Could zipping between London and Edinburgh in 29 minutes become a reality?
The devices humans have used in order to function over the century tell a pretty epic story – the history of humanity itself, no less. Which is why The Story of Tools by Hole & Corner, written by Robb Report contributor Mark Hooper, with main photography by Lol Keegan, is a truly compelling read. A […]
During his spell as design director at Land Rover, which began in 2004, Gerry McGovern has reinvented a car marque once renowned for sheer grunt and practicality but also its boxy, military aesthetics. His philosophy is that form must be given equal precedence to function (“Here at Land Rover, design is equal to engineering,” as […]
Hublot ambassadors including contemporary artist Richard Orlinski and tattoo artist Maxime Plescia-Buchi joined the house’s CEO, Ricardo Guadalupe and other VIP guests, at the official inauguration of an exhibition presented in the Harrods Brompton Road windows and the Fine Watch Room Atrium. The focal point of the occasion was Orlinski’s vast Green Wild Kong with […]
A fragrance installation by The Unseen – a London based company, founded by experimental fashion maven Lauren Bowker, whose stated aim is to “fuse scientific study and creativity” – was the focal point, as Ermenegildo Zegna and The Estée Lauder Companies presented their new perfume collaboration, Essenze Eau de Parfum, during Salone del Mobile at […]
If you’ve ever been to Soho Beach House in Miami, The Beekman in New York, Annabel’s in London or a recent addition to his portfolio The Cambridge Arms Hotel, you’ve encountered Martin Brudnizki deftly layered, intimate approach to interiors: one he learned, in his formative years, by osmosis. “It just happened very gradually and slowly,” […]
Peak Practice: Visitors to Audemars Piguet’s Space at Art Basel Can Expect an Altitudinous Experience
“To break the rules,” as Audemars Piguet’s favourite adage goes, “you must first master them.” It’s an aphorism that can apply as much to the visual arts as it does to master watchmaking, so it’s apt that the Swiss haute horology house has been Associate Partner of Art Basel since 2013. The next stage of that […]