Useful Links

Links to quality websites of interest to vintage art afficionados

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Here is a center of invention putting new verve into the notion of vintage. In December, 2012,
I Desire Vintage Posters entered into a collaboration with FOSSIL FINDS.

A)Visual and Decorative Arts and Design

1. Rene Wanner

www.posterpage.ch

An amazingly comprehensive view of vintage posters activity.

2. iantiques

www.iantiquesguide.com

A cornucopea of antiques websites

3. Ephemera Society of America

www.ephemerasociety.org

A key portal for antique and nostalgia resources

4.The Wolfsonian Foundation

www.wolfsonian.org

Scholarly and fabulously-endowed design promoter and educator

5. Design Museum

http://designmuseum.org/

A comprehensive look at design.

6. Artcyclopedia

www.artcyclopedia.com

There is ample information about major poster artists on this website.

Artcyclopedia

7. Forbes Magazine

This highly esteemed publication has consistently tracked our website through a number of years

Forbes

8. The Good Web Guide for the Best of Worldwide Shopping

http://www.thegoodwebguide.co.uk/index.php?art_id=180

For a great selection of wall decor, the vintage poster site of I Desire is a noted destination! "In a field where informative material is scarce, this otherwise commercial website is better than most."

9. Art Gallery of Ontario

www.ago.net/

Art Matters here! A superb collection of visually stimulating art in a beautifully transformed space (2008) by Toronto-born, Frank Gehry.

10. Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum New York, NY

http://ndm.si.edu/

A museum devoted exclusively to historic and contemporary design.

11. http://www.artdecocollection.com

For the finest in European Art Deco furniture, glass, silver, ceramics, cocktail accessories, art, clocks, carpets and more.......

Forbes

12. Vintage Style Graphics by Angela Patchell (2010)

www.vizebooks.com

Here is an exciting resource, inasmuch as it envisages vintage graphics being very compelling to twenty-first century designers and lively minds.

13. Dutch portal about prints

http://www.opzijnbest.nl/informatie-over-prenten_3196.htm

14. An amazing array of mosaic art by distinguished French mosaic artisan. We have a beautiful collection in our studio. Please visit Christine's gallery at:http://www.chris-crepet.fr/

B) Choice Vintage Fashion Stores: "There will always be a longing for things rare & fine. . ."

1. The Red Velvet Shoe

http://theredvelvetshoe.typepad.com/boutique/

2. Lulu's Vintage

http://store.lulusvintage.com/

3. Vintage Secret

4.Woodlands Farm Vintage

http://www.woodlandfarmsantiques.com/

5.Vintage Virtuosa

http://www.vintagevirtuosa.com/
C) Other approaches to a vintage tone

1. ARACELI'S ILLUSTRATIVE CERAMICS

http://aracelirobledo.com/

Enjoy Araceli's amazing work consisting of fine drawings hand painted on uniquely created porcelain bowls and dishes.

2. Zelda Magazine

http://www.zeldamag.com/

From the beginnings of the 20th century to the Golden Era of Hollywood,Zelda brings the love of this age to life in paper. Zelda is where the past meets the presence with reverence and revelry

3. James Clark's Film Journal

http://www.ratherhavetheblues.com/

An ongoing and interactive investigation into the Old World and New World.

4. Journal of the Print World

http://www.journaloftheprintworld.com/

Devoted to opening eyes to the beauty of works of art on paper.

5. Film Noir

http://filmsnoir.net

A rich compendium of information and poetry about the dark side of the art deco era.