Pedal power posters: vintage bicycle advertising

The Tour de France remains one of the world’s most significant and most grueling sporting events. The world’s most famous bicycle race was first staged in 1903 and its long history mirrors the development of the bicycle as a method of transport for leisure and work. Advertising posters for bikes have been around for even longer, stretching across art movements such as Belle Epoche and Art Deco. Enjoy these 10 original bicycle advertising posters, all offered for sale by the AntikBar poster gall...
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Leonardo da Vinci: Where to See His Works in Italy

Leonardo da Vinci, the original Renaissance Man, was born in Italy more than 500 years ago. Yet despite being one of the best known of Italian names, following his trail in Italy is not so simple. For example, his Mona Lisa, arguably the most famous painting in the world, is in the Louvre in Paris.…  Leonardo da Vinci: Where to See His Works in Italy The post Leonardo da Vinci: Where to See His Works in Italy appeared first on Italofile.
Tags: Art & Architecture, Art, Arts and Culture, Books, Featured, Florence, Leonardo da Vinci, Milan, Museums and Exhibits, Rome, Turin, Tuscany, Vatican City, Vatican Museums, Venice

Where Writers Write: Nicole Walker and David Carlin

Welcome to another installment of TNBBC's Where Writers Write! Where Writers Write is a series in which authors showcase their writing spaces using short form essay, photos, and/or video. As a lover of books and all of the hard work that goes into creating them, I thought it would be fun to see where the authors roll up their sleeves and make the magic happen.  This is Nicole Walker.  Nicole is the author of Sustainability: A Love Story (2018), Where the Tiny Things Are (2017), E...
Tags: Books, Australia, David, United States, Melbourne, Melbourne Australia, Flagstaff, Margot, Northern Arizona University, Fairhaven, Tempe AZ, RMIT University, TNBBC, David Carlin, Nicole Walker, Nicole Walker Nicole

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