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The Lanesborough Afternoon Tea + Céleste London

We Shall Have A Ball It’s been a quarter of a century since our last visit. But still there’s an air of inevitability about it. A case of when, not if. Indulging in afternoon tea at Britain’s most expensive hotel … Continue reading

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Masterpiece London Preview 2015 + The Wallace Collection

Total Eclipse of the Art It was as if Elizabeth Bowen was in Masterpiece London and not The House in Paris: “Heaven – call it heaven; on the plane of potential not merely likely behaviour. Or call it art, with … Continue reading

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Royal Opera House + Ham Yard Hotel

Artisan Residence Hang on a minute. Are those elephant droppings in the courtyard? Is there a circus in town? Is Nellie on the rampage? Is it sh1t or sh1t art? We (very) gingerly bypass this and other disconcerting existentialist concerns … Continue reading

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Masterpiece 2014 Preview + Susan Hampshire

The Great Exhibition Masterpiece 2014. Preview breakfast, launch and supper. Ruinart on tap. There are so many celebrities this is the only day of the year you’ll get a table at Chiltern Firehouse. Everyone is beautiful, above average. Take the … Continue reading

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Masterpiece London Arts + Antiques Show 2013

Art Attack Donald Judd. Art for architecture’s sake. A private view at the chic David Zwirner Gallery in Mayfair. Three floors of white galleries behind a cream façade. Cool as. Next the RCA end of year show at the Dyson … Continue reading

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