Life in North Korea not so many aspects, subject to change. And if something changes, then only with the approval of the authorities. How do I find the correspondent of The Guardian Oliver Wainwright, was no exception and the local architecture: North Korean leader Kim Jong UN announced a new architectural era. However, she has come so far, only in Pyongyang with its illusion of prosperity, high rates of construction and periodic executions of architects.
After a devastating U.S. bombing in 1951, Pyongyang was rebuilt almost from scratch. The construction of “Grand garden of Juche architecture” reached its peak in 1980-e years thanks to the financial support of the USSR: it then began to build a triangular rügen hotel with five revolving restaurants on top, not completed to this day. However, since then, Pyongyang has remained socialist realism in the spirit of construction, combining monumentalism and militarism, visual images of Stalin’s Empire and Korean folklore.
“Architectural era” Kim Jong UN remains true to the tradition, but in a different way: first, construction is underway on the money already Chinese investors, and secondly, much attention has been paid to the entertainment industry. If all over the world North Korean leader know by frequent nuclear threats and ruthless executions of undesirables, at home Continue reading
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Wedding dresses, the tradition of Asia
Since ancient times, choosing a wedding dress, people sought to protect their future family from evil spirits, misfortune and destruction. The symbolism of wedding dresses of different peoples of Asia were chosen not randomly, but based on habitat conditions of the people. These include climatic conditions and ways of obtaining food, and basic crafts of a people.
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Japanese style in clothing
Not so long ago Japan was closed government. Everything new hardly penetrated to this country. The Europeans are also reluctant to accept anything that concerns Japanese culture. Japan – a land of ancient traditions. But what is the Japanese style of dress . Do the Japanese still wear kimonos? But no, modern Japanese style of dress for several years does not descend from the catwalks, and is very popular among women of all ages.
Japanese style of dress helped to dilute traditional European style. The Japanese add to fashion their own identities and the riot of colors, the layering, the combination of incongruous things. Therefore, Japanese clothing unlike European traditional her calm and laconic. Despite all the peculiarities of his style, the Japanese manage not to look gaudy.
Decoration in Japanese style
Every Japanese fashionista is decorated with different accessories. The course is all – bracelets, pins, brooches, colored prints. Every Japanese women have a whole box with all kinds of ornaments. In Japan, fashion jewelry, hand made – it is the beads, bracelets, and also handbags and embroidery. Especially popular themselves to decorate the bags or the handbags. Even if the bag is bought Continue reading