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Morse Museum expands collection with new gift

"It straddles the line between the arts and crafts movement and art nouveau. It really gives a broader picture of what was going on" in the art world, she said. "The pieces we already had told part of the story — but now we have other aspects of it …

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'The Sleeping Beauty' delivers spectacle and pageantry in Costa Mesa

Like all good fairytales, the visual stylings of this production mix all manner of beauty: Beaux Arts architecture, Hudson River school landscapes, and great pops of art nouveau geometry, like a suspension of swollen lilac buds to signify the descent …

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Reopened Hesse State Museum reopens with more art and history

The giant mastodon skeleton still stands in the entrance to the second-floor geological and life history exhibit; the ground floor still has its large collection of zoology specimens and wildlife dioramas; and the museum's wonderful Art Nouveau …

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Hong Kong home has minimal decor for maximum impact

It's not often that the design of an entire home revolves around chairs. In this Hong Kong home, however, the owners' mismatched wooden dining chairs became the focal point for the whole apartment, as did their Hans Wegner armchairs, which are a …

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Hot Property: 169 East 71st Street, Manhattan, New York

The Upper East Side brownstone that featured in the Truman Capote movie adaptation Breakfast at Tiffany's, has gone on sale for US$8 million (Dh29.4m). The property was originally put on the market in 2012, when it was listed for $5.85 million. While …

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Tattoo or not tattoo? That is the question

"Since then I've collected many different artists, including a Pre-Raphaelite leg piece inspired by three Rossetti paintings, created by Tracy D, a Fabergé egg castle by Tiny Miss Becca, a butterfly-lady back piece by Matthew Gordon and a smaller piece …

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'Golchay and Babbana and Louis Valentino?' Comical video sees six-year-old …

Runway retail site Moda Operandi has released an amusing video compilation entitled The Fashioneasters, which sees a gaggle of young girls quizzed over one of fashion's most serious events of the year. And according to the straight-talking team of …

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Antonio Berardi Pre-Fall 2015

Louis Vuitton … Philipp Plein Pre-Fall 2015. Sexy is a comfort zone for Plein, who, for pre-fall, showed plenty in that vein. Previous Story ….. The Warnaco Group Inc. The Wet Seal Inc. Tiffany & Co. Timex Group USA Inc. Timo Weiland · Tod's SpA …

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Engaged mother of three shot dead at a wake in Detroit bar after spurning man …

An engaged mother-of-three was shot dead by a man outside a bar after refusing to give him her phone number, her devastated family has told. Mary Spears, 27, was killed by a gunshot wound to the head outside the American Legion Joe Louis Post No 375 …

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Cifonelli Men's RTW Fall 2015

… before climaxing with a finale of fuchsia, cobalt, moss and lilac velvet tuxedo jackets. The outerwear was strong, including a leather sarfari jacket with a tab collar, and a shawl-collard wrap coat, and showed the young label moving out of its …

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Louis Comfort Tiffany Tiffanys jewelry The Tiffany Story …

Info: You are viewing Louis Comfort Tiffany Tiffanys jewelry The Tiffany Story Tiffany & Co, Is one of the post that listed in the Jewelry Style & Ideas category. Don't forget to browse another image in the related category or you …

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Rene Jules Lalique 1860-1945 | maddierose3

Between the ages of 12 and 20 Rene Lalique had already successfully studied and trained at three prestigious art schools. … During this time he was designing pieces of jewellery for Cartier and Boucheron among others.

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Making art on island 40 years

The Island Art Association gallery, 18 N. Second Street, features the work of 50 local artists in media such as photography, painting, pottery, jewelry and art glass. slideshow … A themed and juried art show is held bi-monthly in the Nouveau Art Hall.

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Takis at Palais de Tokyo

The largest monographic exhibition dedicated to this major figure in Post-War art since the exhibition at the Musée de Jeu de Paume in 1993, the show celebrates the artist's 90th anniversary, and has been organised with the help of guest curator Alfred …

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What to Do in Rome

After indulging in a cone, walk off some of the calories on a stroll north to Quartiere Coppedè, a curious quarter marked by beautiful Art Nouveau palazzi whose whimsical towers and ornate facades look plucked from a fairy tale. 9. Monteverde Meal | 8 …

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Blackpool bar raises a glass to its art nouveau vintage treasures

The 15 known names of the panels – part of a set of 28 – were those of semi-precious stones, birds or butterflies and were created by Doulton's (now Royal Doulton) on commission with design by their leading artist W. J. Neatby. Surrounding the panels …

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UK-Russia year of culture has hit the buffers

Britain has sent a James Bond exhibition — complete with costumes, sets and 007's Aston Martins — and a retrospective of Scottish architect and designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Russia has returned the favour with a Kazimir Malevich collection at …

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Le Bon Marche Unveils Private-Label Bridal Jewelry

Looking to put a ring on it? You've likely been dazzled by the diamonds at Tiffany's and a couple of those other notable brands that advertise as the best for bridal. But according to a news release by WWD, engagement shopping at Le Bon Marché in Paris …

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Diesel Black Gold Men's RTW Fall 2015

Elsewhere, the designer applied zippers galore to skinny cargo pants, or positioned them at the lower back of jeans — whether for decoration or comfort didn't matter: It added a welcomed twist. Melbostad, who has been heading the company's men's wear …

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Lubov Azria Discusses the Hervé Léger Fall 2015 Collection

Lastly, the collection reflects the Glory façade, which is all about the Art Nouveau, so you will see these three facades transition throughout the collection. What were your favorite materials and hues used in your fall/winter 2015 collection? I liked …

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Sotheby's Relaunching 20th Century Design Sales in London

The first auction will to take place on November 4, 2015 with subsequent sales to include “design masterworks from the Arts and Crafts movement through Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and Modernism with a particular emphasis on international Post-War and …

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In pictures: Haunting images of Glasgow slums reveal ghosts of poverty in new …

NICK Hedges' collection of black and white photos taken in tenement areas like the Gorbals and Maryhill highlight the decrepit living conditions in 1970. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. Nick Hedges. Mr and Mrs M sit with their children in a room running with …

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Saks Fifth Avenue staff 'ran identity theft ring that netted $400k worth of goods'

Staff at Saks Fifth Avenue's flagship store in Manhattan ran an identity theft scam using stolen shoppers' information that netted more than $400,000 worth of designer shoes, handbags and accessories, authorities said. The sophisticated scheme funneled …

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Former FBI director Louis Freeh 'likely fell asleep at wheel in Vermont car crash'

Former FBI Director Louis Freeh likely fell asleep at the wheel and drifted across the road before the car crash last week that severely injured him in Vermont, state police have said. Freeh was interviewed and does not remember why he crashed in …

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Accused terrorist Agim Kruezi stocked up on weapons and was plotting home …

The case against Kruezi was mentioned in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on Friday, along with charges against two other terror suspects, Omar Succarieh, 31, and Louis Maestracci, 32, who were also arrested earlier this year. All three matters were …

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Cifonelli Men's RTW Fall 2015

… before climaxing with a finale of fuchsia, cobalt, moss and lilac velvet tuxedo jackets. The outerwear was strong, including a leather sarfari jacket with a tab collar, and a shawl-collard wrap coat, and showed the young label moving out of its …

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Food and fundraising: What's cooking at Willard Chapel's 17th annual Amateur …

5 at Sacred Heart Church in Owasco. The committee supports Willard Chapel, a national historic landmark and a local example of the art and design of Louis Comfort Tiffany. The chapel is located at 17 Nelson St. and monies raised from Amateur Chefs …

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Keep 'em busy during winter break

4) are: René Lalique: Enchanted by Glass and Designing for a New Century: Works on Paper by Lalique and his Contemporaries. Where: The Corning Museum of Glass, One Museum Way, Corning. Cost: Included in regular admission ($16 for adults; free for …

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Newcastle visitor attractions open their doors to diners

“An event could begin with a drinks reception in the shadow of the historic SS Turbinia, for example and continue with dinner in Discovery's magnificent, vaulted, art nouveau, Great Hall. “Alternatively, guests could drink and dine alongside a life …

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Award Winning Jeweler Anthony Camargo Returns with an All-New Brand and …

Sometimes to shine at its most brilliant, a jewel just needs to be reset. Such may be the case with Anthony Camargo, once a partner in the renowned fine jewelry line Anthony Nak — who won both the FGI Rising Star Award and the CFDA Emerging Talent …

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Judy Murray's sons urge her to keep dancing on Strictly after volley of abuse …

She has been served with a volley of criticism since taking to the floor on Strictly Come Dancing. But although she may not have the judges onside, Judy Murray can rely on two supporters in the form of her famous sons. Tennis aces Andy and Jamie Murray …

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So much for the end of the property boom! Prices continue to soar around the …

The median price of a free-standing house in Sydney will now set you back more than $1 million as property prices continue to soar across the country. Housing prices in Sydney rose 2.7 percent in the three months leading to September, while Melbourne, …

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Fabergé eggs: the great jewlery at the Tsar court – Artrust

Between 1885 and 1917, Karl Fabergé realized more than fifty masterpieces of jewelry best known as Fabergé Eggs: unique jewels created for the Russian Romanov dynasty as symbol of the last turbulent years of the Empire …

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Marine museum's hidden treasures

IT DEPICTS JUST A SCENE, IT GOES BY REALISM AND AT THIS POINT WAS WHEN IT STARTED SWITCHING TO ART NOUVEAU. ” THE MUSEUM ALSO HAS HENDERSON'S BRUSHES, EASELS AND DIARIES. “ALL OF THEM ARE RELATING TO A …

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Moynat Jewelry Trunk Designed For Chaumet Diamond Necklace

Located at 12, Place Vendôme, the high-end jeweler has specially placed the order for the trunk to hold and display an exclusive high jewelry diamond necklace. Inspired by a creation from the Chaumet archives of 1919, this piece of high jewelry has …

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