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Bethlehem finds a place for historic bridge

The decorative brackets had an art nouveau look. Perhaps the most beguiling feature was the upper chord's curve — an elliptical-shaped arch. "I thought, wow, this is very beautiful," Collins said. It didn't take him long to learn the beauty wasn't one …

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The Design Sales of December

Christie's Tiffany sale followed its 20/21 Design auction, which included Art Deco items from the Marsha Miro collection. The two sales totaled about $7.19 million, with sales from Tiffany contributing $1.9 million and the Miro collection contributing …

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Seagrave Streaming New Track

"Although a very new name, formed in 2014, Seagrave is actually the solo-project of Harakiri for the Sky's J.J., whose band released the critically acclaimed 'Aokigahara' last year via Art of Propaganda. "Here with … "Some will point to this sound as …

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Home Tour: Peck House had one of the first phones in Mount Auburn and a …

Two on the second floor are faux-painted in marble with Art Nouveau line designs and made of iron and stone. The fifth features plainly colored ceramic tiles. A collection of Peck's law books are on the first-floor library's built-in shelves, as well …

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Capital Gain: Minogue family diversifies property portfolio into storage units

The properties have also been leased to the Dogs Breakfast Trading company and is now part-occupied by Dimmeys. The art nouveau-style silent picture theatre – hidden from the street behind a rendered blue wall – screened films between 1922 and 1952.

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The mysterious boy and the shadow of World War I

His life begins to change with the arrival of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Suffering from exhaustion and stymied in his career, the architect heads to the coast to recuperate with his artist wife, Mary Macdonald. Tom secretly watches Mac stalking along …

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Man in court charged with Douglas jewellery robbery

A man charged with the robbery of a jewellery shop in Douglas has been remanded in custody. Michael Bergquist, 38 and of no fixed abode, is accused of committing a robbery at RHS Jewellers on Prospect Hill on 9 May. He appeared via video link at …

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Luxury: Worth every penny?

Asked to define luxury, the head of one of the world's best-known luxury goods makers simply looked baffled. "I wasn't prepared for that question. I'd need some time to think about it." He could have said this: once you have met what you need to …

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Ariana Grande puckers up as she cuddles and poses with admirers after visiting …

Ariana Grande cuddled and kissed several of her fans on Friday night in New York City. The 21-year-old singer took time out for her fans after visiting friend Taylor Swift in the Tribeca neighbourhood. The Break Free singer wore a long-sleeved blue …

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1-800-Flowers customers complain about wilted Valentine's bouquets on Twitter

One Twitter user, Tiffany, posted a photo of a heart-shaped box of squashed chocolates, alongside the caption: 'This is not how someone should receive chocolates for Valentines Day. #disappointed.' Another user, Jeremy Holmes, poked fun at the delivery …

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Art nouveau griffin pendant with diamond. (Adin reference: 05094-2178)

http://www.adin.be/en/2ndpage.asp?dtn=05094-2178 Art nouveau griffin pendant with diamond brought to you by Adin Antique Jewelry, Antwerp Belgium. Click the link in this description or use…

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh Ladies Cocktail Watch | Cairn M95MC |

http://rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/watches/charles-rennie-mackintosh-watch-m95mc/ Cairn Charles Rennie Mackintosh Watch M95MC.

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Blue Clown Faberge style Trinket Box by Keren Kopal Swarovski Crystal

Item: CL932 About the Artist Keren Kopal Keren Kopal is a designer of decorated works of art. As an art and antique collector Keren was inspired by the fabul…

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Tiffany Style Glass Semi Flush Ceiling Light

Visit to purchase: http://www.tiffany-style-lighting.co.uk/buy-tiffany-style-glass-semi-flush-ceiling-light.html This light is hand-crafted using the same me…

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Rare Lion Antiques and Jewelry

http://www.dexknows.com/business_profiles/rare_lion_antiques_and_jewelry-b545872 At Rare Lion Antiques and Jewelry, we strive to be your top choice for high …

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Inspiration by Design: the world's most beautiful books come to Melbourne

All the objects are from the National Art Library at London's Victoria and Albert Museum, one of the leading museums of art and design. They range from mediaeval illustrated manuscripts to cool art deco graphics; from a red-painted Indian chief to …

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A new show at the Vancouver Art Gallery hints at Herzog and de Meuron's plans …

A new exhibition at Vancouver Art Gallery called 'Material Future' is offering visitors food for thought on how Swiss Architects Herzog and De Meuron might transform not just the city's premiere art museum, but Vancouver itself. Pictured: A model of …

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The diverse artistic influences behind two of 2014's prettiest games

It blends Gustav Klimt's severe figures and cascading textures with floral art-nouveau elements on a Tron-like circuit board landscape. Bringing together this many diverse influences could make for a visual mess, but Transistor combines them seamlessly …

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A view to die for, and thousands did

Before you leave, be sure to marvel at the opulence of one of Budapest's finest examples of Art Nouveau architecture at Gresham Palace, at the rear of Széchenyi tér, and then hop back on the tram to head to Eötvös tér. This is where the Danube (or Duna …

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Five high-end homes designed by notable architects

Why The property was designed by the Art Nouveau architect and watercolourist Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928). Commissioned by local merchant William Davidson in 1900, Mackintosh and his wife, Margaret, were given complete control over the …

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Craig Hayler pleads guilty to Ford Open Prison escape

Craig Hayler was charged with walking out of the jail in West Sussex in March. The 31-year-old was arrested in Southampton on 29 July. He appeared before Southampton Crown Court where he pleaded guilty to being unlawfully at large, making off without …

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Faberge unveils first Imperial egg in 99 years

Ninety nine years since Faberge made its last Imperial egg, for Tsar Nicholas II, the famous jewel maker will show off its newest creation at an exhibition of watches and jewellery in Doha. The "Faberge Pearl Egg" features 139 fine white pearls, and …

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Stunning Art Nouveau Engagement Ring – Mon Cheri

They believe the ring was originally a necklace clasp that was converted into a ring during the 1930′s. Almost two carats, this beauty is sure to be a treasured heirloom. Stunning Art Nouveau Engagement Ring ~ we ♥ this!

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Jack Shaoul on Louis Comfort Tiffany

Born in 1848 to Charles Lewis Tiffany, the founder of the jewelry and luxury-silver company Tiffany & Co., Louis Comfort Tiffany entered the world of art as a painter, studying both in his native New York City and abroad in …

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Favrile Glass: Louis Comfort Tiffany – Siam Gem Palace

Favrile glass is a type of iridescent art glass invented and patented by Louis Comfort Tiffany, who was the son of Charles Lewis Tiffany, founder of Tiffany & Co. First patented in 1894 and produced in 1896, Favrile glass was …

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TRAVEL REVIEW: Enjoy a weekend break to brussels

Brussels was the city of Magritte, Art Nouveau inventor Victor Horta, and Tintin creator Hergé, and an exhibition of Magritte's work is on show at the Museum of Fine Art. It's well worth an hour's wander around the three floors of art that gives you a …

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Germany's great outdoors: The Black Forest, wine country and Saxon Switzerland

Along the way, you'll clap eyes on Europe's steepest vineyard and stop in such celebrated wine villages as Bernkastel-Kues, with its timber-framed homes, Art Nouveau-flavoured Traben-Trabach and romantic Beilstein. Opportunities to sample fine …

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Mima to open permanent jewellery gallery

The collection was started at the Cleveland Craft Centre in 1984 and today features a variety of rings, bangles, neckpieces and brooches from UK and international designers including Ted Noten, Karl Fritsch, Wendy Ramshaw, Caroline Broadhead, Felieke …

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Uno de 50 secures shop space on Regent Street

Spanish jewellery, watch and fashion giant Uno de 50 has confirmed its first store opening in the UK will be in April on London's prestigious Regent Street. The brand signalled its intention to expand into the UK with a debut appearance at February's …

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Helicopter rescue for tourist who got stuck at top of waterfall in Kakadu

A tourist from Belgium had her life saved in a dramatic rescue from the top of Jim Jim Falls in Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory. The 59-year-old's husband set off a beacon to alert emergency services to the situation. CareFlight carried …

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Front Row at Milly Fall 2015

MILLY'S CROWD: Mamie Gummer, seated in the front row of Milly's fashion show Monday, said she's been to a few shows this week, namely Rodebjer, Misha Nonoo and Creatures of Comfort. “I especially like emerging designers and smaller lines,” said …

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Terminally-ill mother, 35, has £7000 she was saving up for her FUNERAL stolen

A terminally-ill mother has been targeted twice in three days by teenage burglars – who stole £7,000 cash she had been saving to pay for her funeral. Michelle Goodhall, 35, was left traumatised after the two boys stormed into her home and took the …

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Tom Ford RTW Fall 2015

The chic-comfort seating — low, gray flannel banquettes with ample rear-end room for all — recalled that of his Saint Laurent tenure. And some of the stars in attendance, all dressed by Ford, wore looks from past Gucci and YSL collections that he …

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Top 10: reasons to visit Tenerife

The owners have retained many original features and have juxtaposed ochre walls and polished wooden floors, roofs and balconies with contemporary art and a superb collection of Bauhaus, Rennie Mackintosh and Josef Hoffmann furniture. The result is a …

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Art Nouveau at the Edge of Paris | Prête-Moi Paris

And I noticed that in this sector of the city's edge, there are some quite lovely buildings, some artists' lofts and other such pretty architecture. One building in particular caught my eye. It looks like an Art Nouveau or Art Nouveau inspired building.

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