Images of the week: Los Angeles, Vienna, Sao Paulo

Images of the week: Los Angeles, Vienna, Sao Paulo

13 photos ©AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGET Paris A woman looks at a painting entitled “1024 Farben, 1973” by the German artist Gerhard Richter during the presentation of the exhibition “Gerhard Richter: Panorama” at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, on June 4, 2012. The exhibition which is a major chronological retrospective that includes portraits based […]

11.06.2012 · Filled under: Photos ·
‘Marilyn Monroe: The Exhibit’ at the Hollywood Museum

‘Marilyn Monroe: The Exhibit’ at the Hollywood Museum

(Relaxnews) – To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe’s death, the Hollywood Museum in California is hosting an exhibit through September 2 featuring an extensive collection of photographs, clothing, furniture, artwork, and other memorabilia. Central to the exhibit are the works of photographer George Barris, including never-before-seen pictures of the Hollywood icon. Here is […]

11.06.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Photos ·
Images of the week: Melbourne, La Paz, Rome

Images of the week: Melbourne, La Paz, Rome

13 photos ©AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS Dunstable, England Elephant keeper Elizabeth Fellows plays football with Donna, a two-year-old elephant at Whipsnade Zoo near Dunstable, central England on May 28, 2012. The elephants were playing with the ball as the zoo prepares to host a sporting extravaganza. ©AFP PHOTO/ FILIPPO MONTEFORTE Rome A woman looks […]

04.06.2012 · Filled under: Photos ·
Images of the week: Manila, New York, Tokyo

Images of the week: Manila, New York, Tokyo

11 photos ©AFP PHOTO / Philippe Lopez Hong Kong Visitors look at a painting by Chinese artist Zhang Xiaogang titled “Brother and Sister” during the soft opening of the Hong Kong International Art Fair in Hong Kong on May 16, 2012. ©AFP PHOTO TIMOTHY A. CLARY New York An installation view of part of “SPACE […]

23.05.2012 · Filled under: Photos ·
Lookbook index: Manila, Poland, Scotland, Cebu

Lookbook index: Manila, Poland, Scotland, Cebu

(Relaxnews) – It’s all about patterns on style sharing community Lookbook this week, with leggings adorned in geometric prints and mini dresses going floaty and floral. ©LOOKBOOK.nu/Juliett K. Special uses : Use only for LOOKBOOK.nu Grimes – Genesis / maffashion Look by Juliett K., “maffashion from POLAND.” Find out more about her style at http://lookbook.nu/user/60600-Juliett-K ©LOOKBOOK.nu/Fanny L. Special uses […]

20.04.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Art Paris Art Fair at the Grand Palais

Art Paris Art Fair at the Grand Palais

12 photos (Relaxnews) – Art Paris returns in 2012 under a new name, Art Paris Art Fair, and new leadership and with new events. Fifty-six percent of the 120 galleries participating are new to Art Paris Art Fair in 2012 and a new section of the fair called Limited Edition will focus on cutting edge […]

29.03.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Photos ·
Fresh ideas about boring airplane seats on display in Hamburg

Fresh ideas about boring airplane seats on display in Hamburg

7 photos (Relaxnews) – Airplane interiors have a reputation of being rather dull — after all, there’s not much you can do with rows of seating, is there? Well actually, it turns out there is. As usual at this year’s Aircraft Interiors Expos, designers and engineers were bursting with new ideas of how the cabin could […]

29.03.2012 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
Disneyland Paris: 20 years of magical rides

Disneyland Paris: 20 years of magical rides

15 photos (Relaxnews) – Disneyland Paris is celebrating its 20th anniversary starting April 1 with a series of special events and a new nighttime show named Disney Dreams! created for the occasion. Over 20 years, the park located in Marne-la-Vallée — which is among the most visited touris destination in France and Europe — has […]

27.03.2012 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
Images of the week: Sao Paulo, Mumbai, Paris

Images of the week: Sao Paulo, Mumbai, Paris

10 photos ©AFP PHOTO / STRINGER Bucharest Romanian woman wears the longest train of a wedding dress in front of the Parliament palace in Bucharest March 20, 2012. The 2,750 meter long train broke a previous record of 2,488 meters. It is made of 4,700 meters of material. ©AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI Athens Performers […]

26.03.2012 · Filled under: Offbeat, Photos ·
Award-winning dishes from Bocuse d’Or Europe 2012

Award-winning dishes from Bocuse d’Or Europe 2012

12 photos (Relaxnews) – During a two-day cookout at the Bocuse d’Or Europe — known as the culinary Olympics of the food world — chefs from 20 countries had five and a half hours to prepare two dishes: a fish and meat platter, each with three garnishes. Here are the winning dishes from the top […]

22.03.2012 · Filled under: Home Food, Photos ·
Warner Bros. Studio Tour “The Making of Harry Potter” preview

Warner Bros. Studio Tour “The Making of Harry Potter” preview

  9 photos (Relaxnews) – Warner Bros. Studio Tour London opens March 31, offering visitors, “The Making of Harry Potter,” a behind-the-scenes experience of the cinematic magic of Harry Potter, complete with the actual sets, costumes, animatronics, special effects and props from the eight films in the series. http://www.wbstudiotour.co.uk RC ©Courtesy of Warner Bros. Studio […]

15.03.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Photos ·
Images of the week: Medellin, Mombasa, Havana

Images of the week: Medellin, Mombasa, Havana

11 photos ©AFP PHOTO/ Manan VATSYAYANA Nandgaon, India Indian villagers smear themselves with colours during the Lathmar Holi festival at the Nandji Temple in Nandgaon, some 120 kms from New Delhi, on March 3, 2012. The women of Nandgaon, the hometown of Hindu God Krishna, attack the men from Barsana, the legendary hometown of Radha, […]

12.03.2012 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
Get the look: Avril Lavigne

Get the look: Avril Lavigne

8 photos (Relaxnews) – Pop star Avril Lavigne has been impressing users of Polyvore with her edgy red carpet choices and rocky casual looks. See how they recreate her style here. ©nathaly-14/Polyvore Special uses : Use only Get the look: Avril Lavigne/Polyvore Rock chic Top from topshop.com, jacket from stylebop.com, pants from net-a-porter.com, Alexander Wang bag, boots from […]

12.03.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Tim Burton’s multimedia artwork on display in Paris

Tim Burton’s multimedia artwork on display in Paris

10 photos (Relaxnews) – An art exhibition and retrospective devoted to the work of Tim Burton is on display in Paris after touring to Los Angeles, Melbourne and Toronto. The show looks at Burton’s work as a director of animated and live-action films as well as his creations in the fields of art, illustration and […]

10.03.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Photos ·
Paris Fashion Week finale highlights: Louis Vuitton, Elie Saab, Miu Miu

Paris Fashion Week finale highlights: Louis Vuitton, Elie Saab, Miu Miu

9 photos (Relaxnews) – The most talked about show on the final day of Paris Fashion Week was undoubtedly Louis Vuitton’s extravagant Fall/Winter 2012 presentation in a lifesize facsimile of a train station, while Elie Saab and Miu Miu were among the other big names on closing day. See all the latest highlights here. ©AFP […]

08.03.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Paris Fashion Week beauty highlights: Color-block hair

Paris Fashion Week beauty highlights: Color-block hair

8 photos (Relaxnews) – It may be time to reach for the hair dye as day five of the ongoing Paris Fashion Week was all about wild hair colors with Junya Watanabe and Comme des Garcons both sending models down the runway with bright locks. See highlights from all the latest shows here.   ©AFP PHOTO/ALEXANDER […]

04.03.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Quad-core smartphones power up at Mobile World Congress

Quad-core smartphones power up at Mobile World Congress

5 photos (Relaxnews) – One of the biggest trends at this year’s Mobile World Congress event is the rise of the quad-core smartphone. Smartphone makers have upped the antie this year debuting a range of powerful mobile devices. Unless noted, pricing and release dates have not been announced. ©Huawei Device The world’s fastest quad-core smartphone […]

02.03.2012 · Filled under: Photos, Science & Technology ·
The uber-hip W Paris lands… Just in time for Paris Fashion Week

The uber-hip W Paris lands… Just in time for Paris Fashion Week

9 photos (Relaxnews) – The latest outpost of W Hotels, the long-awaited W Paris, has thrown open its doors in the French capital as Paris Fashion Week gets underway. Here, a look inside. ©Starwood Special uses : W Paris Only W Paris The W Paris, a new outpost from boutique chain W Hotels, has finally opened […]

02.03.2012 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
Top trend: Bows

Top trend: Bows

8 photos (Relaxnews) – Whether adorning jewelry, hairbands or blouses, bows have been making an impact on style sharing community Polyvore. See how users of the site have been offering versatile takes on this ultra feminine accessory. ©paint-it-black/Polyvore Special uses : Use only Top Trend: Bows/Polyvore Spots Top from houseoffraser.co.uk, blazer from veryeickhoff.com, David Koma skirt, boots […]

29.02.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Oscars red carpet fashion highlights

Oscars red carpet fashion highlights

13 photos (Relaxnews) – The 84th Academy Awards took place February 26, with red carpet highlights including Natalie Portman’s vintage Christian Dior gown and Meryl Streep’s eco-friendly Lanvin frock. See all of the best-dressed stars here. ©AFP PHOTO/Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Milla Jovovich Milla Jovovich sparkled in Elie Saab. ©AFP PHOTO/Jason Merritt/Getty Images Berenice Bejo Berenice […]

27.02.2012 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·