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The amazing story of most beautiful eggs in the world

The story of the luxury brand Fabergé is a fascinating one. Peter Carl Fabergé’s magnificent Eggs capture the era of Catherine the Great, the Romanov, its dynasty and their unparalleled excesses. Considered one of the most renown goldsmith in the world, he created more than 50 Imperial Eggs between 1885 and 1917. Two more were planned for Easter 1918 but were not delivered, due to the Russian Revolution…

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The art of repetition: Gjon Mili

At a time when long exposure did not exist on the settings of the camera, photographers like Gjon Mili decided to get a little creative. This New York based Albanian photographer was born in 1904 had a great talent for using the lights to illustrate action sequences and movements. His work includes, a stretching Frida Kahlo, a Broadway dancer Marlon Brandon or a strolling Hitchcock.

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Artists: Andrea Zarraluqui

You might have caught glimpses of artist Andrea Zarraluqui’s porcelain creations on instagram. If you’re like us, you won’t be able to choose a one and only favourite. Because, you know, variety is the spice of life! Here’s some bit and pieces of this talented painter’s life and work. Andrea was born into a wine producing family and was able to study in in London and New York, cities in which she lectured and perfected her unique style. She started painting on canvas and then moved to the porcelain realm. To develop each piece she mixes paint and plates...

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