One of this week’s most widespread stories has been the image of editor-in-chief of fashion magazine Garage and gallery owner, Dasha Zhukova, sitting on a form of chair fashioned from a mannequin of a half-naked, bondaged black woman. Except of course this isn’t a chair, but a piece of art by Norwegian artist Bjarne Melgaard. […]

Chocolate cake, ice cream, chicken soup… There is an endless list of comfort foods that we turn to when feeling glum or low. But why are they so important to us? Comfort foods are foods that make us feel happy psychologically rather than physiologically (although they may do both) and research indicates that the foods […]