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Art Deco: Delhi's Unsung Archi

If you take the Metro from Rajiv Chowk to Rajouri Garden, it's easy to spot the veritable treasure trove of Art Deco heritage structures en route – built in the period of global economic resurgence between the First and the Second World Wars. The …

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Art Deco: Delhi's Unsung Archi… SHALINI RAI

Today, Art Deco is an unusual but germane aspect of contemporary Delhi. Covered by voluminous green frontages in New Delhi and hidden in the dusty bylanes of Old Delhi exist distinctly-built Art Deco buildings. Unlike other heritage structures in the …

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New architects to restore Mackintosh Building at Glasgow School of Art

The Glasgow-based architects were chosen thanks to their extensive track record in both restoring and reinvigorating major historic buildings – as well their work on buildings designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Work is expected to begin in the …

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Clay mates: Wallpaper* Handmade exhibitor Adam Silverman has been hard at …

He's currently preparing new works for his fifth solo show at Tokyo's Curator's Cube gallery, lighting fixtures for a forthcoming Dior store in Seoul designed by Peter Marino, and crafting 'lumpy, maybe beautiful' translations of Fabergé eggs with …

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Odds tumble on royal baby being named Sam after friend who got Wills and Kate …

Prince George's brother or sister could be called Sam – after the jockey that helped the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge rekindle their romance. Bookmakers have slashed odds on the name Sam – which could be used for Samuel or Samantha – being chosen …

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Mr T to star in new reality series I Pity The Tool where he will use his …

Co-starring HGTV Design Star winner Tiffany Brooks, I Pity The Tool will feature Mr. T working to destroy outdated spaces in order to replace them with remodelled rooms. The result will be a full makeover of a family home in each episode. While not an …

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Beyonce sends message to back-up singer Tiffany Monique Riddick who is …

Beyonce sent a special message to one of her back-up singers who is battling cancer. The 33-year-old took to her official website on Wednesday to post a photo of Tiffany Monique Riddick with a sweet note. Along with the black and white snap, Beyonce …

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Girl tells how she performed CPR on Bradley Parkes who attempted suicide

… 17, performed CPR on Bradley Parkes after she and a friend found him hanging from a tree in the woods near his home in Willenhall, in Coventry. The 16-year-old was taken to Birmingham Children's Hospital in a coma but yesterday his mother Tiffany …

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Baselworld 2015: Breguet Tradition Chronographe Indépendant 7077

Breguet Tradition 7077 thumb 150 One of Breguet's headliners at Baselworld 2015 is the Tradition Chronographe Indépendant 7077. In this remarkable new chronograph, Breguet pulls off an unusual feat. Looking at the 7077, you're actually seeing two …

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Baselworld 2015: The Hublot Big Bang Alarm Repeater

Hublot Big Bang Alarm Repeater thumb 150 For the 10th anniversary of the Big Bang, Hublot has created a new alarm watch with a dial arrangement that stands out from most of the brand's designs. Among the Nyon-based company's Baselworld headliners …

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Flanders for Fashion, Food and Old World Luxury in the 2015 Jaguar XJ and XJL

Forget Paris, Milan and New York and shift your gaze in the direction of Antwerp, Belgium where this fashionably cool city boasts not only cutting edge designers, but also architectural tours that lead a path to the Art Nouveau district of Zurenborg …

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Five Pacific Grove art studios — big on color, but hard to find

All the galleries are open on the first Friday of the month from 6 to 9 p.m. during the appropriately named First Friday P.G. art and wine walk downtown. “Afterwards,” said Sandra Rae Lake, operator of Studio Nouveau, “we sometimes have family dinners …

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Pushing Cosplay To Its Absolute Limits

The last costume – an Art Nouveau dragonfly design – was much more personal than the others. After my … My mom and I worked on the jewelry for the costume together over the holidays, making it even more of a personal and therapeutic project.” Reilena …

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Charlize Theron flashes flesh in tight leather jumpsuit for W Magazine shoot

With a jumpsuit unzipped to her naval, Charlize Theron reminds the world why Sean Penn is a lucky man. The 39-year-old sizzles in the sexy photoshoot for the May edition of W Magazine. Flashing plenty of flesh, the leggy South African smoulders in …

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Moment special needs student asked to prom by her biggest crush

To add to the romance, Bruno Mars' Just The Way You Are' played in the background of the magic proposal. 'He met Tiffany back in the seventh grade,' Velasquez's mom, Jessica, told ABC News. 'Since then, Tiffany has had the biggest crush on my son.

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The New York Apartment of Macklowe Gallery Owners Barbara and Lloyd …

Considered one of the country's pre-eminent dealers of Tiffany lamps, antique and estate jewelry and Art Nouveau decorative arts, the Macklowe Gallery on New York's Madison Avenue sells to clients like Whoopi Goldberg and Robert Greenblatt, chairman of …

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Game of Thrones' Emilia Clarke Channels Khaleesi For Vogue

Filmed by Francesco Roversi on his father Paolo Roversi's cover shoot for the May 2015 issue of Vogue, Emilia Clarke morphs beautifully and effortlessly between her character Daenerys Targaryen and a couture-clad cover star. Through the famous Roversi …

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Kate Winslet nearly FLASHED guests at a 60th party

Cheryl shows off her new bright RED hairstyle in Instagram… NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 15: Director Taylor Hackford and actress Helen Mirren attend Helen Mirren looks summery in yellow coat and floral skirt… Celebrities are seen outside the Tiffany & Co.

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Integrated light-rail transit system would link West Island, downtown and …

DORVAL, QC – MAY 26, 2015 – An artist's rendering of a proposed airport shuttle from Pierre Elliott Trudeau International to downtown Montreal. The image is contained in a 17-page brief submitted by Aéroports de Montréal … Route maps in the 17-page …

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Bill Gross dreamt he got advice from a dead artist in a 'séance-like half dream'

He is particularly critical of the nouveau realist French painter Yves Klein, known best for his monochromes and the invention of a particular hue, International Klein Blue. Gross claims to have spoken to the spirit of Klein (who died in 1962) in a …

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Selena Gomez in bikini lets her hair down on Mexican holiday with pals

And Selena Gomez showed just how much fun she was having as she frolicked on the beach and in the surf on Wednesday, sporting a stylish pink bikini and giving a rare glimpse of her toned curves. The 22-year-old looked amazing in her skimpy two-piece, …

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New anti-smoking campaign will make you cringe as former smokers share their …

From Marlene who requires shots in her eyeballs to Julia who needs an ostomy bag taped to a hole in her abdomen – the scenes from this anti-smoking campaign are aimed to make you cringe. The new Tips from Former Smokers ad by the Centers for …

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Rihanna goes Audrey Hepburn elegant in pink satin dress for premiere of Home …

She normally looks like she is ready to dance at a nightclub with short skirts, high heels and plunging necklines. But on Sunday Rihanna pulled off a much more demure style as she stopped by the LA premiere for Home, for which she voices the character …

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Chad Littlefield's family turns on American Sniper killer Eddie Ray Routh

RELATED ARTICLES. Previous; 1; Next. American Sniper killer found GUILTY: Marine who shot dead… Tiffany Cole Mugshot Youngest female killers on death row make desperate plea for… Killer who is set to become the first woman executed in. ….. Mara …

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X Factor's Stevi Ritchie and Chloe Jasmine end relationship speculation with PDA

Coordinated: Tiffany Watson (left) and Georgia Jones (right) rocked black and …. Julia Louis-Dreyfus guest stars on Jerry's hilarious web series Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee Old friends · Strike a pose! …. Mel B opts for comfort over style as …

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The genius of Carl Faberge – Look and Learn

Since 1886, the royal family had enjoyed a special ceremony, when the Tsar presented the Tsarina with an Easter egg made for the occasion by the great jeweller, Carl Faberge, of St Petersburg. Faberge was a master …

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Treasures in Your Attic: Plaques kind of like Wedgwood, except…

Still, German jasperware can be very collectible, especially the examples with cupids cavorting or vessels such as chocolate pots, vases and large plaques where the white, intricate figures (which are more art nouveau than neoclassical) seem to spring …

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G&T wins cost role on restoration of Glasgow's Mac

The Mackintosh building is regarded as one of the finest examples of art nouveau in the world and the masterpiece of Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. In May last year it suffered severe damage in a fire, with the library and around 10% of …

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Piscine enhances Lyon's Gallic charm

The medieval old town, Vieux Lyon, attracts plenty of sightseers, but visitors should venture beyond the cobbled streets to see the Belle Epoque and Art Nouveau beauties, or buildings designed by modern “starchitects” like Renzo Piano and Santiago …

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When the world started to see Vietnam's contemporary art

Here, you have the nouveau riche, the advertisement of the luxury goods that are only available to a very small percentage. And the rest of Vietnam is down here. So it's this artist's depiction of the inequality of the social transformation. This is …

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Are Asian family companies leaders in innovation?

To serve the ever increasing demand for luxury in Asia, companies like Louis Vutton, Hermes and Bulgari had to develop new organizational structures focusing on opening own stores and reaching out to the high growth markets. Those families that failed …

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How Cantonese food is helping Louis van Gaal succeed at Manchester United

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal revealed the secret to his success in his new life in England – a Chinese restaurant in Manchester city centre. The former Ajax, Barcelona, … Photo: manchesterconfidential.co.uk. “The food is fantastic because …

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Century-old port under the hammer

Founded in 1888 by Rene Lalique, regarded as a leading Art Nouveau and Art Deco artist and by many as the creator of modern jewellery design, Lalique is famed for its artisan craftsmanship and distinctive clear and frosted finish glassware.

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Bourdieu, Baudrillard, et Tiffany & Co. …. | Otherwise Engaged

When his son, Louis Comfort Tiffany, took the helm the company's direction changed slightly: although Tiffany the younger was a brilliant artist who produced some astonishingly beautiful jewelry designs, his primary interests …

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History re-made

It wasn't until Earhart was 18 years old that she felt comfortable in embracing her namesake and accepting what it might have to offer. “I just found that people were instantly engaged in conversation with me. It was all about asking questions about …

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