Artistic

The Elegant Home

 Balthasar van der Ast (1593 – 1657) Still life of flowers 19th Wide Brass Four Poster Bed With Bird Castings, Ornamental Motifs and Crown Tasteful Atlanta Living Room This Atlanta townhouse features an antique French settee wrapped in a Great Plains fabric. The antique Swedish armchair is in a Dedar fabric, the bench is designed […]

Don’t Stair

  ELLE MAGAZINE   Staring can often be considered impolite.    But in this case being the gorgeous Nadine Ammeraal, it would be very difficult not to stare, especially when the stares are shot around stairs and we wanted the two to live in harmony a play on words and color.      Nadine is […]

Ballet Beautiful

Camille Bon Le lac des cygnes backstage photo: AROP – Les amis de l’Opera Harpers Bazaar UK Pina Bausch, Orpheus and Eurydice Alice Renavand ph. Maarten Vanden Abeele Camille Bon Le lac des cygnes backstage photo: AROP – Les amis de l’Opera Sasha Waltz, Romeo and Juliet Hugo Marchand ph. Ann Ray Harpers Bazaar UK […]

HOME AND ART: IT’S BLACK AND WHITE

To add glamour — or gravitas — to any room, a dash of black is all you need.  FRANZ KLINE, Light Mechanic, USA, 1960. Oil on canvas.  Photo by Leslee Mitchell 1980s Hollywood Regency Black Velvet Settee Loveseat chairish.com Historic Nashville, TN estate renovated by Gil Schafer.  The thickness and scale of the columns surrounding […]

art. matters.

“Admire as much as you can. Most people don’t admire enough.”     — Vincent van Gogh in a letter to his brother Theo, January 1874    CERITH WYN EVANS   Light Sculpture Instllation Phantasma No. 1, 2018   Stev’nn Hall (Canadian, b. 1966, Ontario, Canada based Toronto, Canada)  something to think about CERITH WYN EVANS […]

It’s sooooo SWEETSY!

SHARING TODAY SOME FABULOUS JEWELRY FINDS FROM ETSY, ENJOY. Oval brass hoop earrings Etsy Shop: BLUE sky BLACK bird Art Deco Engagement Ring   Etsy Shop: Artemer Handwriting Bracelet Etsy Shop: Caitlyn Minimalist Multicolored Nature Ring Flower Specimen Resin Rings by Etsy Shop:  Mallet and Mandrel Large hammered gold hoop earrings   Etsy Shop: BLUE sky BLACK bird Handwriting Bar […]

CHANDELIER ROMANCE

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Ballet Beautiful

“There is an eternal landscape, a geography of the soul; we search for its outlines all our lives.”     —  Josephine Hart Claire Calvert in rehearsal for Acosta’s Don Quixote ph. Andrej Uspenski Oksana Skoryk, the Mariinsky ballet, in Giselle. Akane Takada in Makarova’s La Bayadere ph. Bill Cooper Oksana Skoryk, the Mariinsky ballet, […]