Roy Lichtenstein Woman With Flowered Hat

Christie’s Contemporary Art Auction is a Smash Hit

Christie’s Contemporary Art Auction Brings Strong Prices Contemporary Art Auction – This past Wednesday, Christie’s hosted a tremendously successful auction of contemporary art at Rockefeller Center in New York City. Shattering many different records in one evening, the auction resulted in more than $495 million worth of purchases – the highest amount for any art […]

Bouroullec Brothers New Exhibition in Paris

Bouroullec Brothers Unveil New Exhibition in Paris

Bouroullec Brother’s New Paris Exhibition: Here at Nazmiyal antique rugs, we are erstwhile admirers of good design. The Bouroullec brothers, Ronan and Erwan, are highly regarded industrial designers with a new exhibition on display at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris. An exhibition that highlights the Bououllecs’ penchant for modernism as well as organic, […]

Anthroposcene Nazmiyal Exhibit Spotlight

David Thomas Smith “Anthropocene” – A New Exhibition

David Thomas Smith “Anthropocene” Exhibition Dublin Ireland based artist David Thomas Smith has a new exhibition titled, “Anthropocene,” and it is the toast of the Internet. By meticulously stitching together thousands of thumbnail-sized images of global hubs of commerce taken from Google Maps, Mr. Smith has created a series of stunning images, the patterns of which […]

Furniture Designed By Yves Behar by Nazmiyal

Yves Béhar: Storytelling with Modern Design

Modern Design with Yves Béhar A groundbreaking designer, Yves Béhar is as famous for his furniture and accessories as for his commitment to sustainability. But the Swiss-born entrepreneur discovered his design philosophy during childhood and from an unlikely source – the Turkish rugs around his house. “Being a child, and sort of crawling around the house, […]

Textile Trends for 2013 by nazmiyal

Heimtextil Forecasting 2013 Textile Trends

2013 Textile Trends Heimtextil Forecast Textile Trends – Wondering what cuts, colors, patterns and prints will define 2013 in home textiles? For answers, look no further than the annual Heimtextile fair. The industry’s barometer for textile trends has a spot-on record for predicting the most sought after selections for the year ahead. And this time, they’ve unveiled a […]