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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; 9 p.m. Saturdays; 4 p.m. …

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Protest wall at city gallery mimics spirit of satirical artist

Ecce Homo (Behold the Man – as said by Pontius Pilate when he presented Jesus to the people) of 1923, is a monstrous set Berlin characters, caricatures of black marketeers, pimps, prostitutes, demobbed soldiers and the nouveau-riche. Hintergrund …

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English Heritage gold standard for local buildings

Two structures in the borough have been handed Listed status. The former Deaf Institute, in Church Lane, Rochdale, has been Listed as Grade II while the Middleton War Memorial and Gardens of Remembrance in Manchester Old Road, have been …

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Abta convention speaker to highlight opportunities of ageing population

The opportunities for travel firms of an ageing population will be debated at this year's Abta Travel Convention in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana. The latest main stage speaker to be confirmed for the event is Sarah Harper, Oxford University …

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The Grand Budapest Hotel Is Actually a German Store

Interior of the department store that served as one of the main sets for Wes Anderson's film "Grand Budapest Hotel", taken in Goerlitz May 7, 2014. After hosting such international productions as "Around the World in 80 Days", "The Reader", "The Book …

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First Impressions: Ljubljana, Slovenia : As the Bird flies …

From Art Nouveau to Baroque and from the Art Deco Skyscraper to the bricks of the old Roman city walls, it became quickly clear that her buildings are beautiful and they stand proud in the Old Town, having survived the test of …

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Laura and Keith Art Nouveau Wedding Invitations | Steve …

Laura and Keith requested Art Nouveau-inspired wedding invitations. The centerpiece of their design was based off a piece of vintage art nouveau jewelry. The designs had the usual art nouveau framed elements, but also included some …

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Rene Lalique | OCOLSHIT

Rene was a glass designer living in the prime of Paris (1920s). His jewelry is absolutely remarkable. It's quite 'art nouveau' which isn't normally a style I'm into (except Alphonse Mucha). I find it very 80's posh if that makes …

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David Brussat: Halt this attack on the people's plaza

Outdated versions of this plan are still available on the website of the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority. The earlier versions at least retained the five lovely kiosks. Their design brought a bit of Paris and its Art Nouveau, suitably understated …

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The Grand Budapest Hotel is actually a department store in Germany, and it's …

When it opened in 1913, the Art Nouveau establishment rivaled London's Selfridges and Berlin's Kaufhaus Des Westens (KaDeWe). Recently facing a battle for survival, however, the store is now in the midst of a $30-million facelift financed by …

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mdolla jewelry: Collier Dragon Prote

mdolla jewelry. Pages. Início. Copyright © / mdolla jewelry. -Template by : Urangkurai / powered by :blogger. Collier Dragon Prote. Dior Collier Dragon Protecteur, or blanc, platine, diamants, grenats, démantoïdes, opale et …

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mdolla jewelry: Eston Crown.

mdolla jewelry. Pages. Início. Copyright © / mdolla jewelry. -Template by : Urangkurai / powered by :blogger. Eston Crown. Antiques: Terrific Tiaras Eston Crown. Postado por heloisa às 11:09. Categories: Antiques, Antiques: Terrific Tiaras, …

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Major Kandinsky Retrospective Brings Modern Masterworks from the Centre …

"These works show how the young artist was influenced by major styles such as Art Nouveau, Impressionism, Symbolism, and Post-Impressionism," says Frist Center Chief Curator Mark Scala. In a period of experimentation and movement towards more …

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Art Nouveau Winston-Salem Has Scheduled Its Third …

Winston-Salem, NC (July 8, 2014) — Art Nouveau Winston-Salem, an affiliate organization of The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County for ages 21-40, has scheduled its third annual North Carolina emerging …

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Theo Fennell Debuts Rings That Tell a Story | Jewelry …

The renowned British jewelry designer Theo Fennell has created a series of four elaborate one-of-a-kind rings featuring hidden compartments… … Lalique Opens a New Paris Boutique. Located near René Lalique's original workshop on the Place Vendôme in Paris, the new two-level Lalique boutique on the rue de la Paix celebrates its founder's first passion: jewelry. […]

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Warm Yourself in the Thermal Baths of Budapest

But back to Budapest for two other world-class thermal baths or fürdö, more Western and a bit less daunting than the Rudas: the gigantic Szecheyni complex and the beautiful and luxurious Art Nouveau Gellert Baths. Both are co-ed and require swimsuits, …

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Amazon Expands Prime Music Selection: Hundreds of Thousands of Songs and …

Lord Huron and More Lord Huron rules over this mix of nouveau-folk songs from Fleet Foxes, Milo Greene, and more. Foals and …. Duke Ellington and More Swing to music from all-time jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Glen Miller, Art Tatum, and more.

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Tiffany, de papelería a icono de las joyas más deseadas

En los años 50 del siglo XIX, con Young ya jubilado, la compañía era ya uno de los principales negocios de platería del mundo, aunque habrá que esperar hasta 1867 para que Tiffany & Co. (la empresa ya había sido rebautizada) adquiera fama internacional …

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A Passion for Quality Antiques is Building in Kansas City …

With high-end jewelry, watches, traditional antiques, premiere lamps, chrome and car-related items, the offerings, from Classicism, Art Nouveau and Art Deco to Modernism, attract collectors of all ages and interests. Christoph …

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Art nouveau illustration – Nicoleta Stavarache – Blogger

Nicoleta Stavarache: Concept art/ Illustrator · HOME · SKETCHBOOK · CRIMSON DAGGERS … Here's what I've been painting on for the last several days, an Art Nouveau illustration. Posted by Nicoleta Stavarache at 9:30 AM.

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The Antique Jewelry Information Center: Art Nouveau …

Art Nouveau (French for New Style) is an international movement and style of art, architecture and applied art – especially the decorative arts – that peaked in popularity at the turn of the 20th century (1890–1905). The name …

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If You Like Tits And Cats, You Should Definitely Watch These Music Video …

So then it starts up and there's this weird, fancily-dressed British man singing at me like some nouveau “Puttin On The Ritz.” I wanted to … First it was trading “Art and Science” in for “Tits and Cats” and then it was the Zoolander-style, “Obey my …

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New speaker announced for The Travel Convention in Slovenia

ABTA announces today another main stage speaker for the 2014 Travel Convention which will take place on 21-23 September in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana. Sarah Harper, Oxford University Professor and Director of the Oxford Institute of Population …

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A Metairie couple shares a passion for collecting everything from uranium …

… announcing its slight radioactivity; stereopticons with 3-D cards; Daguerreotypes; the TV-series Jetson family in their flying cars, a prized art nouveau lamp based on the Greek figure, Daphne; Vargas-style playing cards of scantily-clad models …

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Go for the Games, stay for the city: Five reasons Glasgow is an excellent …

And while it's not as obviously spectacular as Edinburgh, with its fairytale castle dominating the city centre, Glasgow is quietly beautiful; look above street level and you'll see glittering sandstone buildings and the distinctive art nouveau stylings …

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^ Mentor 2 Mentor ^: Designer Jewelry Brands – Peacock …

Charles Rennie Mackintosh was an architect-designer and put Glasgow on the map with the development of the Glasgow School of Art, alongside many other local artists covering the turn of the 20th century. His particular …

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hill climbs and Charles Rennie Mackintosh – looking for …

It specialises in Charles Rennie Mackintosh Art Nouveau jewellery (or " jewelry" as the Americans spell it) and gifts and I would love you to take a look. I have also started a Charles Rennie Mackintosh blog and would be …

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Continue Reading – | Rennie Mackintosh Jewellery

Gold Charles Rennie Mackintosh earrings (DHW617). Go to: Gold Charles Rennie Mackintosh Earrings DHW617. « Previous Post · Next Post ». Sorry, comments are closed for this post. No widgets! Add widgets to this sidebar …

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mdolla jewelry: Art Deco Platinum, E

Art Deco Art Deco Platinum, Emerald, and Diamond Bracelet, bezel-set with an emerald-cut emerald measuring approx. 8.30 x 6.60 x 4.30 mm, and weighing approx. 1.60 cts., flanked by fancy square-cut diamonds and …

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Tsar gave Carl Faberge – Exquisite jewelry show

Faberge's masterpieces and what the House of Faberge would ultimately become best known for are the Imperial Easter eggs, which were…

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Rene Lalique Glass Continues to Hold Glass Art of the …

Starting with jewelry designing, he then shifted to glassmaking in the 1920s that reflected not only beauty and elegance but craftsmanship and dedication. Despite his passing in 1945, Rene Lalique Glass is still known to be …

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At the Crime Scene

Passionately anti-clerical, a self-confessed sadist, Robbe-Grillet had always relished his unofficial title, the 'pope of the nouveau roman', but now the joke was wearing thin: no one wants to lead a church without a congregation. His parting gesture …

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Support for New Projects for Young Francophones in New Brunswick

Robert Goguen, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Member of Parliament (Moncton-Riverview-Dieppe), today announced $74,000 in funding over the next two years for the Fédération des jeunes francophones du Nouveau-Brunswick …

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View of a Joburg we have forgotten

Designed by Joburg city engineer Charles Aburrow, it was built with no regard to cost, from the beautiful parquet floors imported from Sweden to the exquisite hand-painted murals in Art Nouveau style, plastered ceilings with cherubs and flowers and …

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The Nobel Prize-winning physicist credits Prague with helping him develop one …

When Einstein was not at home or lecturing, he would be found at one of his two favorite places in Prague – Café Louvre, an elegant and airy Art Nouveau café on Národní třída, or Mrs. Berta Fanta's salon on Old Town Square. Louvre was a preferred café …

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