The all-American drink in the shapely bottle turns 100 this year. Jonathan Glancey explains why its perfect curves make it a timeless design – and work of art.
The week’s best arts and culture reads – including why ‘homosexuality’ and ‘gay’ mean different things, US pop music by the numbers and the most difficult poet.
The festival has kicked off with a gritty social drama – but today it’s back in blockbuster territory with Mad Max: Fury Road.
Live updates from the BBC Culture team and friends at the Cannes Film Festival 2015
A painting by Lucian Freud painting that will be auctioned this week felt like a radical depiction of the female form in the 1990s. But is it actually?
How do you deal with problem parents and sibling strife? Literary agony aunt Hephzibah Anderson prescribes two readers with fiction to heal old wounds.
As the 2015 Film Festival kicks off, its line-up reveals some established film-makers moving in surprising directions. Tom Brook reports.
As the dystopian action film franchise returns after 30 years, can director George Miller improve on the original? Nicholas Barber gives his verdict.
As Australia takes part in the Song Contest for the first time, Clarissa Sebag-Montefiore asks whether it could take home the top prize.
As the red carpet is rolled out on the Riviera, BBC Culture lines up the movies that will light up the world’s biggest and best film festival this year.