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Hedi Slimane carries out interior revamp of global Celine stores

Hedi Slimane carries out interior revamp of global Celine stores

Hedi Slimane has developed a new visual identity for the stores of fashion label Celine, redesigning its New York, Paris, Tokyo and LA locations with steel, marble, and mirrored interiors. Celine retail spaces will now boast “expansive sculptural interiors” designed by the brand’s creative director Hedi Slimane, marking a departure ...

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Feature: Is small art piece the only existing sculpture from Leonardo Da Vinci? – Xinhua | English.news.cn

Feature: Is small art piece the only existing sculpture from Leonardo Da Vinci? - Xinhua | English.news.cn

ROME, March 15 (Xinhua) — Debate between art scholars over the provenance of a small, terracotta sculpture called “The Virgin with the Laughing Child” appears throughout its nearly 550-year history. Recently according to the curators of a special exhibit at the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence, the red-brown, 50-centimeter-tall sculpture is ...

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London’s Public Art: Weaving Identities

London’s Public Art: Weaving Identities

A tall metal sculpture stands in a public park, holding up a couple of CCTVs that keep an eye on the area. It’s by the artist, Peter Dunn and was completed in autumn 2003 at a cost a total of £70,000. The artwork is Weaving Identities and was installed following ...

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Carvings are clear cut above the rest

By FRANK WHALLEYMore by this Author If the Circle art auction with its stunning sculpture by Samwel Wanjau of a woman reading whetted your appetite for more art in the round, where better to go than the Red Hill Art Gallery. There can be found no fewer than 17 sculptures; ...

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Robert Freeman dies at 79

Robert Freeman dies at 79

By news desk | on February 14, 2019 Robert Freeman, who for decades kept a funky art gallery off Valley Center Road on the Rincon Reservation, was one of the most celebrated and influential Native American artists, died this week. He was 79. The Roadrunner learned of his death this ...

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Top Metropolitan Museum of Art in US

Top Metropolitan Museum of Art in US

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, colloquially known as “the Met”, is the largest art museum in the United States. It is home for almost two million art pieces divided among seventeen curatorial departments. Its permanent collection consists of works of art from classical periods, ancient Egypt, ...

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The Myth of Whiteness in Classical Sculpture

The Myth of Whiteness in Classical Sculpture

One day in July, Abbe was in Bloomington, Indiana, peering at two Roman busts: one of the militaristic Emperor Septimius Severus and one of his learned wife, Julia Domna. The busts belong to Indiana University’s Eskenazi Museum, which is closed for renovation, and Abbe was examining them in a storage ...

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