Beloved by locals and tourists alike, London’s red bus has endured to become synonymous with the city. Jonathan Glancey explains its appeal.
BBC Culture picks eight films coming out next month, including Mad Max: Fury Road and a political drama with Ethan Hawke as a drone pilot.
Andy Warhol’s Campbell’s Soup Cans was mocked when first exhibited – but the work went on to have a lasting impact not only on art, but on the way we dress.
As the Apple Watch launches amid much hype, BBC Culture asks experts for their favourite designs of the last 100 years. Can the new timepiece compete?
A new film sheds light on a 1992 incident in Germany when a mob tried to burn down a building with 150 Vietnamese inside. It feels very relevant to 2015.
The Lucky Country is well-known for its unique turns of phrase. But few realise how many terms in use around the world originated down under, writes Mark Gwynn.
The pop star and fashion aficionado takes a walk through the Savage Beauty exhibition and describes his personal connection with the designer’s work.
The week’s best arts and culture reads – including Leonardo da Vinci’s CV, the economics of Thomas the Tank Engine and how to achieve literary immortality.
In honour of the Bard’s birthday, we asked you to share your favourite lines from his plays and poems. This is what you chose.