Life & Art

At new Raffles Hotel, 2 of world’s best chefs come to Singapore

Anne-Sophie Pic and Alain Ducasse represent a pile-up of Michelin stars at the renovated hotel
By KATE KRADER & NIKKI EKSTEIN Raffles Hotel ...

How HBO’s Succession became ‘Game of Thrones’ for the C-suite

Ripped-from-the-headlines tales of corporate debt and private equity. Perfect viewing for your Hamptons dinner party
By VILDANA HAJRIC An Elderly CEO ...

One of the world’s most valuable artists has dozens of overlooked masterpieces

A new US$500 monograph of the late painter Lucian Freud is shining a spotlight on his underappreciated early work
By JAMES TARMY With few exceptions, ...

KL arts festival opens doors to B40 group

For the Wolfe Bowart show, 3,000 seats have been reserved for the B40 income group, says Rajakumar
By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK The arts and culture ...

Why you need to go to Sicily now

The island’s natural beauty is equally impressive, from its stunning Mediterranean beaches to the looming presence of Mount Etna
By NIC MCCORMACK ...

The love of art and its business

The growth of the art market has seen more people investing in galleries and spaces to exhibit arts and educate the public
By KEVIN WONG / Pic KEVIN ...

At NYC’s iconic ‘21’ Club, deal talks are as chilled as the Martinis

And it’s here, in real life, that presidents, socialites, stars and deal-makers have been rubbing elbows for nearly a century
By PATRICK CLARK ...

Americans are spending like crazy at restaurants

By READE PICKERT & SCOTT LANMAN
Spending at US restaurants surged over the past three months by the most on record, making it both a bright spot ...

New York-style steakhouses are storming Tokyo

The land of Wagyu is finally embracing American porterhouse
By KATE KRADER America is in the middle of an increasingly intense love affair with ...

The one time you can justify spending US$1,045 on a dog bed

By AMI KEALOHA / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Once upon a time there was a Labrador named Cara who had a Styrofoam bed that was so noisy, it scared her every time ...

Gin finds itself in a strange spot: The belle of the ball

Rising sales and bartender love are giving the clear spirit a buzzy resurgence
By KATE KRADER “The Summer of Gin” may sound like the name of an ...

Sony’s new super-fast cameras are winning over the pros

Nikon and Canon face a threat at the top end of the market
By YUJI NAKAMURA & YUKI FURUKAWA / Pic By BLOOMBERG Eight seconds. That’s how long a ...