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10 Cool Converted Schoolhouse Hotels

Within its art nouveau exterior are airy rooms with decidedly Scandinavian design details: dark parquet floors, fluffy white duvets, and ruler-straight lines. The modern lobby even features an original 1910 staircase. But its best feature? Enormous …

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Charles Smiths' Coastal Inspiration

Smith has exhibited in the National Museum of American Art in the Smithsonian in Washington DC and the American Craft Museum in New York City. "Charles is a world-class artist and you won't find anyone as good as him in New York City," says Riddick.

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Hydra therapy

Recently Hydra has become especially beloved by the contemporary art world courtesy of patron extraordinaire Pauline Karpidas, who for the last 16 years has worked with gallerist Sadie Coles – and latterly her son Panos – to organise annual exhibitions …

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Marine garden dedicated to Archibald Knox

Douglas Borough Council has dedicated one of the marine (sunken) gardens on Douglas promenade to Archibald Knox to mark this year's 150th anniversary of the birth of the Manxman who was one of the foremost figures in the British art nouveau movement …

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Collector Says Dealer Sold Phony Tiffany Lamps

Louis Comfort Tiffany, 1848-1933, is renowned for his stained glass in Art Nouveau style. He designed the interior of Mark Twain's House in Hartford, Conn., in 1881, which remains and is open to the public. In 1885 he decided to concentrate on glass …

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Schoenberg's 'Gurrelieder' in Full Glory

Here the chorus proves overwhelming as the sun is depicted shining overhead, like an immense illuminated art-nouveau flower. Some people would just as soon have had Schoenberg go on writing in the musical style of “Gurrelieder” and leave atonality well …

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Levis Fine Art Exhibition Will Explore Work of Maurice Golubov

Levis Fine Art is pleased to present Maurice Golubov (1905-1987) Ahead of Time, an exhibition of paintings which will open September 18th and run through October 15th at their Chelsea gallery, 514 West 24th St., New York. This exhibition of his …

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The Background and History of Art Nouveau

Some of these works were created during the height of the Art Nouveau movement and are truly valuable pieces. But you'll also see many newer or brand new Art Nouveau designs in the form of jewelry, furniture, sculptures, paintings, …

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Designer Jewelry Brands – Peacock Style Fast Becoming …

Charles Rennie Mackintosh was an architect-designer and set Glasgow in the spotlight with the development of the Glasgow School of Art, together with various other area artists covering the turn of the 20th century. His particular work can …

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Fabulous Faberge Egg Valentine Gifts – Barbara Walton

The House of Faberg was a jewellery firm founded in 1842 in St. Petersburg by Gustav Faberg and was then taken over by his son Peter Carl Faberg (you will sometimes find his name spelled 'Karl Faberg). This began a right royal Easter …

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Book donations help fire-hit Glasgow School of Art library

An anonymous donor also gave the art school Ver Sacrum (Sacred Spring) 1898-1903, published by Gerlach and Schenk. This was the official magazine of the Vienna Secession and helped popularise Art Nouveau across Europe. GSA said the rebuilding of …

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09322-4212 Stylish Art Nouveau paste brooch Adin Antique Jewelry.mp4

Stylish Art Nouveau paste brooch brought to you by Adin Antique Jewelry Read more about this brooch at http://www.adin.be/en/2ndpage.asp?dtn=09322-4212.

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh Brooch DSG330

Go to: http://www.rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/rennie-mackintosh-jewellery/rennie-mackintosh-brooches-p1.shtml for Charles Rennie Mackintosh brooches.

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Tiffany exhibition  in Paris,  Luxembourg Museum, Paris, until January 17th

LOUIS COMFORT TIFFANY, Musée du Luxembourg,16 September 2009 – 17 January 2010 This dynamic exhibition brings together some 160 pieces of work comprising sta…

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LACMA Names 2014 Art+Film Gala Honorees

Known internationally for her iconic and provocative body of work, including I Shop Therefore I Am (1987), Your Body is a Battleground (1989), and Too Big to Fail (2012), among others. She has created the immersive multi-channel video installations …

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New York Art Dealer Claims $62 Million Fraud

In a $62 million lawsuit filed in Manhattan Supreme Court, a New York art dealer claims that Russian oligarchs returned 35 artworks to him as fakes that he had purchased from another dealer. The gallerist, Gary Tatintsian, claims that Connecticut …

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Fabergé: Imperial Jeweller

Lecture in English held on June 12, 2014, by Dr. Géza von Habsburg, art historian, curatorial director of the Fabergé Company, London. The exhibition “Fabulo…

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LALIQUE FRENCH CRYSTAL FEMMES ANTIQUES DECANTER – August 10 2013 – Lot 27

A 20th century Lalique France relief frosted crystal ‘Femmes Antiques’. Etched ‘FRANK C. T. 1895 * 11-6 1965′. Script mark to bottom. Measures 9 5/8″ height …

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Blaze-hit art school is boosted by book donations

The magazine was influential in the Art Nouveau movements across Europe, and the collection has been donated by an anonymous source. It features many drawings and designs in the "Jugendstil" style by artists such as Josef Hoffmann, Gustav Klimt and …

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Enamel Art | Artisan Jewelry

Our Artisan Jewelry Shop on myartisanjewelry.com built this site with input from other online shoppers that hate searching long hours for their items. … Art Nouveau Bracelet French 18 Kt Gold Enamel Lucien Gautrait Gariod.

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Back on five René Lalique jewels sold at Christie's, 27 …

An Art Nouveau glass and opal pendant, by René Lalique. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013The oval glass panel with … 17 Dimanche août 2014. Posted by alaintruong2014 in Jewelry. ≈ Poster un commentaire. Tags.

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Salvador: Brazil's New Orleans

Today, it's a vibrant area of quaint, pastel- coloured houses, cobbled streets, art galleries, bars, restaurants – and more significant churches than you could visit in a week. According to O'Sullivan, Salvador has a greater number of colonial-era …

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Riga in Latvia: The nocturnal city

In Riga, the taxis are red, the landscape green, the building facades sculpted to art nouveau perfection, the harbour bustling, the music folksy, the drinks heady and the jewellery amber. Once upon a time Riga was Baltic's most important seaport and …

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Basketball Notes: LeBron, Cavs visit Heat on Christmas

1 seed in the East. Erin Phillips scored 21 points to lead the Mercury (27-5), who have already secured the top spot in the West and home-court advantage throughout the playoffs. Shay Murphy had 11 points and Tiffany Bias added 10. Both Diana Taurasi …

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Glasgow School of Art fire: fire damages Charles Rennie …

A seemingly major fire has broken out inside the famous and beautiful Charles Rennie Mackintosh building at Glasgow School of Art. Firefighters were on the scene in minutes, but significant amounts of fire and smoke could …

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Authenticating etchings takes an expert's eye

To clue readers, French artist Louis Icart lived 1888-1950. His gauzy stylistic etchings of elegant young women in various states of artful undress bridge Art Nouveau and Art Deco. Our reader may be correct, or he could be wrong. If his prints are …

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Welcome to Salvador: Brazil's very own New Orleans

Today, it's a vibrant area of quaint, pastel- coloured houses, cobbled streets, art galleries, bars, restaurants – and more significant churches than you could visit in a week. According to O'Sullivan, Salvador has a greater number of colonial-era …

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Walking down Munich's lanes

Munich's regal Maximilianstrasse was designed by Friedrich Bürklein, and has striking Art Nouveau buildings — it's one of Munich's four royal avenues named after a king — Maximilian II of Bavaria. We have dinner at the Lowenbraukeller Beer hall, a …

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Going once, going twice…

By the mid-2000s, the economic boom saw the nouveau riche transforming art – until then a preserve of only rich corporate houses and royals – into an accessible, consumable product. Tuli, who moved back to India after studying at Oxford and the London …

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Welcome to Salvador: Brazil's very own New Orleans

Today, it's a vibrant area of quaint, pastel- coloured houses, cobbled streets, art galleries, bars, restaurants – and more significant churches than you could visit in a week. According to O'Sullivan, Salvador has a greater number of colonial-era …

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Antiques & Collectibles: Twentieth Century snack sets dish up new fare

Assisted by a staff of first-rate artist craftsmen designers, his firm created silver Art Nouveau style jewelry, flatware, holloware, desk, dresser and beverage sets, tobacco and spirit accessories and much more. Considered an early Jensen piece, your …

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Another witness to Brown shooting comes forward; video shows graphic scene

Tiffany Mitchell, 27, said she did not see what led up to the shooting, but said she arrived right before the fatal shots were fired. “As I was coming around, I heard the tires squeaking on the truck, and as I get closer, I see them tussling through …

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AT THE GALLERIES: Kimono's 'explosion of colour'

She wears white gloves as she reveals the bold abstract patterns inspired by modern art movements, including Russian constructivism, cubism, the Wiener Werkstatte, art nouveau and art deco. “It's like a carnival of pattern,” she says. Some patterns are …

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Chessboard made from actual wood retrieved from wreckage of the Titanic in …

Tiffany Studios Bronze and Favrile Glass Twelve-Light Pond Lily Lamp, First quarter of. Doyle New York to Auction Objects by Louis Comfort Tiffany Deaccessioned… Penelope Gottlieb at Heather James · Penelope Gottlieb Paintings on View at Heather …

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Macy's lowers full year comp guidance

“We are approaching the second half of 2014 with confident optimism in our business strategies, merchandise assortments and marketing plans, tempered with the reality that many customers still are not feeling comfortable about spending more in an …

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