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Friends of the A.K. Smiley Public Library offer James Whitcomb Riley's 'Songs …

It has brown cloth boards and spine with silver and polychrome art and lettering and “wallpaper design” endpapers. The binding is tight and the pages are clean and bright. A secondary flyleaf has come loose. Art nouveau-style artwork adorns every page.

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#TBT: How Gay Is Wrestling?

Artists and photographers have long paid homage to the martial arts: Thomas Eakins, George Bellows, Bruce Weber, and a bunch of guys painting plates in ancient times all were riveted by the sight of naked or nearly naked young guys entwined in combat.

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Fire crews battle to save Glasgow School of Art as blaze engulfs building

STUDENTS in tears as they watch massive plumes of smoke and flames spreading across the roof of the Charles Rennie Mackintosh building. … The fire at Glasgow School of Art's (GSA) Charles Rennie Mackintosh building was reported at about 12.30pm.

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Football legend Pele admitted to hospital with 'stomach pain' after cancelling …

Blaze at Glasgow Art School ignites new demand for work of design genius Charles Rennie Mackintosh. AUCTIONEERS are delighted after the two Mackintosh chairs designed by the iconic architect sell for more than £109,000. Hotel plan for former Royal …

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A new chapter for Paisley Central Library

The original drawings for this extension by Honeyman, Keppie and Mackintosh are available to view in the library. Charles Rennie Mackintosh appears to have been involved in the design. His influence can be seen in the use of recessed squares in …

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A Luxury Insight Into The 2015 Top 100 Largest Yachts Launch

During the Superyachts.com Top 100 – in association with Y.CO – the superyacht world descended on London's ME Hotel to celebrate the Largest Yachts in the World; however, joining them were a list of world-renowned luxury brands matching the caliber of …

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PinPoint: On Lockwood de Forest by Debra Force Fine Art

In celebration of the renewed interest in Lockwood de Forest (1850-1932) and in honor of the reopening of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Debra Force Fine Art is pleased to present the exhibition, An Exotic Journey: Furniture and Paintings by Lockwood de …

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The Curious Case of Fenwick Bond Street

LONDON, United Kingdom — In the middle of Mayfair, London's luxury mecca, only a stone's throw away from a set of gleaming megastores erected by the likes of Louis Vuitton, Chanel and Dior, stands something of an anomaly. The fusty British …. And …

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Sotheby's Magnificent Jewels Sale Caps a Year of Stellar Results

Sotheby's sale of magnificent jewels was held in New York City on December 9, 2014, achieving $44,151,251, on the heels of the sale of the collection of Bunny Mellon, which saw Mellon's rare fancy vivid blue diamond pendant sell for a record $32,645 …

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Limited Offer Louis Comfort Tiffany Mandala Pendant

Limited Offer Louis Comfort Tiffany Mandala Pendant. Posted on February 23, 2015 by dgross. History of jewelry companies old and new, marks, designers, and links so you can learn about your jewelry. Vox Media is one of the fastest growing …

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Notes from Weston Council on Aging

This spring the COA art gallery will feature the beautiful watercolors of Yvonne Posa. Join us for the opening reception on Monday, March 30 at noon, where Posa will share her experiences and insights. Her work (as seen at www.ycposa.wix.com/watercolor …

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Just what the doctor ordered, The Old Apothecary

After nearly two years of papered-over windows, Laura MacLeod is bringing the former Renaissance Clothing (1549 Barrington Street) space back to life with The Old Apothecary Bakery & Cafe, a bakery and hangout that'll tip its hat to the building's history.

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Hesse State Museum reopens with more art and history

The giant mastodon skeleton still stands in the entrance to the second-floor geological and life history exhibit; the ground floor still has its large collection of zoology specimens and wildlife dioramas; and the museum's wonderful Art Nouveau …

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Manchester's Whitworth Art Gallery gears up to reveal its striking makeover

Subscribe Search · Architecture · Design · Art · Travel · Lifestyle · Fashion · Watches & Jewellery · W* Bespoke · Galleries · Video · Search …. A new exhibition at the RIBA draws together the design legacy of architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. 18 …

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Shakespeare transported to the Roaring '20s

David Court's elaborate set was taken from Detroit's Art Deco structures, like the Fox Theatre and the Penobscot building. Marty Gervais' The Rumrunners and The Windsor Star's recent From the Vault: A Photo History of Windsor inspired most of imagery …

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Why Are Sportswear Giants Nike and Adidas Embracing Fashion?

Can Endless Become the Next Billion-Dollar Jewellery… 1360Shares … So good that sports brands which are all about comfort, lifestyle and practicality are embracing the fashion side of their brands. So many of the luxury fashion houses produce …

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New York City Exhibit Showcases Era When Banks Looked Like Temples

But many were saved, including the 1908 Dime Savings Bank of New York in downtown Brooklyn that recalls a Greek temple, and the 1903 New Amsterdam Theatre on West 42nd Street, an exemplar of Art Nouveau architecture. The bank building—which is …

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Letter from Taiwan: we report on the island's latest architecture projects

Subscribe Search · Architecture · Design · Art · Travel · Lifestyle · Fashion · Watches & Jewellery · W* Bespoke · Galleries · Video · Search ….. A new exhibition at the RIBA draws together the design legacy of architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. 18 …

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The real life mermaids: Fatal medical causes legs to fuse in the womb

Too close for comfort! Tourist captures incredible slow-motion film of jet passing just over people's heads on Caribbean beach; BOSTONNNNsplash2.jpg 'Krystle said her leg hurt. We put our faces together and she never spoke again': Boston bomber refuses …

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Morse Museum expands collection with new gift

"It straddles the line between the arts and crafts movement and art nouveau. It really gives a broader picture of what was going on" in the art world, she said. "The pieces we already had told part of the story — but now we have other aspects of it …

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'The Sleeping Beauty' delivers spectacle and pageantry in Costa Mesa

Like all good fairytales, the visual stylings of this production mix all manner of beauty: Beaux Arts architecture, Hudson River school landscapes, and great pops of art nouveau geometry, like a suspension of swollen lilac buds to signify the descent …

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Reopened Hesse State Museum reopens with more art and history

The giant mastodon skeleton still stands in the entrance to the second-floor geological and life history exhibit; the ground floor still has its large collection of zoology specimens and wildlife dioramas; and the museum's wonderful Art Nouveau …

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Hong Kong home has minimal decor for maximum impact

It's not often that the design of an entire home revolves around chairs. In this Hong Kong home, however, the owners' mismatched wooden dining chairs became the focal point for the whole apartment, as did their Hans Wegner armchairs, which are a …

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Hot Property: 169 East 71st Street, Manhattan, New York

The Upper East Side brownstone that featured in the Truman Capote movie adaptation Breakfast at Tiffany's, has gone on sale for US$8 million (Dh29.4m). The property was originally put on the market in 2012, when it was listed for $5.85 million. While …

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Tattoo or not tattoo? That is the question

"Since then I've collected many different artists, including a Pre-Raphaelite leg piece inspired by three Rossetti paintings, created by Tracy D, a Fabergé egg castle by Tiny Miss Becca, a butterfly-lady back piece by Matthew Gordon and a smaller piece …

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'Golchay and Babbana and Louis Valentino?' Comical video sees six-year-old …

Runway retail site Moda Operandi has released an amusing video compilation entitled The Fashioneasters, which sees a gaggle of young girls quizzed over one of fashion's most serious events of the year. And according to the straight-talking team of …

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Antonio Berardi Pre-Fall 2015

Louis Vuitton … Philipp Plein Pre-Fall 2015. Sexy is a comfort zone for Plein, who, for pre-fall, showed plenty in that vein. Previous Story ….. The Warnaco Group Inc. The Wet Seal Inc. Tiffany & Co. Timex Group USA Inc. Timo Weiland · Tod's SpA …

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Engaged mother of three shot dead at a wake in Detroit bar after spurning man …

An engaged mother-of-three was shot dead by a man outside a bar after refusing to give him her phone number, her devastated family has told. Mary Spears, 27, was killed by a gunshot wound to the head outside the American Legion Joe Louis Post No 375 …

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Cifonelli Men's RTW Fall 2015

… before climaxing with a finale of fuchsia, cobalt, moss and lilac velvet tuxedo jackets. The outerwear was strong, including a leather sarfari jacket with a tab collar, and a shawl-collard wrap coat, and showed the young label moving out of its …

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Louis Comfort Tiffany Tiffanys jewelry The Tiffany Story …

Info: You are viewing Louis Comfort Tiffany Tiffanys jewelry The Tiffany Story Tiffany & Co, Is one of the post that listed in the Jewelry Style & Ideas category. Don't forget to browse another image in the related category or you …

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Rene Jules Lalique 1860-1945 | maddierose3

Between the ages of 12 and 20 Rene Lalique had already successfully studied and trained at three prestigious art schools. … During this time he was designing pieces of jewellery for Cartier and Boucheron among others.

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Making art on island 40 years

The Island Art Association gallery, 18 N. Second Street, features the work of 50 local artists in media such as photography, painting, pottery, jewelry and art glass. slideshow … A themed and juried art show is held bi-monthly in the Nouveau Art Hall.

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Takis at Palais de Tokyo

The largest monographic exhibition dedicated to this major figure in Post-War art since the exhibition at the Musée de Jeu de Paume in 1993, the show celebrates the artist's 90th anniversary, and has been organised with the help of guest curator Alfred …

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What to Do in Rome

After indulging in a cone, walk off some of the calories on a stroll north to Quartiere Coppedè, a curious quarter marked by beautiful Art Nouveau palazzi whose whimsical towers and ornate facades look plucked from a fairy tale. 9. Monteverde Meal | 8 …

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Blackpool bar raises a glass to its art nouveau vintage treasures

The 15 known names of the panels – part of a set of 28 – were those of semi-precious stones, birds or butterflies and were created by Doulton's (now Royal Doulton) on commission with design by their leading artist W. J. Neatby. Surrounding the panels …

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