Venetian Stucco

It is a widely known fact that the natural stones such as marble or granite have always been used in decorating the interior of mansions and cathedrals. Such stones look luxurious and splendid but require too much effort to be processed and prepared for the finishing work. Moreover a large amount of left outs make this process a rather expensive one. According to the ancient legend the Roman architect Vitruvius was the first master who started using marble dust in decorating the houses, churches and castles. The new material soon became popular as it could be used in various technologies of decoration. Besides that the thin-layered marble parget could be used when the stone decoration was impossible due to the inaccessibility of the wall area. This plastering appeared to possess water-resistant and heat-resistant features. In that way the thin-layered seamless marble cover became widely used in interior decorating works.

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Who Sets the Prices?

It is a very rare case when the artist sells his or her artwork straight to the consumer. Usually that happens with the help of the art dealers or the auction.

The art dealers take one third from the price the art work was sold for as a rule. In that way they cover their expenses. The higher the price is the more is the dealer’s income. Hat’s why the agents try to set the highest price possible.

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Living Art of Landscape Design

When we thin of works of art we usually imagine some museum with pictures hanging on the walls. Obscure darkness surrounds us and we fight with the great desire to fall asleep despite all these masterpieces. Monotonous voice of guide does not add much fun or vividness to this excursion. No wonder that lots of people consider the art to be something dull and covered with dust. But there is something which will help you to change your mind, this kind of art is called landscape design.

The particular feature of this art is that it combines the beauty of nature with culture. Different architectural creations are installed to point out the natural uniqueness of gardens. Some of these gardens look like real masterpieces. When being there you has an impression that you are in the heart of art itself, everything is so bright and green and every details sings with the joy of life. If you want to feel indescribable emotions and feel yourself a part of the work of art, visit one of the most famous landscape design gardens in the world. It will produce on you greater impression than any ancient, stuffed with pictures museum.

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