Art Nouveau

"A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a Cathedral." ~ Antone
2. nor beautifu ... 7. ... and Vienna's Naschmarkt alone is worth the trip Incidentally, the Linke and the Rechte Wienzeile
SAINT JAMES/BRIDGES OF PARIS.COM SAINT JAMES/BRIDGES OF PARIS.COM The bridge is named after Tsar Alexander III, who finalized
To a contemporary eye, Dorian Vallejo's paintings can be difficult to place -- are they illustrations or art? Are they naive or self-conscious? Are the women in them acceptable or not? May we enjoy them, or ought we to scoff?
It's impossible to nail down my favorite parts of Prague in one post, so I thought I'd focus on my favorite examples of architecture and design in the city: Cubist, Art Nouveau and Art Deco.
(h/t to io9). The four Art Nouveau-inspired posters bring the women of the Seven Kingdoms to the front and center, giving
Like Gaudí in Barcelona, Nieto captured the spirit of a city and immortalised it in brick and mortar. Europe or Africa? I would call Melilla "Moderniste."
Tbilisi may be one of the great art nouveau cities of Europe, but it's one that hasn't received the recognition it deserves - and perhaps by the time it does, it'll be too late.
Legend dictates that karst caves are where dragons are born. The best of these, the Postojna Cave, is only a short train ride away from Ljubjlana.
Today is the birthday of iconic father and son architecture duo Eliel and Eero Saarinen. Representing two generations of