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Merchant houses along Amsterdam’s Heerengracht canal. Getty Images
Insider’s Guide to Exploring Amsterdam.

Just in time for the largely abolished Covid restrictions in Holland and on the occasion of a recent Christie’s online art auction, Christie’s International Real Estate’s online magazine luxurydefined presents its Insider’s Guide to Amsterdam. Read about the Secret Gardens, culinary delights, museums and city neighborhoods that might be worth investing in.

Aussenansicht Vitra Design Museum, © Vitra Design Museum; Foto: Christoph Sagel
Here we are! Design Women at the Vitra Design Museum.

From 23 September 2021 to 6 March 2022, the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein will be showing how women have made decisive contributions to the development of modern design as designers of furniture, fashion or industrial products and as interior architects or entrepreneurs. However, they feature much less often in the history books of design than men.

Dorothee Nilsson Gallery, Photo: China Gardens by Susa Templin
It’s art and design fair time again in Basel and Zurich.

Autumn is slowly approaching and with it comes the time of the design and art fairs. The photo basel (from 21 to 26 September) and the Art Basel (from 20 to 23 September for invited guests only and from 24 to 26 September for the general public) have just opened. And already BLICKFANG announces its fairs in Basel from 1 to 3 October and in Zurich from 19 to 21 November in the newly opened Kongresshaus.