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A right royal visit...

A few days after the Jewel in the Claw, I was lucky enough to have a visit from the queen. Not, I hasten to add, the one who currently wears the crown, but from my friend who had played Elizabeth I at the workshop, along with the gentlemen who had embodied the characters of ‘Sir Walter Raleigh’ and ‘ Dr Dee’. 954 more words

Photography

STARTING AN ART COLLECTION

During my time working with Port Jackson Press Australia (PJPA) and meeting and chatting with many lovely print and art enthusiasts, I began to realise that many were keen on starting their own art collections but did not know where to begin.  1,152 more words

Art

Frost House - Art

We frequently get asked about the art in the house, so we thought we would share some details for our art loving friends on the key pieces that we have hanging on the walls. 962 more words

Mid Century Modern

Hobby Lobby Inc.

Despite warnings from an “expert on cultural property law” that the objects were likely stolen from Iraqi archeological sites, Hobby Lobby purchased thousands of the antiquities anyway, violating federal law.  170 more words

Historical Gems

Tumurun Private Museum opens with modern art, classic cars...

The city of Surakarta in Central Java has welcomed the new Tumurun Private Museum. Owned by the Lukminto family, which is also the proprietor of textile and garment manufacturing company Sritex, the museum houses modern and contemporary art, as well as antique cars. 314 more words

Mexicable Ecatepec

“Mexicable Ecatepec”, a Public Cable Car Transportation System is the first of its kind in Mexico and Latin America, it is a project designed for the specific conditions of La Cañada. 106 more words

Architectural Oddities