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    5 Beautiful Things

    BY:Andrew

        Amy Friend Like all photographers, Amy Friend requires the benefits of light to create her art. Photography cannot exist without it. Her series “Dare all Luce” (an Italian phrase used to describe the moment of birth) examines the very literal – but also transcendental – effect of light in photography. By manipulating old […]

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    5 Beautiful Things

    BY:Andrew

      Decorating Details at The Beekman I spent this last weekend in beautiful Sharon Springs with some friends of mine and had a chance to catch up with Brent and Josh at their home. On this occasion, I made it a point to really look at some of the details they have used in their […]

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    5 Beautiful Things

    BY:Andrew

        A Mother’s Stories Made Real When Kirsty Mitchell’s mother died of brain cancer in 2008, the 34 year-old designer and photographer found comfort in the memory of her mother’s elaborate childhood fairytales. The English teacher and writer had dreamed up fantastical tales of forest-dwelling princesses and enchanted nymphs, which she would often recite […]

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    5 Beautiful Things

    BY:Andrew

      A YEAR OF FIVES This edition of the column marks its one year anniversary: volume 52 of “The Five Most Beautiful Things In The World This Week.” For the last 52 weeks I’ve tried to bring you content that you will find inspiring, entertaining and (occasionally) useful. It has been so much fun for […]

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    5 Beautiful Things

    BY:Andrew

    Street Stone French photographer Leo Caillard recently collaborated with digital wizzard Alexis Persani to create an intriguing new series of photographs called Street Stone that drapes shades of modernity over timeless form. The pair took photographs of classical sculptures at the Louvre in Paris and models dressed in the latest street fashions and then blended […]

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    5 Beautiful Things

    BY:Andrew

      Umbrellas For my 30th birthday, my friend Louise gave me a very special gift: a clear, plastic umbrella. It was special because she had remembered that I had one as a child and that one of my favorite things to do was to stand under it in the rain, looking straight up at the […]

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    5 Beautiful Things

    BY:Andrew

        What’s in a Name? “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” In this case, I think Shakespeare got it wrong. Would we revere this flower’s iconic scent if it was really named hideous maximus horriblous or pink excrement on a thorny stick?  I think not. Names are terribly important to […]

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    Former Glory

    BY:Josh and Brent

      Born and raised in NJ, Jeanne C. Hildenbrand first discovered her love for photography through the lens of a small plastic camera, courtesy of Bazooka Joe and his Bubble Gum comics she’d saved.  She  worked her way through the various instamatic cameras of the mid 1970s and then before making their first trip to […]

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    5 Beautiful Things

    BY:Andrew

      A House in Rhinebeck Before artist Lisa Camp and her husband renovated their 160 year-old farmhouse in Rhinebeck, a small village in the Hudson Valley in upstate New York, they discovered numerous surprises – some delightful, some not. A snake nest in one of the upstairs bedrooms and a raccoon’s den in the attic […]

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    Palm of Your Hand

    BY:Dr. Brent

      It seems like virtually every employee that finds their way to Beekman 1802 has creative streak that cannot be suppressed.  Even the long days and hard work at a fast-growing company cannot deter. Vicki Whicker is the Beekman 1802 Director of Wholesale Accounts. In 2011, Vicki left Los Angeles for central New York to […]

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