real art for a fictitious world.

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sigh… holly golightly (the heroine of the 1961 classic, breakfast at tiffany’s). she is so elegant, so beautiful, and oh, so lost. you know what i’m going to suggest, right? yes! art!!! ok. i added the art part to that quote, but she needs it right? right! i’m sure it would make her feel so much more at home in her bare apartment that she shares with... 
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real art for a fictitious world.

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remember me? it’s danielle from the jealous curator! i’ve been away for awhile, but i’m finally back, and boy oh boy i am soooo excited about this new series. yes, i’m buying art for some very interesting clients – the totally fictitious kind! first up, one of my most favorite movie characters, margot tenenbaum of wes anderson’s “the... 
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the jealous curator. art goes here.

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hi everyone! so, i love minimalism as much as the next guy, but this dining room (in portugal) is pretty much a curators dream, no? ooh, look at all of those white walls! the other thing i noticed, other than those white walls, was the little pop of color in the form of oranges (or maybe lemons?) in the bowl on the table. ok, let’s go with that: six tiny, rich, colorful,... 
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tastes orangey | a giveaway.

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Pee Wee Herman summed up Clare Elsaesser’s feelings towards the good things in life in an episode of Pee Wee’s Playhouse about popsicle making: “mmmmm, tastes orangey.” northern california artist Clare Elsaesser opened her etsy shop tastes orangey in this spirit and began painting full time and has been supporting herself through art sales since 2009.... 
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step into the salon.

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i love a lovely salon, or home gallery of vintage portraits and paintings. the more personal the better, and the more unusual — well let’s just say i’ve got a thing for the unique, whether it’s the unexpected placement or the painting itself. it’s why i’ve held on to good old rico suave for so long, but lately i just can’t seem to... 
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