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Mario Testino: Shake It Up

Mario Testino: Shake It Up

Partnering with Sotheby's, Mario is auctioning over 300 pieces from his diverse personal collection, to benefit MATE - Museo Mario Testino in Lima. Here, Mario shares his top ten highlights, exclusively for Mira Mira.

Chris Levine

Chris Levine

Levine’s light displays, forming constellations across churches, concerts and canvases, are unlike anything else. Mira Mira stopped by his studio to see how it was done.

New Visions

New Visions

In a recent art supplement for Vogue Netherlands and the Rijksmuseum, Mario selected works from the collection that had inspired him. Now, viewing Mario’s archive through the prism of the Dutch greats, the museum’s General Director, Taco Dibbits, draws out fresh insights from the canvases, lending a new perspective to both.

Celia Hempton

Celia Hempton

Full-frontal, and fully aware of it, Celia Hempton’s pastel-toned paintings are a sight to behold. Galleries from Auckland to Paris have hosted the London-based artist’s collections, exposing them to an audience as diverse as the body types she depicts.

Alan Poma: Enemy Of The Stars

Alan Poma: Enemy Of The Stars

Some artists tread softly, others speak loudly; Alan Poma has a language all of his own. There’s no such thing as a ‘typical’ Alan Poma work, as his works of art meld opera with science; sound with dizzying visuals.

Adriana Varejão

Adriana Varejão

Mira Mira catches up with the leading ceramic artist, Adriana Varejão, who talks us through her process, style and special relationship with Brazil.

Picasso – A Reflection

Picasso – A Reflection

Ready for your tour? Great art deserves your full attention, so we sneaked past the crowds and stepped behind the scenes at the National Portrait Gallery, for their 'Picasso Portraits' exhibition. Accompanied by Gallery Director Nicholas Cullinan, Mira Mira has your guided tour.

Alexandre de Betak: Beauty Abounds

Alexandre de Betak: Beauty Abounds

In a career spanning three decades, Alexandre has blurred the boundaries of design, fashion and art, redefining the spectacle of a runway show. In this studio visit, Mira Mira gets a glimpse into the French designer’s mind.

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Maestros de la Fotografía

Maestros de la Fotografía

MATE's Maestros de la Fotografía series is a special showcase for masters of contemporary photography. Two experts of contemporary photography, Juan Mulder and Jorge Villacorta, discuss the series in this exclusive talk.

That’s Amore

That’s Amore

Venice is a city of surprises. Few cities boast such mysterious passageways, vibrant artistry and liveliness - all contained amid an architectural marvel of design.