31. 07. 2014
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La Perla’s where the heart is

Liam Feltham

Liam Feltham

Glass Online fashion and culture writer

Home is where the heart is, and though the Bologna-born brand La Perla has now found a new home on Old Bond Street in their fabulous new boutique, the Italianate embassy still has...

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30. 07. 2014
Black Dragon Pool, Lijiang

LUX* Resorts and Hotels expand into China

Amanda Bernstein

Amanda Bernstein

Glass Online fashion, travel and arts writer

LUX* Resorts & Hotels (“LUX*”) announced the LUX* Tea Horse Road (LUX* Chamadao) as the foundation for its planned expansion into China. On account of its largely undiscovered yet spectacular natural beauty, unparalleled...

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30. 07. 2014
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A stand-up guy

Natalie Egling

Glass Online arts writer

  At only 19, London-born Eros Vlahos has racked up an impressive list of big-deal acting gigs – and it all started with a talent for comedy. Sent to try stand-up at Soho’s...

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29. 07. 2014
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Aquascutum AW14 Womenswear Collection

Liam Feltham

Liam Feltham

Glass Online fashion and culture writer

Aquascutum will always be synonymous with Britishness, but as of late there has been a slight trend emerging each season at the brand famed for unifying the United Kingdom’s famous tailoring with fashionable...

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29. 07. 2014
Ginsberg is God Eau de Parfum

Bella Freud launches her first Eau de Parfums created by Azzi Glasser

Viola Levy

Viola Levy

Glass Online beauty editor

Few perfumers are as inspiring to chat to, or as passionate about their subject as Azzi Glasser. Her colourful career has seen her create scents for well-known brands such as Agent Provocateur, Space NK...

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29. 07. 2014
Onkar Kular & Noam Toran

Art and the post-post-modern self

Stephanie Clair

Stephanie Clair

Glass Online culture and arts writer

  Entering the exhibition, Don’t You Know Who I Am?, one is immediately faced with an extensive arrangement of mis-matched chairs from various eras and in various styles. Abstract, slightly confusing but imbued...

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28. 07. 2014
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Hypothesis for an Exhibition. Giulio Paolini at Dominique Lévy, New York

Fausta Maria Bolettieri

Fausta Maria Bolettieri

Glass Online arts writer

The title Hypothesis for an Exhibition is a clear reference to Paolini’s 1963 work Ipotesi Per Una Mostra, which Giulio Paolini produced for his first exhibition for La Tortuga gallery in Rome but...

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28. 07. 2014
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Adventures of the Black Square: Abstract Art and Society 1915 – 2015

Fausta Maria Bolettieri

Fausta Maria Bolettieri

Glass Online arts writer

It’s not just a coincidence that the Whitechapel Gallery  announces its landmark abstract art exhibition for 2015. The Tate Modern and Tate Liverpool are currently displaying exhibitions of two major abstract artists –...

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28. 07. 2014
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Hermès announce new artistic director for women’s RTW

Liam Feltham

Liam Feltham

Glass Online fashion and culture writer

Meanwhile in Paris this past week, Hermès has spoken; Lemaire is out and Vanhee-Cybulski is in. Usurping the previous head of design at Hermès, Christophe Lemaire, Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski has officially taken on Lemaire’s...

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28. 07. 2014
The River Maine

A great Gaelic escape

Viola Levy

Viola Levy

Glass Online beauty editor

  It’s not everyday your masseuse demands “Give me a hug!” at the end of a treatment. But in the case of Melissa, my deceivingly petite South African therapist at Galgorm Resort and...

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25. 07. 2014
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British Fashion Council and Ebay launch BFC Contemporary initiative

Liam Feltham

Liam Feltham

Glass Online fashion and culture writer

One thing’s for certain, the BFC certainly has initiative and as of this week, they have a brand new one in place as well. This comes after this week’s launch of the BFC...

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25. 07. 2014
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Lydia Yee announced New Chief Curator at Whitechapel Gallery

Xenia Founta

Xenia Founta

Glass Online fashion and art writer

Lydia Yee has been appointed the New Chief Curator at London’s Whitechapel Gallery. Joining the over-a-century-old gallery and working closely with the Director Iwona Blazwick, Ms Yee will guide a broad programme of...

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25. 07. 2014
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Shadows of rebellion

Samantha Kuok Leese

Samantha Kuok Leese

Glass Magazine travel and arts writer

  In a series of rare interviews, Glass speaks to four of China’s greatest poets to discover the underground movement that inspired a nation. I’m a poet, I’m the shadow of rebellion. Let...

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24. 07. 2014
Canaletto City Road

Sky high luxury in East London

Stephanie Clair

Stephanie Clair

Glass Online culture and arts writer

  Cast an eye over the East London skyline, and apart from the small cluster of commercial buildings in Liverpool Street, you’ll see few skyscrapers, and even fewer residential ones. It’s a different...

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23. 07. 2014
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Jean-Paul Gaultier launches Classique Intense

Viola Levy

Viola Levy

Glass Online beauty editor

Nothing exudes boudoir glamour as much as Jean-Paul Gaultier’s signature corsets, famously worn by Madonna as part of her Blonde Ambition tour in the 1990s, or more recently, by androgynous male model Andrej...

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23. 07. 2014
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Natural progression

Liam Feltham

Liam Feltham

Glass Online fashion and culture writer

The very first major solo exhibition is a turning point for any artist, though when it comes to Caroline Jane Harris, an artist whose innate instinct for what’s in the detail continues to...

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22. 07. 2014
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Givenchy flagship store opens in Hong Kong’s Ocean Centre

Liam Feltham

Liam Feltham

Glass Online fashion and culture writer

Givenchy doesn’t just open a new store; they unlock the doors to sanctified ground. Their new duplex flagship in Hong Kong’s Ocean Centre shopping mall maintains this exact fashion philosophy with an aristocratic...

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22. 07. 2014

Great balls of fire (and water)

  Galerie Perrotin Hong Kong invited French artist Jean-Michel Othoniel to create site- specific sculptures. Othoniel is well known for his works of colourful giant glass “necklaces”— the Pavilion of the Nightwalkers at...

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21. 07. 2014
Bunny Love Still-Happy

Bernstock Speirs website launched

Marie-Louise von Haselberg

In celebration of their newly launched website, mad hatters Bernstock Speirs have commissioned a film by Romain Sellier, entitled Bunny Love. Their new e-shop will be making their designs available to a wider audience....

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21. 07. 2014
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Alexander McQueen AW14 ad campaign launched

Liam Feltham

Liam Feltham

Glass Online fashion and culture writer

When Alexander McQueen does dark romance at the hands of photographer Steven Klein, every party involved does dark romance. Making a star symbol of British model Edie Campbell, the AW14 campaign captures the...

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21. 07. 2014
Tom Ford Eye and Cheek Compact

Colour vision

Viola Levy

Viola Levy

Glass Online beauty editor

Despite being a beauty editor, I must confess a slight aversion to wearing anything other than a bold stroke of liquid liner and a few coats of mascara on the eyes. Eye shadow...

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