08 Aug Sotheby’s Selects: Mario Testino’s World, Edward Albee’s Legacy, Gems for August and More
Dear Friends and Clients,
This week, go inside the glamorous world of Mario Testino, where contemporary art and fashion merge in exciting new ways. Also, discover how playwright Edward Albee quietly supported artists for decades, and find out which museum exhibitions top Tim Marlow’s list.
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Mario Testino’s Collecting Journey
For more than 20 years, the boundary-breaking fashion photographer has challenged the notion of ‘buy what you love.’
Edward Albee’s Generous Spirit
One of the great literary minds of his generation, the American playwright never stopped supporting artists and writers.
August’s Must-See Museum Shows
Tim Marlow spotlights five sculpture shows perfect for end-of-summer holidays.
Best of Birthstones: Phenomenal Peridot
With its varied shades of luminescent green, it’s no wonder the “sun gem” was prized by Cleopatra.
Frida Kahlo’s Life Through Music
Acclaimed violinist Lizzie Ball tells the story of the enigmatic and extraordinary artist with music.
Paris and Rome: An Artistic Alliance
A refined private collection illustrates the deep artistic bonds between France and Italy.