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Conversations

The Tim Mendelson Conversation

The Tim Mendelson Conversation

Tim, you were Ms. Taylor’s Executive Assistant for more than twenty years, what a great honour that must have been for you. Can you tell us a little about how this role came about, and how you were first introduced to each other? Working for Dame Elizabeth for all those […]

by × September 7, 2016 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

Love Is Enough: William Morris & Andy Warhol

Love Is Enough: William Morris & Andy Warhol

“Art isn’t about what you make but what you make happen.” – Jeremy Deller When artist, Jeremy Deller, was invited by Modern Art Oxford to examine two of his artistic heroes in an unconventional exhibition that draws surprising connections between these two iconic cultural figures, few could imagine the result. […]

by × January 4, 2015 × 1 comment

Arts & Culture

The Elizabeth Taylor Necklace From The Auction Of A Lifetime

The Elizabeth Taylor Necklace From The Auction Of A Lifetime

We’re really looking forward to tonight’s C4 documentary, Elizabeth Taylor – Auction Of A Lifetime.  The 90 minute feature-length documentary goes behind the scenes of Taylor’s record-breaking sale at Christies, New York, held in December last year. The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor raised a staggering combined total of $156,756,576 with every […]

by × April 18, 2012 × 2 comments

Arts & Culture

Glamour of the Gods

Glamour of the Gods

Almost all the photographs in the exhibition are vintage prints collected from the archive of the John Kobal Foundation. There are the familiar iconic shots of stars such as Clark Gable, Marlon Brando, Rita Hayworth, Vivien Leigh and James Dean, but there are also several unseen studio portraits, including this rather lovely one of […]

by × July 29, 2011 × 0 comments

Travel

Barbados

Barbados

Barbados does old-school glamour like no other resort. Joan Collins, Simon Cowell, Michael Winner, Cilla Black, Cliff Richard, Michael Caine, Philip Green and the Aga Khan are representatives of a denomination who have all been sprinkled with Barbados’ unique blend of Bajan aqua-marine stardust. There’s the Caribbean and then there’s […]

by × January 4, 2011 × 0 comments