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AVENUE Shows Preview: Steen Ipsen Sculptures

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Steen Ipsen, "Tied up 9", 2012, ceramic, 18 x 12 x 12 in. Says Joern Lohmann, owner of J Lohmann Gallery, “I was mesmerized by Steen’s Ipsen ceramic sculptures the first time I saw them in his studio in Denmark.  They are so cutting edge and the color combinations of the glazes and PVC strings are very eye catching.” Visit the September 21-24 AVENUE Antiques, Art & Design [&hellip
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AVENUE Shows Preview: What a 12.27 Carat Majestic Pink Diamond Ring Looks Like

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12.27 carat Majestic Pink Diamond Ring (Natural Fancy Pink Type IIa Diamond) Check out the ice: a spectacular, nearly flawless 12.27 carat natural fancy pink diamond set into a signed Cartier platinum and rose gold mounting courtesy of M.S. Rau Antiques of New Orleans, LA. Prized by diamond connoisseurs, only a handful of natural pink diamonds are known to exist in the world today. This immaculate gem [&hellip
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AVENUE at the Armory: AVENUE Antiques, Art & Design kicks off the fall fair season

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01_NYPSliderMon AVENUE Antiques, Art & Design at the Armory Show kicks off the fall fair season in high style, with over 60 exhibitors specializing in high quality art, antiques and jewelry. Known as the fun, shopable show, Antiques, Art & Design offers a wide array of high quality items spanning many eras and interests including: Furniture [&hellip
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The Two Mrs. Woodwards: The Scandalous Story of a High-Society Shooting

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Ann and William Woodward Jr. on Dance Floor By Haley Friedlich, for AVENUE Insider It’s not often that a father passes his mistress down to his son, but William Woodward Sr. did just that—hoisting Kansas-born radio actress Ann Crowell into New York’s high society and catalyzing a series of scandals for the Woodwards. When William “Billy” Woodward Jr., heir to a bank fortune [&hellip
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Who is Waris Ahluwalia?

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460049-285x382 Perhaps that elegantly dressed man with the tightly turban looks familiar to you. He had a non-speaking part in Tilda Swinton’s masterpiece I Am Love, as well as bit parts in Wes Anderson’s The Life Aquatic and The Darjeeling Limited. The Punjab, India-native moved to Brooklyn at five-years-old and now heads the jewelry design company [&hellip
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Heidi Klum Debuts Project Runway Book

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heidi-klum-book-signing-239x300 Heidi Klum strutted her red-soled heels to an NYC Barnes & Noble book signing last Friday for the release of Project Runway: The Show That Changed Fashion. And what better time to introduce the print than just days before the Lifetime Project Runway Season 10 premiere set to air on July 19th! A glowing Klum arrived [&hellip
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