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Paris Invites You to Discover the Exhibition – Roman d’une Garde-Robe

On the occasion of the Fashion Week in Paris, the Hotel Banke invites you to discover an exhibition that will immerse you in the most famous maisons de haute couture from the beginning of the last century: Roman d’une Garde-Robe – Le chic d’une Parisienne de la Belle Epoque aux années 30. We met the exhibition curator, Sophie Grossiord, to learn more about it: “We conducted a proper investigation to create this exhibition. We followed the footsteps of Alice Alleaume, vendor at the Maison Chéruit, Place Vendôme. She is the main character of the exhibition and each of the 400 pieces we...
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Hotel Alexandra in Copenhagen Offers Rooms with Insight

Since 1910, guests at Hotel Alexandra have been able to enjoy the view from their rooms overlooking the Town Hall Square in Copenhagen, but now the hotel will also be able to offer guestsrooms that give insight into Danish furniture design. Hotel Alexandra did for some year ago opens its doors to a wholenew type of hotel room. Guests can book ”Retro design rooms” when they visit Copenhagen. The hotel has furnished many rooms with Danish furniture design by a number of the leading Danish furniture designers and architects. “We want to tell the guests a story when they stay at our hotel, andwe...
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Art’n Bloom, Brussels! – Fashion Edition 22/10

Art’n BLOOM! is an extraordinary event on the first floor of Hotel BLOOM, Brussels, a member of Epoque Hotels! For one day only, the hotel and meeting rooms become a non-permanent exhibition where young and upcoming talent get a free platform to display their work in an original way. The 7th edition will – like last year – offer an exciting smorgasbord of fashion talent. More than 18 rooms taken over by young and upcoming fashion designers, photographers and other artists: Ellen Vaneccelpoel – FLANEL / fashion design Vanessa Pinto / fashion art Julie Denis – JUDE COLLECTION / textile...
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Hotel Banke, Paris Represents an Exhibition Of Mr Jordi Clos’ Private Collection

Mr Jordi Clos, owner of the Derby Hotels Collection Group, is passionate about art and a great collector of art. He is also president of the Clos Archaeological Foundation (founded in 1993), and the Egyptian Museum of Barcelona (1994). In each of his hotels (Madrid, Barcelona, London and Paris), he puts emphasis on pieces from his collection to provide the place with a unique character. One can find anything from African sculptures, to jewels, contemporary paintings, works of art dating back to Ancient Egypt, India, the Greco‐Roman Empire, Papua New Guinea… He is a true art enthusiast (antique...
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Hotel Yi House, Beijing on the Conde Nast Traveler’s 2011 Hot List

Yi House Art Hotel 798, Beijing has been recognized among the 124 best hotels according to the Conde Nast Traveler 15th Annual Hot List 2011. It is also one of the 40 best hotels under $ 300. This year’s Conde Nast Traveler Hot List contains properties from  43 countries and six continents. The chosen hotels create a diverse group, from tree houses to farmhouses. The cost per night varies as well, from $ 75 for a hip room in Chicago to $2,040 for a private three-story riad in the center of Marrakech. Regardless of the variety, the hotels represents similar standard in their artful mix...
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