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Collecting stories: Christian Levett

Collecting stories: Christian Levett

The success behind Mougins, however, lies in Levett’s ability to see the past in the present. As well as being a centre for housing, studying and loaning antiquities, it was the museum’s luminous location – which, as he says, has inspired inhabitants and visitors including Man Ray, Picabia, Cocteau, Léger, ...

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The Philippines May Be About to Jump Ship For Russia

Key point: History shows that nations sometimes switch sides. Why is the Philippines suddenly interested in buying Russian aircraft? Not warplanes, but civilian planes for commercial purposes. Yet it suggests that Manila is eyeing a closer relationship with Moscow. “There is an intention for finding Philippine partners that would probably ...

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