Art of the 20th Century: Works, Movements and Practitioners #artofthecentury #modernart #bestdesignbooks #bauhaus

Art of the 20th Century: Works, Movements and Practitioners – Who could possibly have forecast on New Year’s Eve 1899 that, one hundred years later, painting and sculpture would be only options, not prerequisites? The term “art” has been defined and redefined so many times over the last 100 years that it has gained entirely new social, political, and technological meanings.

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Ranging across the full spectrum of disciplines available, including photography and new media, and thematically chaptered to highlight relationships between works and movements, this readable and encyclopedic survey does just what it says on the cover. Whether you want Surrealism or Land Art, Fluxus or Bauhaus, this is your be-all, end-all guide to art of the 20th century.

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ART TALK: Ricardo Bofill. #architecture #bofill #ricardobofill #lesespacesdabraxas #Spain #Paris

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Our love for architect, Ricardo Bofill goes way way back.  He combines such a wisteria and yet a form of structure that is pleasing to our eye. Our love for Spain and our love for art made us think of his creative structures today.

The old abandoned cement factory now turned into an enchanting gallery is remarkable. Just outside of Barcelona, Ricardo converted the abandoned Sansón Cement Factory, which dates back to 1921 into his incredible home and headquarters for his architect studio.

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There is just something about Ricardo, I cannot take my eyes off his creations and I am in love with Les Espaces d’Abraxas, Paris.

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COCKTAILS in the Summer | What we are drinking. #Campari #Bourbon #SodaWater #Campariandsoda #cocktails #mixology

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No summer is complete without the proper cocktail.  Our three main cocktails we will be enjoying.

  1. CAMPARI & SODA – a refreshing blend of 1 part Campari and 3 parts soda water garnished with orange slice.
  2. Blackberry Smash – an infusion of crushed blackberries, soda water, bourbon and simple syrup.  Ah simply refreshing! Garnish with lemon.
  3. Negroni SBagliato – Be sure you are working with Campari. Its Campari, Red Vermouth and Sparking Wine. What! Outrageous. Capt1CaptPlease Drink Responsibly.  Only for those 21 years of age or older.

CLUTTER | What does it say about you? #clutterbusters #clutter #organized #emotionalclutter

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Clutter.  What does it say about you?  We stumbled on this fabulous book. We thought it was a pretty honest read and informative.  The eight chapter take you on a practical and emotional journey to help you achieve your best clear pathway. Insightful information also on clearing up that emotional clutter which has a way of seeping into our physical clutter. Most common clutter hot spots identified below.  Enjoy!

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Common Clutter Spots identified:

  1. Counters/Tabletops
  2. Closets
  3. Car
  4. Desk/Office
  5. Garage
  6. Attic
  7. Body
  8. Relationships

TGD