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with the. way you want to. up to date. extraordinary. to. decide what song on. sunday. smart. i want to welcome to our highlights edition with the best picks of the week i'm your host in meghalaya and here's a look at what's coming up. light and supple erroll dancer counter arena soda to performs in breathtaking setting. patterns and colors the latest trends in spring fashion are out. memorable and unique and seventy
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five architects mario bought his designs are still impressive. when it comes to extreme sports perhaps skydiving or phrase dowse skiing come to mind but acrobatics can also fit into this category especially when catarina sold a true from greece does it now this aerial dancer takes her skills to newer and higher heights every time she goes out performing for her there is no need for a circus venue when a bridge or crane or high wire across a valley will do the trick. aerial dance greek aerial acrobat come to reno to perform her choreographed pieces at dizzying heights and with spectacular backdrops.
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that's is a wonderful way of expressing your emotions so modern arial dance a like also in your free you dance in the air it's magic she records the magic in elaborate video clips and posts them on her website greece has sold it's devoted to promoting the beauty and history of greece and for that she has suspended her sixteen metre long silk in places like the corinth can now. the cliffs of matteo era. and the island of santorini the idea of staging her aerial tricks outdoors came to her by chance. while i was on vacation with the same boat i decided it would be nice to try to do some aerial silks some. aerial dance from the sailing boat so that was the first thing with first thing i tried something with my silks. to studied modern dance now
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she combines it with acrobatics. in twenty thirteen her dance school beyond aerial opened at the olympic aquatic center in athens well swimmers plough through the water below she gives lessons beneath the roof and every day she rehearses her routines here. but there's one thing she can't prepare for inside if you're eating you have a lie you have no weather condition if you're out. on a bridge how you're from a grades or a board or i don't know the difficult thing is that you have to be in control of many many things. it can sometimes be dangerous together with her team of six professional climbers and camera operators catarina
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searches for the perfect locations each performance is precisely planned for weeks even months extreme athletes be responding house is responsible for making the videos. there have been times that there was quite silencing not from the aspect of filming but. you have as well to help pick up. the teamwork we always collaborate and help each other with. one of the most spectacular endeavors took place in twenty seventeen over the vico scored in northern greece plunging as much as one thousand meters down it's one of the deepest canyon. in the world. just as catarina had got into position she was surprised by a strong wind it was like the silt all the way up six they meet their silks it's a difficult situation because they're heavy and they're strong and i felt my legs
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are going to come. she managed not to panic. she regained control of the silk and her team helped pull her back to the cliff. catarina still datu and her team the greece has so project is a labor of love it's not supported by sponsors or tourism boards at least not yet but the stunning stunts have attracted international attention and countering a has alone list of must see places in greece where she'd like to perform. i would love to go to the highest point in greece which is the olympus mountain with really enjoyed going to crete and to some of facts. so she intends to continue her aerial dancing and atmospheric way of raising awareness of greece's history and natural
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beauty. made in italy is a trusted phrase in fashion food and home decoration and perhaps because of the made in italy label customers may be more willing to pay a bit more for a funky lighting fixture with a monkey attached to it or lamps made in the shape of gold but now as well the attack in company celebrity has specialized in playful home furnishings since the one nine hundred sixty s. and may not be to everyone's taste but there is no denying the creativity behind the ideas we visited the company's creative director to see how selebi products reflect today's culture and lifestyle. the sofas the bun the roll is a hotdog the cushions are tomato and cucumber slices stefano selectee loves little provocations fast food furniture and animal lamps made his company's name is object
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to write loud and garish but then he doesn't take himself all that seriously. and his wife adriano like to decorate their own home with products from stefanos company. called on the border between the truck and i love my work so well so love all the things we make. there my passion going on what i like surrounding myself with them is that i should point out when the new rug go play just finished i can hardly wait to try to help at all. stefano selectee lives in this farmhouse in the countryside of the whole basin near parma. he bought it twenty years ago and has decorated it in his personal style.
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the living room centerpiece is the selectee phone rug but not everything here is from his company. who like to mix things like this so for buy more also with our own photo print pillows to fall something on one color combined with the strong images which i like the so-called mistakes and the not so perfect combination and on and on i must be i mean. not far from his home is the company headquarters with a large show room for iconic selectee designs. the hot dog so first. and the burger chair. the banana limb for originally an expensive art objects cast in bronze is now made of synthetic prison and retails for two hundred twenty nine euros. the best seller is the monkey lamp designed by italian artist marcantonio. ok it's an object with
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a personality and it keeps us company and it's decorative it makes us smile and expresses our desire for joy and being carefree. facility companies beginnings were a bit more humble stefanos father romano began importing basic housewares from china in the one nine hundred sixty s. stefano joined the family business after finishing high school and quickly developed his own ideas. he wanted to replace the house whereas with amusing and unusual decorative objects. nearly all of it is still made in china though now forty seven years old stefano doesn't create the designs himself but works closely with various professional designers and artists of. this do they cover features dollar bills with his face on them an idea from his friend money. descending animals cabinet office storage space and as a tribute to the one time farmhouse as is the plastic table cloth in the kitchen
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another designed by cut on. solidity knows there's a thin line between art and. kind of because someone must i think we're good at not drifting over into excessive kitsch or if we manage to stay on that theme borderline issues of a monkey land the monkey for instance that has been copied countless times but none of the knockoffs has the artistic cultural problems that you could see right away that they're not they look like. this conservatory with open fireplace and company sofas strewn with pillows is the only addition he made to the old farmhouse sometimes stefano selectee can't find any space for a new collector's item so it. it's stored here in the laundry room his own personal cabinet of curiosities. the weather is still winter here in europe but the shop windows are already filled with the latest designs for
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a warmer season we were met up with a fashion expert to find out what's in the first spring and if you're lucky it may already be sitting in your closet. spring twenty eighteen is going to be wild every rule can be broken especially when it comes to combining cap. fashion journalist zuckerberg has been in the business for twelve years. with the help of a model in brussels or fashion clinic shop she explains what to expect from the design a string and summer collection. and then the major focus in fashion right now is actually daring to break rules combining what seems on combinable you can do that really nicely with materials and patterns in the in this case an abstract floral print is combined with stripes on
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the stripes of picked up again and i choose after all the floral motif shows up again on the path to. another trend wearing many layers one on top of the other ideally oversized. i mean you have to be a little careful about the silhouette so that it looks good as a whole with a blouse company too long the sweater should be too short you have to achieve a certain harmony. in terms of color palette the spring collection could hardly be more fresh almost all designers off favoring delicate tones that can be easily combined. on the one hand you've got the cost of those very powdery tones but on the other end you have so you can clarence thomas to set against those times. what's new here is that these glaring colors can now also be worn together. as a compliment after ten years ago at a complimentary colors like purple and orange couldn't be combined now they can the
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louder the crazier the better that's a motif we're seeing among many. and another trend that was long scoffed at is making a comeback double denim right now almost anything goes when wearing dennis dennis. back across almost on the right so you see pieces of denim that can be combined even of different washes and dark with light. coming yet as a whistle right now we're also seeing a lot of denim patchwork all. catch well i don't know yet different pieces are put together to make one pair of trousers. and the ninety's are back expect leotards and bathing suits with high cut legs. so feel free to go out in a shiny tracksuit you can spot this trend in shop windows of stores like media or
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city center here the designer clothes on sale are pretty daring the ninety's influence is apparent in the transparent sympathetic fabrics and flip flops. we are the experimentation with logos to the trend of the one nine hundred ninety six with the now the billions to the grand scale that they are hiding them anymore but boldly putting them right out there allan when i'm not taking it all for granted not now showing way but most off confidently. yeah i have a few that first and that. spring is also bringing something for those who prefer design classics to the trenchcoat is back the one hundred year old classic getting him a coven. transposing classical trenchcoat is a classic and now they have reinterpreted it with far more volume so that's the new styling idea but a trench coat is always
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a good investment it's one of my favorite pieces of clothing you should always have one in your closet so it's one of the infamous hung. next to trench coats you'll also be seeing these transparent range cards. at the very least those will keep you dry and fashionable this spring your. swiss architect mario bato style is marked by geometric lines light and shadows now most of his signature works are located in his native switzerland among them churches and chapels where the star architect will soon be marking a milestone birthday so for the occasion that cause a risk a museum in locarno is hosting an exhibition on his works. believe it or not this is a church in the chapel of santa maria del younge early into chino. the architect is
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mario botha. a sixty five metre viaduct leads to the round chapel a building that resembles an ancient amphitheater. just as unusual as the church of sun gotoh interest in italy. and the chapel of every near paris. and overview of boxes designs is currently on exhibit in locarno switzerland. the architecture itself speaks to us through its silence and the sacred spaces of silence have a very. expressive power. but he see. they embodied the idea of gravity the idea of light the idea of transition and these are the very principles of architecture and they still been fucked up people told me. this is
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how we normally imagine churches the madonna discussed so in look on. his home city of to chino sacred symbols are everywhere the same goes for the valley mud just north of lake my daughter. but in the mountain village of more new audio book to change the landscape in the ninety's an avalanche had buried the town in one thousand nine hundred six. designed a church of remembrance called the chapel of son giovanni but. architects giovanni luigi ducks you know was psych manager then. we owe a lot to mario because he has a rich poor area with this project. the order of all this has become not only a landmark but also an expression of will power generosity and passion i
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mean. the church has a decorative chessboard pattern and is a site for visitors from far beyond the reach and. the marble in granite came from nearby pitch valley. of a same nearly mean to the architecture is always in dialogue with the landscape but with the surroundings. architecture is never also referential but you sculpture. it belongs to the geographical location as well as to the culture and history of the place. with light sails like half dome see created a wellness oasis in aerostar switzerland. the mountain restaurant for your d p a trout or stone flower was opened in twenty seven thousand unmounted general in
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switzerland. the facade with its seven towers was boldly built on a slope. but he has also left his mark on cities as here with the museum of modern art in san francisco. switching between secular and sacred buildings is not a problem for the architect he sees himself as a mediator another example is the construction of the chimp released a synagogue in tel aviv which opened in one thousand nine hundred eight. again. you know it's interesting because it's a university campus intended for lay and not religious students. just been through really juicy the lady were afraid that the faithful were dominant and. baby really jewels so i designed big rooms do we see the way of doing this in a god to pray in will be the conference room as
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a place for discussion but again that. would be disclosed. today mario boater is working on more sacred buildings including a mosque in china on the border with mongolia and a christian church in south korea near soul. always allow me to work. it's good to work in grand the privilege is a privilege especially in this time of globalization to be rude to support and projects so that people can express their spiritual not much. the better responded. at seventy five mario porter is far from putting his design plans to rest. next up an artist
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who has an incredible memory and eye for detail how many artists set up their easels in front of the senior scenery that they're about to paint and they spend hours studying the landscape but stephen welsh are works in a different way he only needs one look from a high vantage point in order to draw something completely from memory and for him it's guidelines we travelled to london to see how he does it. detailed and intriguing images of cityscapes from around the world have made stephen welsh a famous internationally. the selection of his work is on sale at his london gallery. a drawing by stephen can cost anything between one thousand seven hundred and two hundred thousand euros.
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really satisfied for my work this is. going to do it i'm going to do it my way. steven botha is a born and bred london and the city is a constant source of inspiration to him. he sometimes takes photos of views that speak to him but he draws and paints from memory. it's just so beautiful the so i can see the london eye and the city. county hold. it's sort bridge and it's a. good vehicle rolls for. back in the studio. with a view still fresh in his mind steven will to begins join westminster bridge. to. the love to work another memorizes because
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excuse me are hard work and love my job sometimes there's a quick sketch of it and much for for a natural. but not going to be a detail this time with. for a quick sketch. a quickie sketch that is astonishingly detailed a true to life snapshot of the world as the on to seize it i think of the. concentration. memorized by my mind. even though she was diagnosed with autism when he was three he began drawing when he was following his talent was immediately obvious when a series of off competitions went on to graduate from on school and is now a set of artist and draftsman with an international reputation.
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i think of. trying. to. do the best. often takes helicopter trips over cities storing what he sees in his memory and recreating the view in the form of gigantic panorama. here in mexico city he spent several days on a panorama of the city in full view of the public. around one hundred thousand people came to watch. his words all over the world. new york best. place. to buy. singapore hong kong and i've been to. tokyo.
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consider them plenty lots of places in the pen or almost. the summit stephen wiltshire will be visiting los angeles when most is he to cross off his list. i want that we wrap up a nother week of euro max don't forget to friend us on facebook or check out our website for more on the program as always thanks for tuning in and we will see you again soon.
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