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ACL Fest Gameplan: Be a Tastemaker

Young and Sick (11:15 a.m. Miller Lite) Dutch artist Nick Van Hofwegen has designed album covers for the likes of Robin Thicke and Foster the People, now he's branched out into his own musical project, a sensitive take on nouveau R&B. Preatures (1 p.m. …

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What It's Like to Tour Paris With Chanel

We first visited Chez Georges for dinner during that first Paris trip, and it's been our go-to ever since. When you stop by this authentic Parisian brasserie in the center of the city, take in the Art Nouveau decor and fill up on enough escargot and …

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A Look At Five Unique Thrift Store Finds As Pioneer Online Auction Site Turns 15

More than 80,000 unique items are available for sale right now to bidders across the globe, including rare paintings, jewelry, electronics, furniture, antiques, clothing, books, collectibles and other desirable items. "The auction site hasn't only been …

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How to order the perfect coffee around the world – and the best cafes

Open since 1873, this family owned cafe in the Eixample neighbourhood has seen its fair share of celebrated local writers, artists and activists pass through. They would have been surrounded by the same art nouveau décor, elegant dark wood bar, upright …

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The Mackintosh Architecture Exhibition at Hunterian

By analyzing the construction process behind the 126 architectural works in which he had design input, this landmark project challenges the familiar view of Mackintosh as the isolated genius. Not only has it defined his role in the buildings produced …

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Art Nouveau 2 | Art Circuits

Art Nouveau 2. Lia Bermudez, Flor, 2013, Hierro, 76 x 90 x 42 cm. Courtesy of Art Nouveau Gallery (348 NW 29th St, Museo Vault, Wynwood, Fl. 33127). Bookmark and Share · twitter. Copyright Artcircuits 2011-2013 | Webmaster.

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Cinema Nouveau's The Short Film Project to support local filmmakers

With the continued interest in and support of local productions, Ster-Kinekor's art-house chain of cinemas, Cinema Nouveau, launched an exciting initiative to support and encourage local filmmakers to create and submit original content in the form of a …

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Sampling Port in Portugal

Already in the late 19th century, he commissioned risque Art Nouveau advertisements of port as "a temptation," including a glass-holding snake slithering up Eve as Adam watches. The ads are on view at the company's museum. But for all its indulgent …

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Color & Light Exhibit Coming To TAMU Art Gallery

His works in decorative arts, specifically in art glass and interior design, heavily influenced the American turn-of-the 20th century aesthetic and helped to introduce the public to the Art Nouveau movement. The exhibit runs from July 11 until December …

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Celebrity encourages the Norwegian Fjord Cruise Experience

Then there is Alesund with its Art Nouveau port, allowing you to see some true Viking boats, as well as visit some museums for a bit of education. Celebrity has three featured Norwegian Fjord cruises, although these are for next year seeing as though …

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Bonhams' Fine Jewellery sale to offer collection of Van Cleef & Arpels jewellery

Other highlights include art nouveau pendant necklace by René Lalique, in the original fitted box, the Van Cleef & Arpels diamond and 18 karat white gold “Lotus between the finger ring,” (est. £9,000-15,000), a pair of ruby and diamond ear clips by the …

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What's the Difference: Art Deco vs. Art Nouveau. – Neatorama

… absinthe addicts, and flappers.The Quick Trick: It all comes down to "flowery" vs. "streamlined." Art Nouveau is the decorative one. Art Deco is sleeker.The Explanation: Both the Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements emerged as reactions to major world events… … The movement brought in natural forms that had often been overlooked like insects, […]

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Eurostar opens a brave new world of design

Jenner refers to Gothic and Art Nouveau as inspiration. If this is considered appropriate for a sophisticated transport system, then we know all the precepts of modernism are baloney. But I guess we knew that anyway. The lounges we do not yet know …

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Three Art Nouveau jewelry at at Skinner, Fine Jewelry …

Art Nouveau 18kt Gold and Baroque Freshwater Pearl Iris Brooch, Marcus & Co. Photo: Courtesy of Skinner, Inc.with pearl petals and enamel stem, lg. 2 1/8 in., signed. Estimate $1000-1500Jewelry from a New England …

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Oil on board attributed to Jackson Pollock will headline Oct. 11 auction at …

An oil on board painting attributed to the iconic American painter Jackson Pollock (1912-1956), a magnificent ruby, diamond and 14kt gold jewelry suite and an oil on canvas figural rendering by the noted Russian artist Sergei Vinogradov (1869-1938) are …

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Deckstarter (the Kickstarter of Playing Cards?) Presents Art Deco Alice in …

Thanks to DeckStarter, kind of like Kickstarter for cards, playing cards have never been more beautiful. Like, so good looking you might now even want to play with them. One of the most wonderful looking decks to hit DeckStarter so far is the Alice in …

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Lalique: changing with the times

René Lalique, born in 1860, adapted well to the flux of the changing moods in art and society. Mr. Lalique worked with glass and crystal, designing sculptures, jewelry, and bottles that would be displayed on the necks and homes of Edwardian society …

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Where To Get Cheap Uggs – Ugg Dakota Moccasins On Sale Ugg Lo Pro Button …

Spaghetti straps: You have tons of great jewelry options here, but again, you want to pick subtle jewelry or one standout piece. … Finally, street art enthusiasts shouldnt miss Show Tell: New Yorks Swoon (the paste up artist who sailed a garbage …

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Hou op met die fluor

We kunnen voorlopig beter helemaal stoppen met poly- en perfluoralkylverbindingen, tenzij het echt niet anders kan. In elk geval totdat er betere methoden worden ontwikkeld om de gezondheidsrisico's te beoordelen, schrijft een internationaal gezelschap …

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kolybanov – LAPADA Jewellery

Автор – ЯННА_КОТ . Это цитата этого сообщения LAPADA Jewellery & Watches …

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Maiden Lane is right up your alley in downtown Akron

After the Everett Building renovation, they developed nearby buildings. During that process, Jill began a series of life-sized maidens in lead glass inspired by turn-of-the-century Czech lithographer Alphonse Mucha's art nouveau posters of Sarah Bernhardt.

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The Men of Firefly in Art Nouveau – Neatorama

Back in July I was happy to bring you all art nouveau images of the women of Firefly, but if any of you ladies felt left out, here's Mal, Jayne and the rest in the same style. Swoon. Link Via Nerd Approved…

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On Friday, Outkast played their first homecoming show. It was surreal and sort …

Longed for the day when we could sing along to “Skew It on the Bar-B,” or “Aquemini,”or “The Art of Storytelling.” As the streets shook, there were times that I couldn't tell the difference between the bass and my heartbeat. Every few songs, Big or Dre …

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UKIP Is Parking Its Tanks on Labour's Front Lawn

VAT exceptions for tourists would be scraped, an odd policy at a time when already struggling British retailers are competing with Frankfurt and Paris for the disposable income currently languishing in the deep pockets of Asia's nouveau riche.

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Collectors prize 'Black Mask' pulp magazines

The darning egg mark you have described indicates your polished wood example with removable art nouveau style silver handle was made from 1888 to 1898 by Nathan & Hayer, silversmiths located in Birmingham, England. The hollow detachable handle …

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Portugal's beautiful Douro Valley embodies history of port wine

Already in the late 19th century, he had commissioned risque Art Nouveau advertisements of port as “a temptation,” including a glass-holding snake slithering up Eve as Adam watches. The ads are on view at the company's museum. But despite its …

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Europe: Aboard the peace train

Essentially two cities – hilly Buda and flat Pest – divided by the Danube River, attached by a series of pretty bridges and dripping in Roman, Gothic, Renaissance, Ottoman, Baroque, Classic, Romantic and Art Nouveau architecture, it's a fitting end to …

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Direct Watch Company | AssociatePrograms.com

Manufacturers of Cairn brand Celtic, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Art Nouveau jewellery, (jewelry), watches, clocks, lighters and gifts. We also stock SOS Talisman products. These bracelets and pendants incorporate a capsule containing …

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Ionische huidontsmettingsvloeistof

Met ionische vloeistoffen kun je bacteriële huidinfecties te lijf. Ze dringen gemakkelijk door de huid heen en zowel antibiotica als de beschermende biofilms van die bacteriën lossen er in op, melden onderzoekers van de UC Santa Barbara en het Los …

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A NEW YORK STATE OF MIND: LAURA FISHER BRINGS NEW YORK …

New York State Seal, "Fearless and Independent," a fine pristine Japanese export silkwork picture, c. 1890. (FISHER HERITAGE). (ArtfixDaily.com). Folk art made in New York City and New York State from the 19th and early 20th centuries is among the …

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Misunderstood Genius: British Neoclassical Artist John William Godward

… among the premier antiques galleries in the world. Located in the heart of the French Quarter, their 30,000 square foot showroom houses one of the world's most extensive and stunning collections of rare antiques, important fine art and breathtaking …

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The Queen Mary celebrated her 80th Birthday birthday with a 600 lb. cake

Most of all, she represents the Deco Renaissance of art, Art Nouveau, of the '20s and '30s. I'm happy to be here on the Queen's 80th, very honored to represent my Grandfather's honor”. Quite a few special events occurred, including Commodore Everette …

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Portugal's terraced vineyards: Monuments to human ingenuity, and then there's …

Already in the late 19th century, he commissioned risque Art Nouveau advertisements of port as "a temptation," including a glass-holding snake slithering up Eve as Adam watches. The ads are on view at the company's museum. But for all its indulgent …

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Undercover RTW Spring 2015

Art Nouveau-style prints bore further hints of danger: One resembled a trompe l'oeil skull; the other consisted of flowers with batwing-shaped leaves. Takahashi progressed from folkloric elements like puff-sleeved blouses and full peasant skirts to …

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Vienna's grand designs: Chris Beanland discovers the capital of style

Today's Vienna, though, is increasingly hip with stylish hotels, skyscrapers, buzzing bars and Hapsburg-era galleries filled with contemporary art. The city's annual Design Week, which runs until October 5, underlines its status as one of Europe's most …

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