CultureTM examines the central role of brands in creative culture by establishing a provocative space for conversation.  CultureTM includes a symposium for conversation among industry experts about the role of brands in creative culture and a weekly newsletter serving as the insiders' guide to this growth market.

The intersection of brands with creative culture has reached critical mass with partnerships large and small, high-profile and behind-the-scenes. We're defining this convergence as CultureTM - a new industry sector with relevance for stakeholders across art, design, advertising, luxury, technology, and entertainment. 


CultureTM is the indispensable insiders’ guide to this growth market, delivering news and analysis that cannot be found elsewhere. 

Each week, subscribers access exclusive interviews and op-eds featuring global artists, brand leaders, and cultural mediators from Takashi Murakami to Jeffrey Deitch, Fondation Louis Vuitton to Red Bull. See recent issues below and our archive.



May 25-28, 2018

CultureTM the conference is a keystone event in the inaugural Shanghai "Art After Hours," a citywide celebration of art and culture during which museums and galleries open their doors all night long for special performances and events. See more about past and future events and register for updates about the invitation process.


INTERVIEW: Technology Case Study

A leading tech company in conversation with a new media curator

KEYNOTE: Brand as Institution

A heritage luxury brand shares its motivations behind establishing an art foundation and/or art prize

PANEL: Art and Fashion: A Passionate Affair

A conversation between a major retailer, fashion designer, and artist discussing the historical and unique relationship between these two industries



Paloma Powers develops innovative, artist-led projects for brands and clients beyond the tradition art world. Her clients have included Airbnb, Gucci, Absolut Art, Bergdorf Goodman and Rosenthal among others. 


LEAP is China's leading international art magazine. It's one of the keystone titles of Modern Media, China’s largest private periodical publishing group, with three weeklies and eight monthlies.