Collecting ‘snippets’ of info about our social and cultural development, I came across this in an old file today, having saved it to laugh aloud again – Enjoy!
What do you know about design history and the decorative arts and the evolution of taste from antiquity to the present day
In the movie Money Monster Kyle (Jack O’Connelll) makes Lee Gates (George Clooney) responsible for the dilemma he finds himself as Patty (Julia Roberts) watches
A kind heart, a good soul, essential ingredients in a menu of goals we need to establish and reach for if we seek to find a balance between romance and reality
Why here we are again, it’s hard to believe this is the last Fashion Elixir for 2014. Usually I will wax lyrical about all the fabulous trinkets I covet and what may be waiting under my Christmas tree. After the events that unfolded in Sydney, Australia on Monday the 15th…
Vale Gough Whitlam AC QC, you forged a bond with the Australian people becoming at 98 Australia’s White Elder, a friend without peer and, the people’s choice
Among the cargoes brought into Marseilles in Provence during the mid seventeenth century were desirable cotton prints from India, which captured the imagination
The work of French Photographer Eugéne Atget (1857-1927) has been described as ‘Realism unadorned’ as he meticulously documented the Old Paris he loved so well
Described as the ‘matrix of the symbolic’ the Mirror has accompanied the human quest to know and understand our own identity… who is the fairest of them all?
Pursuing a passion for art and architecture in England in the 18th Century spawned new trades and expanded enjoyment for those living a leisure filled lifestyle
The Christian understanding of perfect love, making no demands and seeking nothing for itself is revealed in many of the people in Jane Austen’s life and novels
Art has proven to be much more than it seems and Art as Therapy a new program at the NGV will help everyone to explore their own perceptions of life through art
Carolyn, Jo, Janet &Helen have contributed to The Circle’s gorgeous Christmas Gift Hit List, 2013 full of culinary delights and rich performance art experiences
Soul of Simplicity-Seven centuries of Korean ceramics is a show at the Art Gallery of NSW revealing a clarity of form, understated decoration and subtle glazes