Guinness World Record Syrian mural from scrap objects

Six Syrian artists have set the 2014 Guinness World Record   by building the world’s largest  mural made from recycled materials  in Damascus Guinness declared the work the world’s largest mural made of recycled materials. LOUAI BESHARA/AFP / Getty Images The brightly coloured, 720-sq metre work was constructed from aluminum cans, broken mirrors, bicycle wheels and other scrap objects and  its on a street outside a primary school in the centre of the Syrian capital. LOUAI BESHARA/AFP Read more [...]

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Jean Paul Gaultier exhibition, London 2014

Jean Paul Gaultier exhibition, London 2014 From the side walk to the Catwalk Venue: Barbican, opening Wednesday, 9th of April 2014- 25th August 2014 Design Stories reports from the backstage of the setting up, one day before the  vernissage This week Jean Paul Gaultier exhibition , more an installation than a fashion show, opens in the Barbican The designer himself is already here working  with the curator Thierry-Maxim Loriot and  his team from The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Read more [...]

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Hayv Kahraman artist and painter

  Hayv Kahraman artist and painter , comes from Irak The artwork of  Iraki painter Hayv Kahraman   Hayv Kahraman  artist and painter. was born in Irak and is currently living in US Her works reflects the controversial issues of gender, honor killings and war, all issues that plague her home country of Iraq. Hayv now currently lives and works in Phoenix, AZ, United States Hayv Kahraman  artist and painter was born in Baghdad, Iraq 1981.  She moved Read more [...]

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Illuminated Cut Paper Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti

Illuminated Cut Paper Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti   Bordo Bello NYC // Making of Rise and Skate from Harikrishnan on Vimeo. Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker (known collectively as Hari & Deepti) are an artist couple who create paper cut light boxes. Each diorama is made from layers of  watercolor cut paper placed inside a shadow box and is lit from behind with flexible LED light strips. The small visual narratives Read more [...]

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Coco Chanel’s Paris Flat, elegance and grace

 Coco Chanel’s Paris Flat at 31 Rue Cambon  Coco Chanel’s Paris Flat at 31 Rue Cambon, above the Chanel Boutique is as magical as the woman who lived there! Coco Chanel , style, elegance and grace.   Her own Paris apartment, 31 Rue Cambon —    her private quarters  it’s filled with everything one can imagine : tailored furnishings, gold gilded accessories and the smell of Chanel No. 5. (Apparently, when she was on her way home, her assistants would spray the staircase with Read more [...]

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