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2014-07-23 12:28:14

Helicopter Delivers Finishing Touch for the Lavish Nobu Villa Set to Debut in Late Summer LAS VEGAS, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas has a knack for doing things in a big, dramatic fashion and that was certainly the case when it came to the delivery of the final piece of the world's first Nobu Hotel Caesars Palace. The widely-lauded boutique hotel received an impressive Japanese-inspired onsen tub via helicopter for installation on the sweeping terrace of the lavish 10,300...

2014-06-27 12:25:20

NEW YORK, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Civil and Human Rights, a new center that brings together the history of the American Civil Rights Movement and international human rights efforts, opened this week in Atlanta. David Rockwell and his award-winning firm Rockwell Group designed the Center's exhibitions in collaboration with George C. Wolfe, The Center's chief creative officer for The Center's civil rights gallery, and Jill Savitt, curator for human rights gallery....

2013-11-01 23:03:58

City Museum holds special program with architect and Broadway set designer David Rockwell and City Museum curator Donald Albrecht. New York, N.Y. (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 The Museum of the City of New York will hold a special program with architect and Broadway set designer David Rockwell and City Museum curator Donald Albrecht as they explore architecture as a narrative art and theater as inspiration for design innovation and visionary thinking on Monday, November 4, 2013. Like...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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