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Pub launches in Gedling following £300000 Castle Rock facelift

The refurbishment has retained much of the building's art deco style with artwork, light fittings and a stained glass window installed to keep in with the times. Opening on St George's Day, the owners made the occasion extra special with a selection of …

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Pizarro: Renovated Los Gatos Theatre ready to meet the public

And maybe that's a good thing now that the 99-year-old movie house will be reopening this weekend after getting a transformative, Art Deco makeover and a new lease on life. Honestly, the old theater never bothered me much if it was showing a movie I …

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Life is in Lisbon

Inaugurated in 1969, this important museum contains collections that span 4,000 years, from ancient Egyptian figurines to Lalique's Art Nouveau jewellery. Icing on the cake. The Hills Tramcar Tour lasts 80 minutes and departs from Praca do Comercio …

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Sun Link streetcar artwork goes with the 'flow'

There are antique clocks and touches that evoke the Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements. While there, check out the handrail and grille work along the ramp, and look up and find laser-cut bird shapes. Overhead there's a canopy of the solar system …

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Art Nouveau beauty on a Fifth Avenue building | Ephemeral …

Art Nouveau beauty on a Fifth Avenue building. Baltmanfifthaveentrance3 In 1906, distinguished fine goods store B. Altman & Company opened this Italian Renaissance palazzo–inspired store on Fifth Avenue and 34th Street.

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Breakfast at Tiffany's – Мастерство — это ключ!

At first it was just a small stationery jewelry stores, but there are great Charles ideals and aspirations , hopes to become a world-class brand Tiffany . At the … 1870 Paris World's Fair , Tiffany will be awarded for the first time the world 's attention to emerge , followed by its active participation […]

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Cimarusti Shuttering Providence for Quick Marine Facelift

A release describes the redo as "a luxe vision of our oceans as seen through the lens of an Art Deco enthusiast." Expect dark blue velvet chairs with brass-capped feet, driftwood chandeliers, and dark blue carpeting. Cimarusti is also enclosing …

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Where is the centre of Toronto?

Concept being STAR FAMILY finds art deco? … What Lawrence Avenue used to look like in Toronto Wow… Who knew that Lawrence East ends at Don Mills, not even reaching the Don Valley; The Best Pizza in Toronto Thanks Lana, you are right! Vesuvios on …

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$21m blue diamond up for auction at Christie's

Having graduated from The University of Essex in 2011 with a degree in Creative Writing, Lauren spent some time in the jewellery industry, gaining a NAG qualification along the way. Now at Jewellery Focus, and she feels she's putting her writing skills …

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Fabergé | NUVO Magazine

When Peter Carl Fabergé, founder of the world-renowned Fabergé jewellery firm, fled to Germany amidst the Russian Revolution in 1917, he took none of his jewels with him, according to his great-granddaughter Tatiana …

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blog48.de | At first it was just a small stationery jewelry stores

1870 Paris World's Fair , Tiffany will be awarded for the first time the world 's attention to emerge , followed by its active participation in the second -generation successor to Louis · Comfort · Tiffany ( Louis Comfort Tiffany , son …

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A playboy and gossip but he never let his beloved sister down: Richard Kay on …

Their mother Rosalind was a member of the hugely wealthy Cubbitt building family. Expelled from school in Dorset for smoking cannabis at 16, he headed to London and dealt in art deco jewellery. It was the swinging sixties but something his father said …

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Union Common Steakhouse Coming to Broadway and Division

Lynh Nguyen of LDN Interiors designed the 4,200 square foot restaurant space pulling inspiration from the building's art deco architecture and in part, from steakhouses of the past. By incorporating elements of Art Deco and industrial design, Nguyen …

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FBI agent, best-selling author to discuss art theft cases

But mostly he blended in among the many types involved in art crime, from flashy, nouveau-riche assassins to clever lawyers. "What I liked initially (about) working art crimes was that it was police work using your brain, more so than waving a gun …

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Faberge Egg: Hunt for 20 Million Imperial Easter Egg over …

Also known as The Alexander III Equestrian Egg, the jewelled Easter egg was then created under the supervision of the Russian jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé in 1910, for the last Tsar of Russia, Nicholas II. The egg is carved …

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Author Gabriel Garcia-Marquez loved Castro more than the Cuban people

"Garcia Marquez, who died Thursday at age 87, was eulogized in a brief ceremony Monday evening in the dramatic art deco lobby by the presidents of both Mexico and Colombia, two countries linked by the writer through his birth, life, heritage and career.

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Store to make return after being torched in riots

The art-deco landmark delivered one of the most iconic images of the riots as the fire reduced it to rubble. Now, the new look store will be re-opening for the first time since that day and store manager Paul Guyver is “excited” to see the store make …

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In Mexico City, Things Are Hotter Than Ever

The proprietor of my Art Deco digs showed me up the wide stairs of an airy building, which seemed as if it hadn't been restored—just beautifully preserved and cared for. It was surrounded by a neighborhood that matched. This was no Miami Beach enclave …

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Blue Rider Design: The World-Class Textile Library in Portland That You've …

The breadth and depth of the textile designs in the collection are exceptional, showcasing aesthetic styles such as mid-century modern, art-deco, toile de Jouy, and tropicals. For whimsical prints clients can peruse French nautical themes, Japanese …

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Giants Causeway to get pride of place on the Paris Metro

A large proportion of the posters feature the Metro stations themselves with their Art Nouveau architecture and design. Many renowned artists designed posters for the Metro in the past and many of the images are now collectors' items and seen as works …

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Carl Faberge's Lost Third Imperial Easter Egg Goes On Display

LONDON, ENGLAND – APRIL 16: The Third Faberge Imperial Easter Egg is displayed at Court Jewellers Wartski on April 16, 2014 in London, England. This rare Imperial Faberge Easter Egg, made for the Russian Royal family in 1887, thought to be worth …

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art nouveau staircase Novelda(ES) | Flickr – Photo Sharing!

art nouveau staircase Novelda(ES) … LandoThe Dog's photostream (763) · dome cloud; living room art nouveau house Novelda; art nouveau staircase Novelda(ES); glass dome in art nouveau house Novelda(ES); I'm ready.

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Christie's Magnificent Jewels – Geneva – May 14th, 2014

One of my favorite portions of the Geneva auctions is jewelry from European collections, whether royal or not, and this sale includes quite an exemplary one. 'A Passion for Jewels: The Collection of a European Gentleman' …

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René Lalique – A.lain R. T.ruong

Peigne aux ombelles, René Lalique, France, vers 1897/1898. Corne blonde, argent, émail rouge sur argent, patine or pour les tiges. … … Acheté sur le stand de René Lalique à l'Exposition universelle de Paris en 1900 par la Comtesse René de Béarn. Posté par Alain Truong à 10:54 – Bijoux & Joaillerie/Jewelry – Commentaires [0] […]

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A star in the making: the Corinthia Hotel Budapest

It's breathtaking how many styles this city throws up, from Communist-era sludge to Art Nouveau delicacy, French Renaissance icing and sharp Brutalist angles. Weaving their way through the mêlée are the arterial boulevards, peppered with rusting Soviet …

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Producing Molière in the Kardashian age

Molière's original is about some nouveau riche young women who take their new-found wealth far too seriously and make themselves look extremely silly in their attempts to be on top of art and fashion. It's a frequent theme of the French master …

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Giants Causeway to get pride of place on Paris Metro

A large proportion of the posters feature the Metro stations themselves with their Art Nouveau architecture and design. Many renowned artists designed posters for the Metro in the past and many of the images are now collectors' items and seen as works …

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Oregon Gay Marriage Ban Case To Be Heard By Federal Judge

The Oregon State Capitol Building in Salem was designed in Art Deco style by architect Francis Keally of the New York firm of Trowbridge & Livingston. It was completed in 1938 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. By JONATHAN J.

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Itinerary | An Artist's View of Brussels

… temple built in the 1930s and founded by the architect Phillippe Rothier, La Loge is a contemporary art space and community gathering place of sorts in Ixelles, a district known for its distinctive Art Nouveau architecture.

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PhotoReflect: Faded flowers and Charles Rennie Mackintosh

The reputation of Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928) has never been higher than in recent years. It's difficult to go into a bookshop, a "craft" store, or a jewellers without coming across his name. Books, brooches, posters …

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Increasingly affluent Americans desire to have a … – Fingerlog

At first it was just a small stationery jewelry stores, but there are great Charles ideals and aspirations , hopes to become a world-class brand Tiffany . … 1870 Paris World's Fair , Tiffany will be awarded for the first time the world 's attention to emerge , followed by its active participation in the […]

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Battersea Power Station's towers must be demolished for flat redevelopment

1980: In recognition of its Art Deco splendour, the Secretary of State for the Environment Michael Heseltine lists Battersea Power Station as a building of special architectural and historical interest. 1982: Battersea B ceases operations. 1984 …

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Remember When: Many memories were made at Municipal Auditorium

As an old Shreveporter I've known of its 1929 birth and its dedication to the soldiers of World War I. Most importantly is its architect, Sam G. Wiener, a native son, and his fine example of art deco architecture. Put all these facts and memories …

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Tiffany & Co. dedicates annual Blue Book to gemstone trend …

On the occasional page, Tiffany included a quote from famous artists, authors, musicians and Louis Comfort Tiffany, son of brand founder Charles Lewis Tiffany. Each quote used in the 2014 Blue Book describes color as …

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IMAS: “Sacred Visions” Stained Glass Windows from the Louis Comfort Tiffany Studios, 12-4-13

From the private collection of Dr. Lawrence & Esperanza Gelman, “Sacred Visions: Stained Glass Windows from the Louis Comfort Tiffany Studios” is the third l…

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