Arts & Culture
Shen Yun Performing Arts Sep 24, 2019 88
It is one thing to play the right notes. It is another to truly embody the elegant power and positivity of classical beauty—free from modern cynicism.
Shen Yun Performing Arts Sep 14, 2019 9
What began 3,000 years ago as a celebration for a full harvest has become the second largest holiday in China. Also known as the Moon Festival, it's a time for cherishing friendship, love, and family reunion. Here are some ways to spend this holiday.
Brandscovery Aug 17, 2019 42
First, East met West and chinoiserie was born. Then, a certain cabinet found its way to the philanthropist and designer, Ann Getty. The rest is history. What does one gift a woman who has...
Brandscovery Aug 17, 2019 37
As I drive to the Südbahnhotel, an hour south of Vienna, Austria, a large rainbow arches over the view that Emperor Franz Joseph I was known to adore. The rainbow bends over the Semmering...
Vintage Lifestyle Jul 03, 2019 53
Gorgeous project you can DIY in an hour with step-by-step guide and detailed hand stitches illustrations from 1915 (!) kid's sewing book.
Brandscovery Jun 18, 2019 97
A few years back, I wrote about one of the royal British portrait painters who often referred to one of his greatest inspirations, 17th-century Dutch maestro Rembrandt van Rijn.
Shen Yun Performing Arts Dec 06, 2018 300
The story of how Charlene Gibb came to see Shen Yun Performing Arts is both surreal and magical, in every sense of the word.
Brandscovery Nov 01, 2018 62
Scarpelli Mosaici make traditional hardstone mosaics using commesso fiorento a technique used in renaissance Florence, Italy.
Brandscovery Nov 01, 2018 81
Lady Fan was a consort of King Zhuang of Chu. This virtuous lady displayed her wits and wisdom some 2,600 years ago. It was because of her that King Zhuang became one of the Five Hegemons during the Spring and Autumn period of Chinese history (770–476 B.C.). After he ascended the throne, King Zhuang was …