Artistic Tributes To The Notre Dame Cathedral

artist tributes to Notre Dame Cathedral

Much of the world woke this morning to tragic news as images of one of the world’s most iconic cathedrals engulfed in flames flashed all over news outlets and social media. The beloved Paris landmark, the centuries old Notre Dame Cathedral, is one of the most widely-recognized symbols of both the city of Paris and the French nation. Considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture, it’s been the subject of or has inspired many works of art, literature and film. (more…)

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Pierre Hermé Creates An Edible Easter Homage To Artist Beat Zoderer

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Swiss Artist Beat Zoderer is best known for his multi-banded colored metal sculptures which spherical ones resemble rubber band balls, globes and eggs. When Paris based confectioner Pierre Hermé first encountered Zoderer’s work, he admired his paintings before discovering the singular power and grace of his metal sculptures. This led Hermé to the idea of paying tribute to the sculptor by freely taking inspiration from it. (more…)

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Stefan Sagmeister Uses Kerry’s Howley’s Hair Art As Typography To Promote His Show.

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To promote Stefan Sagmeister’s “Another Show about Promotion and Advertising Materials” at Les Arts Décoratifs in Paris, the Sagmeister team (Stefan Sagmeister, Jessica Walsh, Michael Friemuth and Philip Hubert) actually shaved their heads… (more…)

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Radius Turns 20 Metropolitan Cities Into Cities Of Light. City Skyline Candle Holders.

City Skyline Candle Holders

Technically Paris is called the City of Lights, but with Radius’ city skyline candle holders, City Lights, twenty different Metropolitan cities become backlit, creating a worldwide urban ambiance in your home or office. (more…)

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