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Power Hungary: How Viktor Orban Became Europe's New Strongman

Bauhaus buildings and art nouveau palaces make space for neo-Gothic majesty; the city center is peppered with pubs, shops, and restaurants of all types. But it doesn't take a very long drive into the countryside for the other side of the Hungarian …

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Family of Akai Gurley shot dead by NYPD vow to fight for justice

The tearful two-year-old daughter of an innocent man shot dead in a housing project by an NYPD rookie told a crowd of protesters that she misses her daddy. Akai Gurley, father to Akaila, was killed by Officer Peter Liang, whom police say fired his …

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Brad Pitt caught sneaking out for a cigarette break after new Fury movie screening

The beauty is currently promoting Unbroken, a World War II drama that she directed and co-Stars Jack O'Connell. The movie is based on the story of late prisoner of war survivor Louis Zamperini, in theaters on Christmas Day. Speaking to Australia's …

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Michael Brown's parents say St Louis prosecutor 'crucified' their son's character

Mr Brown Sr told Reverend Al Sharpton that he also believed St Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch 'crucified' his 18-year-old son's character. The parents attended the National Action Network's House Of Justice in Harlem, New York on Wednesday …

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3 Holiday Gift Ideas for Art Lovers on #GivingTuesday

Tickets to the Winter Antiques Show Opening Night Party on January 22, 2015, benefit East Side House Settlement. Bidsquare offers an exclusive private tour for up to six people of Winterthur's tremendously popular exhibition, The Costumes of Downton …

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Art Nouveau – Glamorous & Decadent! | itsalwaysaboutmore

Organic forms, sensual curves, glass; these are all words that come to my mind when I think of Art Nouveau. There was a desire towards … Even Jewellery changed into design, sex and nudity, the new art. It was all about the …

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What's happening on the local art scene this week

Art Nouveau Galleries, works by Harry Boardman, Justin Long, Robert Ciampa, Ward Van Haute, Meghan Reiff and others. 93 South West End Blvd., Quakertown. Open daily, except Wednesdays, at 11 a.m.; closes 8 p.m. Fridays; …. Includes new work from more …

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Rock 'n' roll retrospective at glave kocen gallery

Masse credits the past as a huge influence in his style, particularly the art nouveau movement and Alphonse Mucha, one of its leaders. In true rock 'n' roll fashion, Masse broke art-school rules with his posters by creating lettering that demanded as …

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Review of "The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears" by Télérama

After their previous film Amer, a madcap tribute to the Giallo genre, Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani are back with a new opus laced with feverish mannerism set against an Art Nouveau backdrop. Returning home from vacation, a businessman discovers that …

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Events in Connecticut for Feb. 1-7, 2015

Feb. 8 through 11. $7 and $9. Cinestudio, 300 Summit Street. 860-297-2463; cinestudio.org. HARTFORD Real Art Ways The 2015 Oscar Nominated Short Films. Through Feb. 22. $4.50 to $11. Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor Street. 860-232-1006; realartways.org. OLD …

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ACDC Phil Rudd's charges dropped after 'insufficient evidence'

Details of the complaints and the names of the alleged intended targets and hitman were suppressed by Judge Louis Bidois. At the request of defence lawyer Tony Rickard-Simms, Rudd was remanded on bail until November 27 when he will reappear in court …

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Bradley Cooper's ex-wife Jennifer Esposito weds Louis Dowler in New York City …

The happy couple tied the knot in New York City on Sunday, according to a wedding guest who wrote about the experience on his blog Gluten Dude. The wedding cake and the rest of the food that attendees tucked into apparently came from the gluten-free …

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Shiloh Jolie-Pitt looks the spitting image of Angelina and Brad at Unbroken …

The 32-year-old athlete tweeted a snap captioned: 'Powerful. The USC band just stormed thru in honor of Louis at The Unbroken premiere. R.I.P Louis.' Miyavi – who plays Mutsuhiro 'The Bird' Watanabe – brought along his wife Miyuki and their dress-a …

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Critics slam The Interview calling film as enjoyable as 'an evening of …

After weeks of leaking emails that painted top Hollywood executives as catty, crass and sometimes racist, posting highly guarded movie scripts online for public viewing, and ultimately threatening the possibility of a terrorist attack at theaters …

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Boy killed by stray bullet at Raleigh Comfort Inn

Nathan Andrew Clark was staying at the Comfort Inn to participate in a soccer tournament being held that weekend when he was killed, ABC reports. Randall Louis Vater, 42, was charged with involuntary manslaughter and possession of a firearm by a …

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Davidson Scandinavian Antiques to Exhibit at Miami Antiques Show

The Original Miami Beach Antique Show exhibits the finest antiques, art and jewelry collections in the coastal resort city of Miami Beach. The internationally renowned show is held annually at the Miami Beach Convention Center and features nearly 1,000 …

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Tease-y Does It

The group's history happens to coincide with the rise of “neo-burlesque” in New York City and across the country, but Allen and her cohorts prefer the term “Cabaret Nouveau.” This is in opposition to burlesque in general, which Allen explained, “is all …

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Museum & Gallery Listings for Jan. 30-Feb. 5

They represent a marvelous variety of styles and influences, including Art Nouveau, Arts and Crafts, classic Chinese traditions and European folk art. What they share is a love for processes and materials and a candid way with the human touch.

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Louis Smith & Lucy Mecklenburgh fuel dating rumours after cosy snap

They appeared to confirm rumours of a romance were true with a cosy Instagram snap on Sunday. Now Lucy Mecklenburgh and Louis Smith have set tongues wagging once again after stepping out together for a romantic stroll. The pair was spotted leaving …

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Jack O'Connell insists he's mellowed since landing major Hollywood role in …

The 24-year-old actor takes the lead in Angelina Jolie's second directorial effort, Unbroken, as former American athlete and prisoner of war Louis 'Louie' Zamperini. But while the gritty new role has widened his international appeal, O'Connell tells …

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Celebrating Images of a Long-Gone Florida

The Browns, a philanthropic couple, have acquired about 2,600 works and researched artists who are not widely known for having traveled in the state, like Thomas Hart Benton and Louis Comfort Tiffany. The collection will allow curators to focus on how …

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Prices for Charles Rennie Mackintosh Work Soar Following Glasgow School of …

Two chairs from set of six by Charles Rennie Mackintosh sold for £13,200 in March, but two more have just sold for £109,000. via Scotland Now. The value of work by Charles Rennie Mackintosh is set to soar in price after the fire at the Glasgow School …

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The Art Nouveau Movement's Exhibition Hall in Vienna …

The Art Nouveau Movement's Exhibition Hall in Vienna, which is mostly referred to as Vienna Secession Building, was erected in 1897, supervised by its architect Joseph Maria Olbrich. At the end of the 19th century, a group …

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Ruby Earrings: VALENTINE Downton Abbey Art Nouveau …

Discover a new way to shop for jewelry. Our fun customization experience allows you to create a one of a kind pair of ruby earrings … Downton Abbey style Victorian Art Nouveau Earrings ✥ ~ ✥ ♥ Perfect for a VALENTINE, a Vintage Wedding or Anniversary ♥ ✥ Like many of you, I love these […]

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Seven Days in Chilliwack – Jan. 29 to Feb. 4

31 – The Harrison Festival Society presents stylish, elegant bluegrass nouveau John Reischman and the Jaybirds at 8 p.m. in the Harrison Memorial Hall. Tickets $22 and … 24 – Art show, Inspirations by Cree artist Jerry Whitehead, takes place Jan. 15 …

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In Cuba, Maps Make a Comeback

… by his description, frozen in time and brimming with period-specific architectural jewels—buildings that reflect Plateresque, Cuban baroque, Neoclassical, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Streamline Moderne, Mid-century modern, and Soviet Brutalist …

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Loss of Russian-run music festival sees Latvian resort of Jurmala fall victim …

Every July thousands of tourists, most of them Russian, pack out the beach; they sleep in art nouveau dachas surrounded by pine forests, and party at the New Wave music festival. But this month it was reported that the Russian-run festival, a sub-X …

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Bid is made to save Art Deco property on Felixstowe seafront

A bid to list one of the last Art Deco buildings on a resort's seafront and save it from the bulldozers has been formally made to English Heritage. Comments; Email; Print. To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in. help us keep our …

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How Psychology Explains the Slander of Trayvon Martin

For many Americans, unfortunately, what's been revealed about Martin—that he was suspended for writing graffiti and being found with an empty marijuana bag, and that he was found with women's jewelry (which he wasn't disciplined for)—fits right into …

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Noel Gallagher embarrasses daughter Anais in front of crush Harry Styles

Though Oasis rocker Noel previously said that band members Harry, Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik were 'f***ing idiots' and snubbed the boys at the Brit Awards where they were politely told to f**k off. And it's her father's dry …

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FEMAIL reveals how Beyonce boosts her £290m fortune

She's a global megastar, fashion icon and entrepreneur who is so iconic that she goes by just one name. And now Beyonce has been named 2014's the world's highest-earning female musician by Forbes, raking in £73m this year thanks in part to her Mrs …

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Jessica Alba and daughter Haven coordinate their outfits in matching skirts

On her feet, she wore a pair of cute pink, suede ankle boots while she carried a Louis Vuitton Love purse over one arm. … As well as acting, she also runs the successful baby product business, The Honest Company, which she co-founded in 2012. It is …

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Falling for Niki de Saint Phalle

PARIS — I have never particularly admired French-American artist Niki de Saint Phalle's overly familiar and obvious Nanas (French slang for “broads”) — the gaudy, plump, joyous everywoman figures that made the artist's case for female affirmation …

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Tel Aviv's Pastel Brasserie Is Voted World's Most Beautiful Restaurant

The building's “envelope” is drawn into the interior of the restaurant, sculpting the seating area and bar, which are richly outfitted with upholstered booths, antique wooden flooring, a deep burgundy-colored bar, multi-hued marble surfaces, and Art …

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DT Croatia expands into Slovenia with DT Slovenia

Conference infrastructure including 20multifunctional halls with 12,323 square meters of exhibition surfaces provide the space for various events paired with the architecture of Ljubljana which is a special blend of Baroque and Art Nouveau, and Jože …

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