Expo 2020 will be held in Dubai, the city in the United Arab Emirates that has gained high international...
The history of art is often told as a chronology of masterpieces created during each civilization. It can thus be framed as a story of high culture, transmitting its ideas and values across space and time.
Historically, nobility were the patrons of luxury, with a close, intimate relationship with the arts.
The ability to afford art is evidence of wealth – the ability to appreciate art is evidence of a noble character that builds over time, just like the value of art and also luxury.