Art & Culture

Vacations & Travel issue 111: Design: Editor's Picks

Top designs picks from around the world

Vacations & Travel editor Katrina Holden rounds up some of her top design picks from around the world.

London Pocket Precincts: the best of London

London Pocket Precincts: the best of London

In an extract from her new book London Pocket Precincts, travel writer Penny Watson shares her top picks of where to eat, drink and shop in the city.

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing

20 July 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. The world is celebrating the Apollo 11 mission with a range of special exhibitions and events.

Striking art installation Rain Room debuts in Melbourne

Striking art installation Rain Room debuts in Melbourne

Rain Room, a large-scale interactive installation by the collaborative art studio Random International, will be exhibited in Melbourne from August 2019.

Soul elevation: culture and nature in Colorado

Soul elevation: culture and nature in Colorado

Colorado’s capital, Denver, offers the best of both worlds; vibrant urban arts and cultural attractions, plus dramatic mountain ranges and national parks.

Vacations & Travel issue 110: Design: Editor’s Picks

Vacations & Travel editor Katrina Holden rounds up some of her top design picks from around the world…

Snap it in Denver: 12 Denver's best photography spots

Snap it in Denver: 12 of the city’s best photography spots

Whether it’s for social media bragging rights or you need some stunning scenic backdrops, here are some of Denver’s best photography spots…

Monet: Impression Sunrise coming to the NGA

Monet: Impression Sunrise coming to the NGA

Monet’s seminal work ‘Impression, Soleil levant’ will be on display at the NGA, Canberra as part of the Monet: Impression Sunrise exhibition this year.

Leonardo da Vinci exhibitions on this year

Where to see Leonardo da Vinci works this year

To mark the 500th anniversary of his death, museums and galleries around the world are hosting a range of Leonardo da Vinci exhibitions this year.

Sculpture at Scenic World in the Blue Mountains opens

Sculpture at Scenic World in the Blue Mountains opens

The mild climate at this time of year makes it the perfect time to visit the Blue Mountains to see the phenomenal Sculpture at Scenic World exhibition.

National Museum of Qatar now open

National Museum of Qatar now open

8 years in the making, the National Museum of Qatar has officially opened, revealing Koichi Takada Architects’ stunningly designed interior architecture.

Parrtjima Festival returns to Alice Springs

Light festival returns to Alice Springs

The Parrtjima Festival – a proud showcase of the nation’s rich Indigenous culture and history – is lighting up Alice Springs from 5 – 14 April 2019.