Joanna Lee on the bubble’s local sculpture symposium
Jasmine Wheelhouse visits the Rusacks hotel’s new culinary addition
Sophia Latorre-Zengierski on Sweden’s summer bestseller
Situated on the southern outskirts of St Petersburg, the Monument to the Heroic Defenders of Leningrad pays tribute to all who lost their lives during the 900 day Siege of Leningrad during World War II.
The Royal Academy’s annual sale of current British art is not for the critics. The bits of things on display inside – 10ft gorillas crafted from coathangers, outdated abstract offerings, some godawful scribbling from that pretender Tracey Emin – merely provide conversational starters.