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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; …. Includes new work from more …

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Exhibition: Munich – the Shining Metropolis of Art

The city also was open to more styles beyond the then-ubiquitous Art Nouveau. This helped the city to become a gateway to modernism and avant-garde in the early decades of the 20th century. Prague and Munich created a strong bond at the end of the 19th …

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FBI investigate St Louis 'hate crime' after armed gang 'dragged Bosnian woman …

A St Louis woman was dragged out of her car, attacked and threatened with murder because she is Bosnian, police claim. Officers called in the FBI to investigate the case as a hate crime five days after a Bosnian man was hammered to death nearby.

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Natalia Vodianova's mother makes living selling pies on the street in Russia

Her daughter makes millions every year walking the catwalk and fronting campaigns for the world's most esteemed designers but the mother of supermodel Natalia Vodianova still makes a living selling pies on the streets of Russia. Natalia, 33, used to …

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Jennifer Aniston reveals pain over speculation she's too 'career-driven' to …

Actress Jennifer Aniston has spoken of the pressure to have children while trying to pursue a successful career. The former Friends star said she is hurt by repeated accusations that she has sacrificed the chance of motherhood for fame and fortune in …

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The Jewelry Lady's Store: Rene Lalique Perfume Bottles …

The Jewelry Lady's Store: Rene Lalique Perfume Bottles – Which is your favorite? Can you even choose?

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Colors in the Cold: Abstract Art and Sculpture Highlight Clarke on Feb. 8th

A Pair of Marionette Albert bronze Art Nouveau lamps at $800/$1000 will begin the lighting selection of decorative arts, and a Tiffany & Co. Mantle Clock estimated $1,000/$1,500 will also be auctioned in the category. Galle and Daum glass lots …

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Scarsdale Doctor Killer Jean Harris Found Redemption in Prison

At Issey Miyake, the collection was inspired by the Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and one could see the graphic lines of his buildings running through a coat or a jacket on the runway, and something of his era (1868-1928) in the robes …

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What's Hot at the Armory Show

At Issey Miyake, the collection was inspired by the Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and one could see the graphic lines of his buildings running through a coat or a jacket on the runway, and something of his era (1868-1928) in the robes …

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"Cartier" at the Denver Art Museum, a shiny show with shrewd branding

The Denver Art Museum offered a preview of its newest exhibition "Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century" on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014. It features stunning jewelry, timepieces, and precious objects created between 1900 and 1975. (Cyrus McCrimmon, The …

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Lauren Silverman wears leather as she leaves X Factor studios with Simon Cowell

Following behind them were fellow judges Louis Walsh, Mel B and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini. For once, the women decided not to change out of the outfits they had worn on the ITV singing competition's judging panel. Cheryl stunned in a sparkling …

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Angelina Jolie reveals she turned to WWII hero Louis Zamperini for support …

'But he came back to say goodbye and to go on his terms. It was very Louis.' Although Angelina is devastated Louis never got to see the final edit, the actress and director was in constant contact with him and takes comfort in the fact he saw the draft …

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ARTFIXdaily's Top 10 News Stories of 2014

President Obama views Cobb's Barns, South Truro, top, and Burly Cobb's House, South Truro, by Edward Hopper. (Official White House photo by Chuck Kennedy). This year had plenty of staggering auction sales, blockbuster exhibitions, and art scandals.

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PALM BEACH JEWELRY, ART & ANTIQUE SHOW TO RETURN FOR ITS 12TH …

One of the most anticipated events of the season, the Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show will celebrate its 12th Year as a hallmark to the community when it returns to the Palm Beach County Convention Center on Presidents' Day weekend, February …

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Christina Lynch on a Trip that Almost Got Lost in Translation

The restaurant's interior was vintage Art Nouveau, but the service and food were vintage Cold War. I could see my stepmother straining to maintain her unbridled enthusiasm as waiters ignored us. My father eyed my boyfriend like MacArthur looked at Japan.

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The Fantasia Mountains

“The sequence retains the integrity of Kay Nielsen's work from his sensuous line; the lush coloring he had; and bits of Aubrey Beardsley, Art Nouveau, and Japanese and Chinese woodcuts. It is retained particularly in the designs of the backgrounds like …

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Winter in Paris: Our Checklist

Art Nouveau. If you haven't yet seen the Fondation Louis Vuitton, the new museum designed by architect Frank Gehry, now's the time to go. The first temporary exhibition—"Contact" by Danish artist Olafur Eliasson—is a sensory journey, with lots of …

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Conwoman Margarita Clark stole £2.5million from her friends is jailed for 40 …

DRESSED immaculately in designer clothes with Louis Vuitton accessories, Margarita Clark simply reeked of success. Seduced by her perfectly groomed appearance, a 'Footballers' Wives lifestyle' and tales of her success refurbishing properties, friends …

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2014 Report and 2015 forecast for Leclere auction house

The following sales will focus around Asian art, paintings, books, wines and spirits, Post-War and Contemporary art, design, Art Nouveau, and jewellery. 2015 will also be defined by the creation of a new Modern and Contemporary art department under the …

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Neil Sowerby's Beer Picks: January 2015

During refurbishment builders uncovered the original Art Nouveau tiles, which now form part of the entrance of this three-storey bar, which boasts its own art gallery, coffee lounge, first floor sun terrace balcony and beer garden. Expect regularly …

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Sasha Grey on Her Novel The Juliette Society, James Deen, and More

I was just down in Texas for the first time where I could actually go out in the day, and I like vintage shops, so I went into this pawn shop and they had this jewelry case of guns, and I asked about buying one and they said, “We do a 24-hour …

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Grand jury evidence reveals Michael Brown taunted Ferguson police officer …

The evidence, unveiled by St Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch on Monday night, includes the testimony of 28-year-old Wilson after he fatally shot the unarmed black 18-year-old on August 9. It also features never-before seen photos of …

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Manchester United's Louis van Gaal once shouted so fiercely his dentures came …

A new biography of Louis van Gaal promises to 'journey into the sinister recesses' of the Manchester United manager's character. Extracts published on Tuesday detail him treating his second wife Truus in a shocking and humiliating manner brought on by …

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Pastor Ryan Bell who gave up God for a year may be ready to leave the church …

As the months have progressed, Bell says he has became more and more comfortable with his new life. He currently describes himself as a 'weak atheist' and says he is comfortable with not having all the answers about the meaning of life and why we are …

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Angelina Jolie dons two white outfits in one day as she promotes Unbroken

And the hard work never stops for Angelina Jolie, who was once again the star of the show at the Unbroken press conference at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City on Thursday, where she was joined by her co-star Jack O'Connell. The 39-year-old …

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Antoine Beaudouin's Silver Art Nouveau Pendant: Modesty …

This dreamy example is one of the prettiest Art Nouveau girls' heads. The large silver and ruby pendant is … Good Dutch Art Nouveau Jewellery Is Hard To FindIn "Famous Goldsmiths & Designers". Art & Love at The Queen's …

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It begins with a dot

Yet, in some of the paintings I have depicted the hairstyles of women that merge with the plumage of peacock plumage in art nouveau form. In one of the paintings, a woman sings, the music is replicated in the music of chirping of birds and grace of …

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Adele enjoys a rare night out in London with fellow diva Bette Midler

1D's Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne, who were among the stars hand-picked to record the classic track, re-purposed to benefit those affected by West Africa's ongoing Ebola crisis. Coldplay frontman Chris Martin …

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Angelina Jolie wears a comfortable ensemble as she takes in the view from her …

Angelina Jolie has arrived in Sydney ahead of the World Premiere of her latest film, Unbroken. The 39-year-old Hollywood heavyweight was spotted at Sydney's Intercontinental Hotel on Monday morning, cutting a calm figure ahead of her red carpet walk …

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Lucy Mecklenburgh claims she's been enjoying a 'string of dates' with Louis Smith

Former TOWIE star Lucy Mecklenburgh has reportedly enjoyed 'a string of dates' with Louis Smith after exchanging flirty banter with the hunky gymnast on the set of celebrity talent show Tumble. The pair are said to have met while filming the BBC …

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Kasey Chambers, 38, arrives at the ARIAS red carpet with her new boyfriend …

But it looks like Kasey Chambers has found love again, this time with a much younger man. Arriving at the ARIA Awards in Sydney on Wednesday night, the 38-year-old walked along the red carpet holding hands with her new beau, musician Harry Hookey, …

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Lucy Mecklenburgh posts intimate picture of herself Louis Smith

They're rumoured to have enjoyed a 'string of dates' and former TOWIE star Lucy Mecklenburgh and gymnast Louis Smith appear to have cemented their new relationship. Lucy posted an …. Lucy was previously engaged to her TOWIE co-star Mario Falcone, and …

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Norwich's Langleys toyshop to change ownership after more than 30 years in the …

The Royal Arcade was designed in 1899 in art nouveau style by Victorian architect George Skipper, who also designed the Norwich Union headquarters in Surrey Street and Cliftonville Hotel in Cromer. James Langley, a local businessman who had opened …

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Architect For The Interior: Pringle Brandon Perkins+Will

Like crafting a jewellery box to house a precious gem, the design team has together created a building and interior that protects and showcases the Mary Rose. Designed from the inside-out, the Museum building takes many of its cues from the historic …

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VICTORIA WOOD says 'National treasure? You can only have one and Joanna …

Victoria Wood is an unlikely domestic goddess. But when we meet she's worried: 'I've got to make my Christmas cake, I'm a bit behind because I've been so busy working.' Christmas this year is being spent at Victoria's North London home, with her …

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