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Glasgow School of Art: Architect to be chosen for restoration

Each firm was asked to submit detailed proposals for how it would restore the art nouveau building which was badly damaged in the blaze last May. The art school is continuing with efforts to raise £20m towards the eventual cost of restoring the …

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Three sisters burned at family barbecue

A mother is in a critical condition in hospital after being engulfed in flames at a family barbecue. Joanne McMahon (46), from Castlemahon, Co Limerick, was at a family Confirmation after-party in Ardagh, Co Limerick, when the barbecue suddenly …

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How To Wear Antique & Vintage Jewelry

If you are looking for something new {antique} to add to your jewelry collection, I offer gorgeous Antique Jewelry from the Victorian, Edwardian, Art Nouveau and Art Deco period. You can see all our latest acquisitions here.

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Antique Art Nouveau ring realistic nude woman wrapped around finger. (Adin reference: 09360-4351)

http://www.adin.be/en/2ndpage.asp?dtn=09360-4351 Antique Art Nouveau ring realistic nude woman wrapped around finger brought to you by Adin Antique Jewelry, Antwerp Belgium. Click the link…

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Cairn Charles Rennie Mackintosh Watch M47PLC4

http://rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/watches/charles-rennie-mackintosh-watch-m47plc4/ Cairn Charles Rennie Mackintosh Watch M47PLC4.

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Bentley & Skinner (Bond Street Jewellers) Ltd.

Bentley & Co was first established in Bond Street in 1934. For over 50 years the company was under the sole direction of the present Director’s late uncle John Sheldon, a connoisseur of Russian…

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Buy Tiffany Style Table Lamp

Visit to purchase: http://www.thedecor.co.uk/real-stained-glass-tiffany-style-large-table-lamp.html This lamp is hand-crafted using the same methods originat…

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Taf Schaefer at 2300°: March Madness

Inspired by the natural beauty of Cape Cod, designer Taf Schaefer designs sculpture and jewelry. She has designed works for Steuben Glass, as well as jewelry for the Jane Goodall Institute…

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Vichy, queen of spas, takes waters under the bridge

In the 1950s and '60s Vichy prospered with summer residencies by multiple Francophone potentates, plutocrats and their hangers-on. Those famous villas of varied architectural styles – Second Empire, art nouveau, art deco, even Savoyard – which had been …

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Nu Deco Mixes Electronic Beats with Chamber Music Sensibility

When Miami Beach reinvented itself post-hurricane in the late-1920s, Art Deco was the style du jour. New and reactionary, Art Deco served as a modernist response to the natural, nouveau style that preceded it. Chamber ensemble Nu Deco embodies those …

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Slough attack suspect charged with attempted murder

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was found with neck injuries at a house in Slough. The 35-year-old was detained after a woman, 51, was assaulted at a property in St Pauls Avenue on Saturday evening, Thames Valley Police …

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US economic growth slows to 2.2% in fourth quarter

The US economy cooled more than previously estimated in the fourth quarter but remained on a moderate growth track supported by strong consumer spending, according to government data released Friday. Gross domestic product, the broad measure of the …

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My gay Riga: Kaspars Zalitis on Europe's rising gay destination

It is hard to point out just one building because the Art Nouveau in Riga is true eye-candy for everyone. If I must choose one favourite, it's the House of Blackheads, with few friendly dragons guarding the house! Image and video hosting by TinyPic …

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At Swiss palace, intrigue and press questions as Iran deal nears

Inside the Art Nouveau palace itself, journalists mingle amongst themselves, with technical experts and occasionally with political negotiators, hoping to catch foreign ministers as they scurry between rooms and diligently time-stamped meetings. The …

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SSP Group captures F&B contract at Beijing Capital International

CHINA. The Asia Pacific division of SSP Group has been awarded a six year £60 million (CNY549 million) contract at Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA). The deal covers eight food & beverage outlets at BCIA's Terminal 3 as part of the airport's …

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Stock Footage – Art Nouveau or Jugendstil 3 | VideoHive

Art Nouveau is considered a “total” art style, embracing architecture, graphic art, interior design, and most of the decorative arts including jewellery, furniture, textiles, household silver and other utensils and lighting, as well as …

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Story of recovered 'Woman in Gold' moves Germans to tears

The title refers to the art nouveau painting “Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I,” which hung for decades in the Belvedere Palace museum in Vienna before it was restituted to Maria Altmann, Bloch-Bauer's niece. Mirren adopts a nearly flawless Austrian …

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Royal Bank of Scotland 'would leave country for England if voters choose …

John Lewis Partnership chairman Sir Charlie Mayfield said it had no intention of reducing its commercial presence north of the border, where it has nine shops, a contact centre and employs more than 3,000 people. But he cautioned that firms were …

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BUY Art Nouveau Silver Plated Trinket Jewellery Box New …

Are You Looking For Art Nouveau Silver Plated Trinket Jewellery Box New ? Art Nouveau Silver Plated Trinket Jewellery Box NewReviews. you might be after correct location. The following we've finest vendor shop that sale …

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Sacha Baron Cohen to star, write, produce and direct Freddie Mercury biopic

The British actor – famous for his controversial roles as Ali G, Borat and Bruno – will also produce, write and direct the film, according to the band's manager Jim Beach. Beach announced the news on Thursday night at the Artist & Management Awards at …

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Drugs recovered in Edinburgh city operation

Charles Rennie Mackintosh The Mac effect. Never-built grand designs from Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Screenshot of Gleeden website … dreams – and sparked creativity. Graffiti necklaces Wearable graffiti Watch. The jewellery made from urban decay …

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Leaflets used in missing Kelli Ferris search in Aberdeen

Police searching for a missing Aberdeen woman have been distributing leaflets to homes on bus routes she may have taken. Kelli Ferris, 40, who has a medical condition, was last seen on Castle Street, near the sheriff court, on the evening of Wednesday …

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Now phone companies warn bills will rise for millions of Scots if country …

Written by Sir Ian Cheshire, boss of B&Q owner Kingfisher, the letter has also been signed by the chiefs of Marks & Spencer, John Lewis and Asda. John Lewis chairman Sir Charlie Mayfield this week warned that the department store would be forced to …

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Jacqui Lambie hopes to introduce new legislation which would JAIL parents for …

Jacqui Lambie has submitted a new draft law to parliament that would impose jail time and fines of up to $68,000 for adults who force children to wear a burqa in public. The Private Members bill, if introduced, would also see severe fines and prison …

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Where: Art nouveau Cafe', 77 Atlantic Road, Brixton, London SW9 8PU, UK

Where: Art nouveau Cafe', 77 Atlantic Road, Brixton, London SW9 8PU, UK. Mural painting classes are available in Brixton at The Drop@Art Nouveau Cafe'. Our course aims to reach a good level of understanding of mural painting technique. From still life …

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New Ground Theatre Festival at Cleveland Play House to feature Eric Coble …

That's how they refer to her at Kent State, where she received a master's degree in theater and helped build the Roe Green Center for the School of Theatre and Dance, a $13 million state-of-the-art performance space that opened in 2010. It's an apt …

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Guest blog from lovedazzle jeweller Sheila McDonald

We are absolutely delighted to welcome jeweller Sheila McDonald as our guest blogger this month. About Sheila … As a former student at the Glasgow School of Art, I love the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. I was sixteen …

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Drink like a Lannister: The local firm making Game of Thrones goblets

… sells replicas of the items through its website from £40. So now you can serve up feasts fit for a Tudor king on huge chargers, knock back butterbeer in a tankard made for Harry Potter, or even decorate your home with an Art Nouveau vase that was …

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'Under the Dome' cast teases possibility of escape

At a Comic-Con panel Thursday, "Under the Dome" star Mike Vogel teased the possibility of some of the characters leaving the impenetrable dome that encompasses the town of Chester's Mill, Maine, on the TV drama. "A lot of people said, 'How do you …

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Lord Faulk tours Channel Islands

The UK government minister responsible for Crown Dependencies is visiting the Channel Islands for the first time. Touring Guernsey, Alderney and Sark, Lord Edward Faulk told BBC News it was not his job to interfere in island politics. He also said he …

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EU police operation takes down malicious computer network

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — European police have taken down a computer network that used malicious software to infect more than 3 million computers worldwide and steal personal data, banking details and passwords. European Union police …

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Architects bring 'intellectual rigour and sensual intuition' to design of new …

The first looks at how the Vancouver Art Gallery has changed over the years and includes images of the original art deco building at 1145 West Georgia in 1931, its international style renovation in 1951 and VAG's move into its current home in the …

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Whet your appetite with a trip to Valencia: The home of paella makes for a …

The central market is in a glorious art nouveau building in the old quarter, with more than 500 stalls selling every Spanish food imaginable. I buy an 'arrangement' of rabbit and chicken portions from a butcher. Then I choose three different types of …

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Liberals win majority in Ontario

The Ontario Liberal Party has won a majority in the provincial legislature in a surprising result. The party gained 59 seats out of a total of 107 during Thursday's elections after polls suggested a minority win for the Liberals. Premier Kathleen Wynne …

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Man jailed for racist abuse in Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast

A 30-year-old man who racially abused staff at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast has been jailed for two months. The judge said Garry Alan Montgomery's behaviour was "disgraceful". The court heard that on 10 January, he racially abused a security …

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