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Functional Sculpture and ‘Art Furniture’ Abound at a New Exhibition

Artnet News

Varying levels of functionality are on display at Superhouse's “The Odd Couple: American Art Furniture 1980-Now” in New York. The post Functional Sculpture and ‘Art Furniture’ Abound at a New Exhibition appeared first on Artnet News.

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German Artist MadC Makes a Foray Into Furniture Design With Limited Edition Table

Artnet News

Presented by Eins zu Eins, the work blurs the boundary between sculpture and functional object. The post German Artist MadC Makes a Foray Into Furniture Design With Limited Edition Table appeared first on Artnet News.

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Museum Assistant

SPNHC

University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge [link] We are inviting applications for the post of Museum Assistant, supporting two of the University Museum of Zoology’s key functions: Assisting with the care of our collections, and ensuring our visitors gain the best possible experience of their visit to the museum.

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The Allure of Musicians’ Planes, Stains, and Automobiles

The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles

by Laurence Carpenter Transportation has always been a pivotal element of our everyday lives, serving not just functional purposes but also as symbols of status and personal identity. When associated [.] The post The Allure of Musicians’ Planes, Stains, and Automobiles appeared first on The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles.

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Herbarium Curatorial Assistant

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New York Botanic Garden [link] Apply Title Reports to Herbarium Curatorial Assistant Assistant Director of the Herbarium Position Summary: Assist in all basic functions of the Herbarium by carrying out a wide variety of daily herbarium tasks.

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Tiffany & Co. Aesthetic Movement Pitcher leads our five auction highlights

Auction Central News

Its adherents rebelled against the more functional thinking of the Victorian era, instead opting to make everyday things as beautiful as possible. Tiffany & Co. Aesthetic Movement Pitcher, $41,920 CHICAGO – The Aesthetic Movement lived by the phrase ‘art for art’s sake.’

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Reed and Barton Silverware: An Exquisite Addition to Your Dining Experience

Antique Appraisers Auctioneers

Not only is Reed and Barton silverware visually stunning, but it is also highly functional. These meticulously crafted items not only enhance the visual appeal of your table but also provide practical functionality for your dining and entertaining needs. The weight and balance of each piece ensure a comfortable grip and effortless use.