He dreamed instead, he said, of using the collection to create a museum, one blending their Old Master drawings, Renaissance bronzes, paintings, sculptures, furniture and memorabilia with the finest examples of Saint Laurent fashion designs. "It would have been a museum that married art with...

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December 23,2011 I'm thinking the term "curator" shouldn't be thrown out just yet. What we know as digital curation is such a unique beast that no other word seems to really fit. Traditional curators are often degree-holding specialists trusted with their materials. Translating this idea to...

often associated with fashion and style, and when creating the website I remembered this phrase from when I used to try to learn Italian. It fit perfectly with the concept of the site as Ben Trovato in Italian means "Well found", and Ben Trovato Blog is about spotlighting the undiscovered...

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January 26,2012 Under a new deal between the two companies, Netflix users won't just have to wait 56 days to rent Warner Bros. movies on DVD. They'll have to wait 28 days to add the movies to their queues. Also under this new deal, pirated movies remain free of charge, free of...

December 30,2011 Men Fashion WOMEN shop, men stockpile. That's one theory, anyway, of how men buy clothes differently from women... Here, stylish New Yorkers reflect on their wardrobe hoarding. PAUL SEVIGNY, D.J., NIGHT-LIFE IMPRESARIO For a time, A.P.C. was making great cotton...

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Writing to a friend in 1754, Walpole explained an unexpected discovery he had just made by reference to a Persian fairy tale, "The Three Princes of Serendip". The princes, he told his correspondent, were "always making discoveries, by accidents and sagacity, of things which they were not in...

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