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Margaret Preston Paintings Collage

Margaret Preston...
by Arts On My Mind on Sep 4, 2016

Mabel Alvarez Paintings Collage

Mabel Alvarez...
by Arts On My Mind on Sep 1, 2016

Takshni

Takshni is the maximum expression of handcrafted lost wax casting. At Takshni, we create sculptures and installations using 5700 years old direct lost wax casting technique. Takshni means the chisel in Sanskrit; a tool for carving out tangible manife...
by Official Giftex Blog on Jun 17, 2016

Guest Blogger: Takshni

Takshni is the maximum expression of handcrafted lost wax casting. At Takshni, we create sculptures and installations using 5700 years old direct lost wax casting technique. Takshni means the chisel in Sanskrit; a tool for carving out tangible manife...
by Official Giftex Blog on Jun 17, 2016

Virginia Woolf Quick Facts

Virginia Woolf20th century English novelist, essayist, publisher, and criticProfileFull Name: Adeline Virginia WoolfBirth Name: Adeline Virginia StephenAKA: Virginia WoolfDate of Birth: 25 January 1882Place of Birth: Kensington, Middlesex, EnglandZod...
by Tanvir's Blog on Apr 13, 2016

Nesting Architecture: Folding Models of Eastern Bloc Buildings

This series of recycled cardboard models references both the functional styles of postwar Soviet architecture as well as the Russian tradition of handcrafted ...
by WebUrbanist on Mar 12, 2016

Black Modernism, Racism And The Making Of Popular British Culture In The Inter-War Years

In 1919, Ivy MacKusick, an art student at UCL’s Slade School of Fine Art, completed a Portrait of a Man in His Shirtsleeves. We know nothing about the man of The post Black Modernism, Racism And The Making Of Popular British Culture In The Inter-W...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Mar 9, 2016

The Christopher Kennedy Compound

There is no formula for resurrecting a design trend. In 1984, Cara Greenberg published the book “Mid Century Modern: Furniture of the 1950s,” which now represents the symbolic return of an aesthetic that had practically died out more than a decad...

Barcelona, Antoni Gaudi's City

This is a Catalan name. The first family name is Gaudí and the second is Cornet.Born 25 June 1852Reus, Catalonia, SpainDied 10 June 1926 (aged 73)Buildings Sagrada Família, Casa Milà,Casa BatllóProjects Park Güell, Church of...
by Barcelona Surroundings on Dec 29, 2015

Barcelona, Antoni Gaudi's City

This is a Catalan name. The first family name is Gaudí and the second is Cornet.Born 25 June 1852Reus, Catalonia, SpainDied 10 June 1926 (aged 73)Buildings Sagrada Família, Casa Milà,Casa BatllóProjects Park Güell, Church of...
by Barcelona Surroundings on Nov 11, 2015

Where To Start With Modernist Poetry

The first lines being written just before the start of World War I, Modernist poetry was a reaction to Romantic and Victorian aesthetics, specifically a drive away from what were viewed as clichés (once new ideas in themselves; alas, the … Con...
by Book Riot on Aug 20, 2015

Rev. Paul Scalia - The Errors of Modernism

Father Paul Scalia is the Delegate for Priests in the Diocese of Arlington, a position he now holds full-time as pastor at Saint John the Beloved Catholic Church in McLean, VA. He received a Master of Arts degree from the Pontifical University of...
by SUNLIT UPLANDS on Jul 19, 2015

Stream of Consciousness to explore the characters in Mrs. Dalloway

Stream of Consciousness to explore the characters in Mrs. Dalloway MODERNISM Cerebral game playing and philosophical speculation along with deep introspection and religious skepticism exemplify the preoccupation of modernism- A […] The post Str...
by THE GIZTIMES on Jun 10, 2015

Barcelona, Antoni Gaudi's City

This is a Catalan name. The first family name is Gaudí and the second is Cornet.Born 25 June 1852Reus, Catalonia, SpainDied 10 June 1926 (aged 73)Buildings Sagrada Família, Casa Milà,Casa BatllóProjects Park Güell, Church of...
by Barcelona Surroundings on May 1, 2015

Information Glut as a Catalyst of the Fragmentation of Self: Implications of Advertising

The first paper to get a grade for this semester! There are four from this semester still floating around in a professor's computer waiting to be slapped with a grade.Finally, the boost of confidence needed - just in time to tackle an 18 page behemot...
by Just Call Me Frank on Apr 24, 2015

Barcelona, Antoni Gaudi's City

This is a Catalan name. The first family name is Gaudí and the second is Cornet.Born 25 June 1852Reus, Catalonia, SpainDied 10 June 1926 (aged 73)Buildings Sagrada Família, Casa Milà,Casa BatllóProjects Park Güell, Church of...
by Barcelona Surroundings on Feb 13, 2015

Barcelona, Antoni Gaudi's City

This is a Catalan name. The first family name is Gaudí and the second is Cornet.Born 25 June 1852Reus, Catalonia, SpainDied 10 June 1926 (aged 73)Buildings Sagrada Família, Casa Milà,Casa BatllóProjects Park Güell, Church of...
by Barcelona Surroundings on Jan 6, 2015

Barcelona, Antoni Gaudi's City

This is a Catalan name. The first family name is Gaudí and the second is Cornet.Born 25 June 1852Reus, Catalonia, SpainDied 10 June 1926 (aged 73)Buildings Sagrada Família, Casa Milà,Casa BatllóProjects Park Güell, Church of...
by Barcelona Surroundings on Dec 29, 2014

Constructivist and Zaha Hadid

In recent year, it seems like the Post-Modernist change the architecture competition to the battlefield of unbelievable form and structure. Since we cross the line of modernism and enter the post-modernism and study on Venturi ‘s complexity and con...
by Archi+ on Dec 2, 2014

Barcelona, Antoni Gaudi's City

This is a Catalan name. The first family name is Gaudí and the second is Cornet.Born 25 June 1852Reus, Catalonia, SpainDied 10 June 1926 (aged 73)Buildings Sagrada Família, Casa Milà,Casa BatllóProjects Park Güell, Church of...
by Barcelona Surroundings on Nov 11, 2014


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