and concern

In times of crisis and concern, strong and empathetic leadership is more crucial than ever. Compass For Life founder and Tempus chairman Floyd Woodrow shares how to keep motivation... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Apr 2020

How beautiful Belize is enticing affluent investors – and eco-travellers – out of their comfort zones

Download your complimentary copy of Tempus Magazine issue 67 now  Strolling alone through dense forest, with only the sounds of the local wildlife to punctuate the still air, it’s all too e... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 25 Mar 2020

How Nick Fry took Brawn from near-bankruptcy to a fairytale finish with Jenson Button

It’s 2006, and Honda’s Formula 1 racing team managers, CEO Nick Fry and head engineer Ross Brawn are celebrating driver Jenson Button’s win at the Hungarian Grand Prix. Fast-forward ... Read More

By Lauren Jade Hill | 25 Mar 2020

Castles made of sand: the desert design trend you'll want to explore in the winter

CASTLES MADE OF SAND  Innovative architecture in inhospitable landscapes has become one of the most aspirational trends of the moment. We explore the dramatic debuts reflecting otherworldly ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 Mar 2020

LVMH's perfume factories produce 12 metric tons of sanitiser gel in first week to help hospitals fight COVID-19

Three perfume factories owned by the prestigious LVMH Group – Christian Dior, Guerlain and Parfums Givenchy – underwent a dramatic shift in operations on 15 March, to become  mass-pro... Read More

By Georgia Peck | 11 Mar 2020

Can Malaysia’s contemporary luxury hotels live up to perfect memories of the nation’s historic hospitality?

Malaysia is a place I have always held close to my heart; the fond memories I have of a month spent in the country many moons ago are ones I have romanticised endlessly, that have shaped my life signi... Read More

09 Mar 2020

Is there a better place to be a professional rugby player than the South of France?

It’s safe to say that some places in the world offer professional athletes more culture and cuisine than others. Often, sportsmen go where the money takes them and that could be to the rain of M... 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 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