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In the Royal Academy’s new show of historical artefacts, Pacific Islanders re-engage with their past in order to navigate their future.
Show features 200 treasures from Pacific Islands, a region under-represented in western galleries
A pretty enough programme on the art of Oceania, but needs less post-colonial hand-wringing
Objects include full-size decorated canoe and a bowl used in cannibal ceremonies
El Niño has caused havoc but ample commodity supplies have kept prices low
Regional scores lowest in South Asia, excluding India, and highest in North America and Oceania
The professor of strategy says humility plays a powerful role in achieving sucess
Problems include deciding whether to buy or rent properties in each part-time base, and how many mobile phones to carry
Brian Cookson on ousting the powerful head of cycling’s governing body
‘I’m attending a top-level summit in Nassau to discuss this with, and draw inspiration from, some of the Girlfriends’
‘It was totally liberating to have nothing more to worry about for a whole week than the availability of aviation fuel‘