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X-Men Apocalypse : La tombe d'Apocalypse sur un nouveau concept art !

Un nouveau concept art de X-Men : Apocalypse vient de faire surface. Et il est en rapport étroit avec le super-méchant de cet opus, le très puissant Apocalypse, puisqu'il représente… la tombe dans laquelle il sommeille ! Apocalypse s'éveillera bientôt.

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High-End Homes: $4M Lake Michigan home offers charm, seclusion

Like many of the home's rooms, the den is furnished with European antiques and lit by antique Art Nouveau fixtures imported from France or Italy. On one end, the main level is anchored by a wall-papered master suite with a sunroom y that looks out over …

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"Enduring, Not Ultimate Form" at Ruhr and Red Dot Design Museum

The movement aligned in taste with the Arts & Crafts movement in the UK and Art Nouveau in France and Austria, and remains best exemplified by the Margaterenhöhe artist colony, the Folkwang collection by Karl Ernst Osthaus, and the founding of what …

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Glasgow School of Art to invest £20m in historic McLellan Galleries

GSA used the building for 30 years from 1869 before moving to its current home in the nearby Mackintosh Building. Glasgow City Council had been seeking a long-term tenant to take over and redevelop the galleries, and has now approved GSA plans.

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Frank Sinatra's son tells how he hid singer's ill health during last Scottish …

FRANK Sinatra Jnr had the task of disguising his father's failing sight, hearing and memory during his last Scottish concert at Ibrox in July 1990. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. An ageing Sinatra on stage at Ibrox in 1990. FRANK Sinatra's son has revealed …

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Sir Alex Ferguson donates £5000 for Govan memorial statue of First World War …

THE former Manchester United and Aberdeen manager is supporting the Remember Mary Barbour Fund in memory of the "formidable firebrand" from Govan in Glasgow. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. Mark Runnacles. Sir Alex Ferguson. SIR Alex Ferguson will …

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Could these cardboard police officers help stop shoplifters in Scots shops and …

CARDBOARD cut out cops are being used in shops and major railway stations across Scotland in a bid to deter shoplifters. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. A cardboard police officer patrols the doorway of Boots at Queen Street Station in Glasgow. IT looks like …

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Value of work by Charles Rennie Mackintosh set to soar at auction after …

THE value of work by Charles Rennie Mackintosh is set to soar in price after the fire at the Glasgow School of Art, according to auction experts. Sellers were “amazed” at the rocketing value of a set of chairs by the iconic architect, who designed the …

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Elise Blumann's paintings cast Western Australia in a different light

A sensitive, eloquent young woman from a well-to-do family, she enrolled at 19 in the Royal Art School in Berlin. In this epicentre of competing art styles, from expressionism and cubism to art nouveau, the student artist was exposed to works by her …

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Sonny Bill Williams set to lead Chiefs resurgence in Super Rugby

"Our pack has done a lot of work in that area and we expect them to go well," Rennie said. Blues: Lolagi Visinia, Charles Piutau, George Moala or Hamish Northcott, Francis Saili, Tevita Li, Ihaia West, Jimmy Cowan, Jerome Kaino (c), Brendon O'Connor, …

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Kathy Griffin Quits 'Fashion Police' [UPDATE]

Griffin's exit comes just weeks after fellow co-host Kelly Osbourne left the show in the midst of drama surrounding Giuliana Rancic's offensive remarks about actress Zendaya's dreadlocks during a post-Oscars episode of "Fashion Police." On the show …

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Exclusive: Miranda Kerr Shares With Us Her Summer Style Tips

Sandals are so important – they have to be comfortable. At the moment I've got a great pair of Prada gold flat sandals that come everywhere with me – they are so versatile. 4. I like bikini bottoms that aren't a full brief – they need to go up a little …

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Friends of the AK Smiley Public Library offer Robert Louis Stevenson's 'David …

The endpapers have a portrait of Emerson with green-ink art-nouveau decoration. The dealer prices for volumes in like condition are $95 to $120. The minimum bid is $30. “David Balfour” by Robert Louis Stevenson was published in 1895. It is a first …

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Chiefs tipped to hit the ground running against Brumbies

No surprise then that Rennie has placed a bit more power on his bench in week two, while he also has the luxury of slotting Aaron Cruden and captain Liam Messam into the starting side after their compulsory stand down ordered by their All Black bosses, …

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Antonia Pozzi, ali d'ombra

Stazione termale mitteleuropea ricca di hotel barocchi e art nouveau che un tempo si alternava con Mosca nel presentare tutta la produzione cinematografica dei paesi comunisti, quest'anno oltre agli esordi dei giovani cineasti dell'est e a un ricco …

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Let's color. Coloring books for adults still trending

Tucked into a bowl of rice vermicelli at a Vietnamese restaurant, I slid a postcard coloring book out of my purse, turned off my cell and lost myself in the stylized stalks and fronds of an art nouveau drawing. I had four green pens in slightly …

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'Print Tsunami' illustrates Japanese influences on European art movements

One of the reasons Paris was ground zero for Japanese prints had to do with art dealer Siegfried Bing, at the time Europe's largest importer of the prints. Bing's gallery, Maison de l'Art Nouveau — the name of which was appropriated for the French …

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Science to Live By: Beauty and the Savanna Hypothesis

Development of our modern, Western understanding of aesthetics occurred in the cultural context of an expanding and lucrative commercial market in Europe for fine art, arising from the desire of the nouveau riche to flaunt their good taste as …

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Elise Blumann's paintings cast Western Australia in a different light

A sensitive, eloquent young woman from a well-to-do family, she enrolled at 19 in the Royal Art School in Berlin. In this epicentre of competing art styles, from expressionism and cubism to art nouveau, the student artist was exposed to works by her …

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Super Rugby 'Team Talk'

In the news: Is Dave Rennie rugby's version of world-renowned motivational guru Tony Robbins? Teamtalk reckons Robbins' bestseller Awaken The Giant Within, is by Rennie's bedside. Robbins was clearly pondering the Chiefs injuries when he wrote: …

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Race for Life 2015: 10000 women turn Glasgow's streets pink in fight against …

OLYMPIC curler Eve Muirhead was joined on stage by nine-year-old cancer survivor Danny Flanigan and his twin brother Joe to rally the crowd in Glasgow. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. VIEW GALLERY. THE streets of Glasgow turned pink yesterday as …

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Suspected college shooter: Slain victim molested my relative

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Police say they are investigating the fatal shooting of a gay community college worker as a hate crime, while the man charged in the killing told a judge he had gotten rid of his former supervisor because molested a relative.

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A hidden gem of the Art Nouveau era: 29 Avenue Rapp, 7th …

This weekend a friend and I were exploring the streets of the 7th arrondissement, when unexpectedly we stumbled upon the gem that is 29 Avenue Rapp. Right in front of us was an amazing Art Nouveau building, and we just …

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Guignols et politiques : je t'aime, moi non plus

… et de la communication politique. Il est l'auteur de Come-back, ou l'art de revenir en politique (Paris, Flammarion, 2014). … Ce n'est pas nouveau. Déjà au début du XXe siècle, les hommes politiques les moins connus cherchaient à influencer les …

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Preservation Palpitations

Of the few surviving Art Nouveau buildings in Manhattan, this surely is the finest. At 12 stories, it also offers a textbook lesson in how to build interesting tall buildings, with its tripartite division, like a classical column. Above a three-story …

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The Feel of the City: Jewelry from Centers of this World at Pforzheim Jewelry …

The wide spectrum of jewelry objects also includes avant-garde Art Nouveau creations, a pair of elegant clip brooches created by Cartier and a sparkling Tiffany brooch featuring superbly cut gemstones. There is even an exquisite, stylish golden …

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Star architects lead Lake Garda's lakefront property revival

The cluster of contemporary homes in Gardone Rivieria on the shores of Lake Garda, northern Italy, is a striking counterpoint to the town's traditional red-roofed houses and unrestored art nouveau villas. Called Villa Eden Gardone, this private resort …

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Wrangle for World Cup places to define Super Rugby season

A not-so-secret key to Dave Rennie's success at the Chiefs has been the high number of utility players he selects. There is only one given in Super Rugby, and that's injuries. Rennie's sides have been able to be morphed and moulded a thousand ways, …

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Stephen Fry visits Apple HQ and recalls the time he annoyed Steve Jobs

For me that man was Willy Wonka and every time I went to Cupertino I was Charlie visiting the Chocolate Factory. I don't mind saying that there was no one alive in the world I … He had been forced to resign from his own company the year after he had …

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Financial struggles can't slow Detroit's energy and creativity

At Hart Plaza, glimpse Robert Graham's monument to boxer Joe Louis — “The Fist,” as it's locally known — which has stood mid-punch since 1986. And walk to nearby … With its Tiffany stained-glass windows and its crystal chandeliers, The Whitney's …

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17 Reasons Being In Your 50s Is So Freakin' Fantastic

If you could live out the rest of your life at any age, in good health, what would it be? Sixteen? Thirty? Forty? According to a 2013 Harris poll of 2,242 adults, the magic number is 50. (Interestingly, when Harris asked the question 10 years earlier …

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Gaudi's Barcelona. The Shape of Dreams.

Barcelona turned me into a passionate fan of Modernist Architecture. I've always enjoyed Art Nouveau, but the Catalan Modernists took turn of the century architecture to a whole different level. In the late 1800s and early 1900s, the buildings Antoni …

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Baton Rouge area calendar for July 3-9, 2015

Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS — Brady Lewis, left, playing Ken, the younger artist, listens as Gregory Leute as Mark Rothko, the older artist, explains his views during a scene rehearsal for Nouveau Bridge Theatre Company's first show, set …

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Beyonce sends heartwarming message of support to backing singer who is …

Pop queen Beyonce has sent a special message to one of her backing singers who is fighting cancer. The Love On Top hitmaker posted a beautiful black and white image of Tiffany Monique Riddick with an emotional message on her website. "We love you …

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State-of-the-Art Micropigmentation

Micropigmentation is one of the fastest growing specialties in the beauty industry. In the past decades it has evolved from modest permanent makeup to superior micropigmentation techniques. Nouveau Contour has always been the innovator in developing …

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