Kyoto National Museum The beauty of lacquerware Makie, which involves the use of expensive lacquer and gold and silver powder, is a very luxurious means of decoration Just a handful of such ancient and medieval lacquerware, which adorned the lives of the nobility or were used for Buddhist or Shinto worship,
Mar , The National Museum of Qatar building will provide , square feet of permanent gallery space, , square feet of temporary gallery space, a seat The disks are made of steel truss structures assembled in a hub and spoke arrangement and are clad in glass fiber reinforced concrete panels.
Jan , Conner s show was preceded by an even bigger event the reopening in May of the museum itself, vastly expanded to accommodate a gift of objects from the Fisher collection, of This she does, creating hybrid shapes which she archives in a library of recursive forms that, when hand painted and
Mar , Decorating Stories and Guides Whether it s a visit to a gallery in SoHo or to an exhibition at your hometown museum, there s something about how the gallery spaces are arranged that To get an effect like this, tape off a large rectangle or square on the wall, and bump the edges of every piece up to it.
Oct , But one that nevertheless appears to be achievable certainly as long as the route is paved with milestones like the new Museum Folkwang building A translucent, alabaster like facade made up of rectangular panels of recycled glass changes in tone to reflect the intensity of the incident sunlight.
An exquisite white woollen shawl, most probably from Kashmir having turanj shape panels, floral designs all over in yellow and red, with cream colour plain space at each end Square woollen shawl th century This is an interesting and elegant red, black, green and grey square woollen shawl from the eighteenth century
Nov , Steve Green Actually, we had some other people bring us the idea of the museum dedicated to the Bible They asked us to look at some buildings for them, and later we were able to buy a Bible artifact in Our intentions at that time, however, were to donate artifacts to a museum that someone else
Oct , An Eames Celebration spans across four areas of the Frank Gehry designed Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany the museum s main building, to a hot press machine that the designers used to mould plywood, so named because of its magical ability to create seat shells from flat panels.
May , It ll be the first LEED Gold certified museum on the Mall, with an exterior embellished by , panels that mimic the ornamental iron styles of Charleston, South Carolina and Savannah, Georgia Inside, museum goers will meander through about , square feet of exhibition space There, they ll find
Using combinations of timber, plaster, bamboo, glass and concrete, they shoot up straight in large vertical panels, slither into long horizontal levels, and criss cross with the forest and palm trees in a Planting hordes of pussywillow afront decorated grey brick, a wooden corridor lit by hanging pendants d s the eye in.
Dec , The first is the Piazza del Campo, a sloping shell shaped square beneath the grand Palazzo Pubblico and the tall, slender Torre del Mangia, which offers amazing views The interior is breathtaking, with its blue vaulted roof with gold stars, and the remarkable floor panels decorated with Biblical scenes.
The wine vessel is fashioned in the shape of an ox The ox stands with its head turned to one side It appears to carry one square and two round containers
Title, Masterpieces from the Museum of Classical Chinese Furniture Authors, Shixiang Wang, Museum of Classical Chinese Furniture, Curtis Evarts, Chinese Art Foundation Edition, illustrated Publisher, Chinese Art Foundation, Original from, the University of Michigan Digitized, Dec , ISBN,
National Museum of the Romanian Peasant Discover the Woman s costume made of silk, blouse pleated at the neck, decorated with embroidery and crimps, and has skirts, a v?lnic and a zvelc Remarkable for its Woman s blouse from Hunedoara (Pdureni, Haeg) had a panel and pleated sleeves It was worn
Cong, essentially tubes with a square cross section and a circular hole, are among the most impressive yet most enigmatic of all ancient Chinese jade artef
Apr , Of course, museum founder Peter Mullin will tell you that his new museum isn t just about cars The , square foot facility, located in Oxnard, CA, was built as a homage to the art deco period, and plenty of historic artwork and furniture can be found throughout the building The cars, however, are the
Apr , Since , the Forbidden City has been under the charge of the Palace Museum, whose extensive collection of artwork and artifacts was built upon the imperial collections of the Ming and Qing dynasties Between these two palaces is the Hall of Union, which is square in shape with a pyramidal roof.
This celadon stool is lavishly decorated with a motif consisting of a pair of phoenixes with a lotus flower inlaid on the upper surface and a waterside scene containing a peacock, This square bottle attached with an animal shaped handle was made at a kiln run by the royal court of Joseon during the late Joseon period.
Jul , The square embossed shape made by special viscous black lacquer was thought to resemble the tamarind seed, and so it became known as tamarind seed script (magyi si sar) You can see the lines have now appeared This leaf is from the start or end of the work, with text flanked by decorated panels.
It was common to execute raised work embroidery, as in this piece, by placing a piece of cardboard cut in the shape of each ornamental element of a motif and covering it with zari thread embroidery to lend it volume Temple Hanging The Digambara Jain panel depicts two important Jain concepts, namely (at the bottom) a
Mar , A tale of two buildings, and an Art Deco heritage that almost didn t happen in Cincinnati If you were to glance at an original sketch of Cincinnati s Union Terminal, a masterpiece of Art Deco architecture and one of the last great train stations built in America, you d be confused That s because the
An oblong, irregular octagon in shape, the Red Fort has a perimeter of km and is pierced by two main gates, the Lahore Gate and the Delhi Gate (not to be These decorative panels, much damaged and partly removed and carried off to England after , were restored in the early s by an Italian artisan named
Composed of panels and ribs, folding fans can be opened or closed by the latter rotating around the rivet at the head They ve revealed to the viewers the rich culture they are carrying with their diversified materials, shapes and decorations Modern Folding Fan with Unadorned Panel Carpeted with Hair like Plant Fibers.
Jun , Ranging from slippers to large bed curtains, nyonya needlework functioned as gifts, dress accessories, and most prominently, decorative textiles for major celebrations Modeled on the Chinese embroidered square (buzi), this two part panel was attached to the front of a man s wedding surcoat.
Incomparable Treasures from The Jewellery Collection of the National Museum, New Delhi These square amulets of gold are decorated with a swastika outlined in repoussé beading Fourteen rows of pearls interspersed with ruby beads from the bottom are attached to a crescent shaped panel set with diamonds.