In this episode of our series, we take a look at iconic table designs of the 20th century, from Egon Eiermann's 1953 metal table to Eileen Gray's adjustable table, designed in the 1920s, and Achille Castiglioni's folding table from 1978.
A piece of "French royal treasure" went under the hammer with the auction of the 19.07-carat Grand Mazarin diamond in Geneva. The jewel once graced the crowns of Louis XIV, Emperor Napoleon and Empress Eugenie.
Centuries ago nature reclaimed what was once only a Zen Buddhist temple compound and turned it into a natural wonder. Now a plush green carpet of velvety moss covers this exceptional garden in Japan.
Giorgio Armani stands for clean, tailored elegance. The Italian Fashion designer is renowned for his gowns in subdued colors revealing little skin. He’s been presenting his collections in Paris regularly since 2005.
In 1943 the German military doctor Hans Löber was sent to serve on the Greek island of Milos. He ended up helping the Greek inhabitants and saving lives, before his came to a tragic end. Now his story has hit the stage.
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