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New York Theatre Ballet to Bring THE NUTCRACKER to NewYork-Presbyterian …

This holiday ballet, danced to Tchaikovsky's beloved score, is set in Art Nouveau style circa 1907 with innovative choreography by long-time NYTB choreographer, Keith Michael; set design by Gillian Bradshaw-Smith; and costumes by Resident Costume …

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We're on First Havana Plane With Michael Corleone: Opening Line

For many, it's cigars, obviously, or 1950s-era Cadillacs rumbling past a hodge podge of art deco, art nouveau, colonial and post-revolutionary (read: Soviet) architecture, all frozen in time. For editors of a certain age, there's a more grim …

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Rare World War I Propaganda Shows the Biomech Soldier of 100 Years Ago

It first flourished during the Art Nouveau period, at the turn of the last century. By the 1910s, it had also gained ground in Hungary as well as practically all other parts of the world. From the outset, posters were designed by creative artists, who …

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New airline whizzes into Bristol

Katowice is the principal city of the Upper Silesian region of Poland and is a centre for science and industry, as well as being home to an eclectic mix of architectural styles with Gothic and Art Nouveau buildings alongside Modernist structures from …

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Let's all raise a glass to the princes of ales!

A stunning, traditional boozer, which is internally quite breathtaking, with its art nouveau glazed tiling, floor to ceiling. Five comfy rooms to relax and enjoy one of eight rotating ales – all at £2.60 a pint. A warm welcome guaranteed from the …

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Lost Mackintosh cabinet to go on display in Glasgow

Bailie Liz Cameron, executive member for jobs and the economy at Glasgow City Council, which owns The Lighthouse building, said: "We are so excited and thrilled that this Charles Rennie Mackintosh music cabinet will go on public show for the first time …

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Scientists develop formula that neutralises ANY odour

From blocked drains to burnt toast, there are some smells that most of us would love to block out. Now scientists think there may be a way of stopping people smelling unpleasant aromas by creating a blend of chemical compounds that neuralise a specific …

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The other Chinese revolution: Meet the people who took Deng's economic great …

Where chasing profit was once grounds for harsh re-education, the country's heroes and superstars – Jack Ma and an entire generation of tuhao, or nouveau riche – are now, in ways both spiritual and economic, the children of Deng. President Xi Jinping …

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David Turpin – “Disquieting Dreams: A Year in the Sinister”

One of the most arresting visual experiences of the year, the film juxtaposed the lurid aesthetic of Italian giallo horror films with the sinuous lines of Belgian art nouveau. The result wasn't for everybody, but those with a taste for Freud and …

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We're on First Havana Plane With Michael Corleone: Opening Line

For many, it's cigars, obviously, or 1950s-era Cadillacs rumbling past a hodge podge of art deco, art nouveau, colonial and post-revolutionary (read: Soviet) architecture, all frozen in time. For editors of a certain age, there's a more grim …

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'Mao plot' general's daughter 'calls for historical reckoning'

The daughter of a Chinese Communist military commander accused of plotting to overthrow Mao and killed in a mysterious plane wreck has called for a full accounting of history, a report said Thursday. Mao, the founding father of Communist China …

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NHS weight loss operation: How Diane's £5k op is saving the NHS £6000 a year

'I started putting on weight aged 16 after my dad died; I turned to food for comfort,' explains Diane, 53, who lives in South London and is single. 'I tried to lose weight so many times — going on healthy-eating diets and joining slimming clubs — but …

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Auction House Successful in Recovery Suit Against Kiran Nadar Museum of Art …

… Contemporary Art but also Company School Paintings & Drawings, Miniatures, Jewellery, English & Indian Silver, Antique Swords & Daggers, Period Furniture, Antiquarian Books, Maps, Prints & Photographs (ABMPP), Carpets, Rugs, Tapestries, Cricket …

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Main St Shopping Guide

Sarah's Vintage & Estate Jewelry 5459 Main St, Williamsville, NY 14221 (716) 633-3738. Antique jewelry from the Georgian Era, Victorian, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, as well as Art Nouveau, Deco and Retro pieces. Sarah's carries costume jewelry starting at $20 …

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Of Art, Crafts and Clothes

View Slideshow · WWD Collections Spring 2015 Charles Rennie Mackintosh Arts and Crafts Spring · View Slideshow · Argyle chair, 1903-1905, by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, from the Arts and Crafts movement, which influenced many collections this spring.

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Twitter shares take flight on plans for future

Twitter has unveiled a raft of new features designed to make using the messaging service easier for first time users. It plans to show a range of tweets to new users, and make it easier for them to keep up to date with important tweets, and making it …

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Every extra hour of exercise increases the risk of fillings

Hang up your trainers – because exercising could ruin your smile, according to a new study. German researchers found the longer an athlete trains, the more damage they cause to their teeth. They found that the longer athletes exercised, the less saliva …

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Red card for Nations Cup hosts Morocco

Angola hosted the event in 2010 when the Togo team were attacked by separatists, and Gabon co-hosted with Equatorial Guinea in 2012. Among those countries which are reportedly not interested in replacing Morocco at such short notice are South Africa, …

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'Water Babies,' 'Ramona' are in Friends of the AK Smiley Public Library's …

The holidays are upon us and this week is the perfect time to find a unique gift for that special bibliophile on your list. The Friends of the A.K. Smiley Public Library have a number of items up for bids in the silent auction area on the main level of …

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E.Coli vaccine could become a reality and could even help prevent food poisoning

Dr Thomas Connor, a co-author of the study, from Cardiff University, added that whole genome sequencing – a process in which the complete DNA of an organism's genes is established – has allowed them to understand what makes an Etec bacteria.

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Malaysia Airlines steward fired over alleged sex assault on passenger

The steward sat beside her and sexually assaulted her under the pretext of "comforting" her, she said, according to a source close to the French probe. Ismail urged French authorities to allow the MAS crew member to return home immediately if there was …

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Families desperate for right to be given untested 'last chance' drugs

Time may be running out for Andrew Culliford. But ask him whether he'd rather meekly give in to the illness that's killing him or risk taking an unlicensed drug that might stave off its devastating effects, and his answer is unequivocal: he'd take the …

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Doctors wash hands less often as their day wears on, study warns

Co-researcher Dr Katherine Milkman, said: 'We believe ours is the first study investigating whether accumulated work demands can affect rule compliance over the course of a single workday, as opposed to over weeks, months or years. 'We think this line …

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Midwives vote to join NHS staff in four-hour strike and four days of …

Midwives in England have voted to join other NHS staff in a four-hour strike – the first walkout by health workers in 32 years. Unions are in dispute over the Government's refusal to accept a recommended one per cent pay rise for NHS workers. Members …

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Art Deco Jewelry Inspired by The Great Gatsby

Art Deco Jewelry Inspired by The Great Gatsby | http://www.benarijewelers.com | CALL 610.363.8450 / 610.355.1800 At Benari, we believe that the perfect piece…

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DHW578 Silver Charles Rennie Mackintosh Necklace

Go to http://www.rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/rennie-mackintosh-jewellery/DHW578.shtml for full details. Visit our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/…

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Fabuleux Fabergé

Publicité télé de l’exposition “Fabuleux Fabergé : joaillier des tsars”, présentée du 14 juin au 5 octobre 2014, au Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal. Visitez…

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A noble shade of turquoise – color “Tiffany” in the interior

We present to your attention a selection of magnificent interiors in shades of Tiffany style. Tiffany style is the American name of art Nouveau in the interi…

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La Bijoux Fantastique de Lalique
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EXCLUSIVE: Nikki Jean Talks New EP, Working With Lupe Fiasco & Ab-Soul + …

The former lead vocalist of the Philadelphia band Nouveau Riche established her own artistic gravitas with the 2011 album Pennies in a Jar. For the …. If you look at any great artist over the length of their career, they have to grow and change …

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Ridgefield Playhouse to Present Lehar's THE MERRY WIDOW with Renee …

Stroman and her design team of Julian Crouch (Satyagraha, The Enchanted Island) and costume designer William Ivey Long (Cinderella, Grey Gardens, Hairspray) have created an art-nouveau setting that climaxes with singing and dancing grisettes at the …

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Carencro family's desk sells for $1.2M

The Art Nouveau desk, kept in a family bedroom, was appraised at $250,000 by New Orleans appraiser, David Goldberg. In a previous interview, Goldberg said the desk and matching chair could sell for more than that, given that the set was one of only 10 …

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OLLY SMITH: How versatile Carmenère went from Bordeaux bit player to a …

It's the time of year where comfort food rules and with as many different fillings and flavours as there are saints days, there's a great all-round red to pair with Britain's favourites, from a warming Lancashire hotpot to the splendour of a steak and …

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Israeli army kills W.Bank protester as clashes rage

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian during clashes in the West Bank on Tuesday as a wave of unrest gripped the country, raising fears of a new Palestinian uprising. The death of the 22-year-old near Hebron came as troops tried to disperse about 150 …

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How having a kindly doctor will make your medicine work better

We all know that a kind word or supportive arm around your shoulder can make a world of difference when you're ill. But emerging research suggests that not only does having a compassionate doctor make illness more bearable, it can help patients to …

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