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November 2020

Saatchi Gallery

By |2020-11-26T17:55:26+00:00November 26th, 2020|Galleries, Modern Frames, The Art World, United Kingdom|

History of the Saatchi Gallery The Saatchi Gallery was opened in 1985 by Charles Saatchi , he opened the building the showcase his own collection of contemporary art the the public, and from then on it has been used to showcase many up and coming contemporary artists work. [...]

September 2020

Creating A Gallery Wall In Your Home

By |2020-11-26T17:53:53+00:00September 26th, 2020|Modern Frames, Period Frames, Personalised Frames|

What Is A Gallery Wall? A gallery wall is a way to display and curate all of your most treasured memories, photographs, or artwork in a new unique and modern way in your home or work place.  It transforms blank walls and can really create a focal point [...]

August 2020

What Makes An Attractive Picture Frame

By |2020-08-20T01:27:16+00:00August 20th, 2020|Antique Frames, Galleries, Modern Frames, Period Frames, Personalised Frames, The Art World|

Things To Consider There are several elements that need to be considered when you are framing your artwork for presentation. A great framing begins with consideration into the following elements: The surroundings of the art work. Your taste and style. The art work itself, what you are framing. [...]

Top 5 Art Galleries In Amsterdam

By |2020-11-26T17:53:13+00:00August 14th, 2020|Antique Frames, Galleries, Modern Frames, Period Frames, The Art World|

Rijksmuseum The Rijksmuseum is the Dutch National Museum and dedicates all of its works to arts and history of Amsterdam. Located in the Museum Square, Amsterdam South. The building was designed by Pierre Cuypers and was first opened in 1885.  The main building closed for a long period [...]

Art Gallery Of Alberta

By |2020-08-20T01:31:09+00:00August 1st, 2020|Antique Frames, Galleries, The Art World|

Building And Architecture The Art Gallery Of Alberta located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada is a very uniquely designed building but it wasn't always that way. Established in 1924 the gallery was originally spread across many buildings and areas including hotels and public libraries where it would display small [...]

July 2020

Woods Used In Picture Framing

By |2020-07-10T16:54:21+00:00July 1st, 2020|Antique Frames, Bespoke Frame Manufacturing, Period Frames, Personalised Frames|

Hard Wood and Soft Wood If you are considering a custom made picture frames there are many things to think about, for instance there are two types of wood categories, hard wood and soft wood.  Certain woods are better for building furniture and frames with than others. The [...]

June 2020

Period Frames – Our Top Galleries to see them in Ireland

By |2020-07-10T16:52:19+00:00June 10th, 2020|Antique Frames, Galleries, Period Frames, The Art World|

The National Gallery of Ireland Home to some of the most beautiful period frames in Ireland, and located in the centre of Dublin, The National Gallery of Ireland opened its doors to the public in 1864.   The Gallery currently has an extensive collection of Irish paintings, but is [...]

May 2020

The State Hermitage Museum

By |2020-05-20T07:56:27+00:00May 20th, 2020|Antique Frames, Gold Leaf|

History Of The Hermitage The State Hermitage Museum is located in St Petersburg, Russia and is the second largest art museum in the world. The Hermitage museum was founded in 1764 when the empress Catherine the Great met Johann Ernst Gotzkowsky, a merchant from Berlin and acquired a [...]

April 2020

National Gallery London Virtual Tours

By |2020-05-20T08:00:57+00:00April 30th, 2020|Antique Frames, Galleries, The Art World, United Kingdom|

What is a Virtual Tour A virtual tour is a way to immerse yourself into the beauty of the gallery from anywhere in the world.  You can enjoy panoramic views of the gallery and all its beautiful artwork on display without ever leaving your home. In times like [...]

March 2020

Artwork at 10 Downing Street

By |2020-05-20T08:00:18+00:00March 16th, 2020|Antique Frames, Galleries, Gold Leaf, Period Frames, The Art World, United Kingdom|

Artwork at the Prime Ministers residence 10 Downing Street is one of the most famous addresses in the world with the most famous iconic front door.  It has been home to some influential people in history.  But did you know that inside the residence it is not only [...]

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