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BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir and Canadian Museum of Cultural Heritage of Indo-Canadians

Description: The detail view of the temple shows the large staircase and intricately carved arcade at the top of the stairs. However, also shown is signage showing the temple is currently not open.
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Date: 2007
Creator: Papadopoulos and Pradhan Architects
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BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir and Canadian Museum of Cultural Heritage of Indo-Canadians

Description: The view shows the main facade of the temple with its richly decorated spires and domes, large staircase and arcade portico. Perpendicular to the facade is a long and narrow reflecting pool.
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Date: 2007
Creator: Papadopoulos and Pradhan Architects
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Light in a Far Field

Description: Painting of green, gray, red and peach featuring a grassy landscape with multiple trees and red flowers; light smudge rendering.
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Date: 2001
Creator: Phelan, Ellen

Evening Gown

Description: Gown of silver metallic fabric with pointed waistline and large gray metallic floral accent at left shoulder; wide full-length skirt of silver metallic over black/gray petticoat of stiffened net, with a layer of white tulle over the petticoat.
Date: 2007
Creator: Posen, Zachary E.

Pumps

Description: Pair of velour, canvas, and leather pumps. Designed with pointed toes, the pumps have uppers of bright green, red, and navy velour, and black canvas in lengthwise stripes. Along bottom edge of upper is a pebbled leather band which is textured to resemble alligator and which is accented with brown stitching. Stiletto heel 3" in height covered with same textured leather. Suspended from top edge of heel is a gold charmed shaped as an "R". Maker's mark stamped in gold inside shoe: "[R logo] Roberta di Camerina" Stamped on sole: "Vero / Cuoio" and "37". Applied sticker on sole with pictograms indicating which parts are leather.
Date: 2009
Creator: Roberta di Camerino (Venice, Italy)

Sandals

Description: Pair of woman's sandals of pink and silver metallic leather, white leather, and black patent leather. Insole/sole of silver leather with pink leather inner section. Across instep is narrow band of pink, white, and black leather segments set with a single square black faceted gem mounted in silver colored metal. A second matching strap extends from insole, curves across instep, threads through a similar band, then continues around back of heel and back down to reattach to insole on same side it began. This band also set with two square faceted black gems. 3" high spike heel is thick, covered with black patent leather on sides and back and brown leather as sole on front. Designer/Maker's label stamped on insole at heel: "RODO / Since / 1956" within wreath. Impressed in sole: "RODO / [outline of hide] Vero / Cuoio / Made in Italy / 36" With applied sticker on sole showing pictograms indicating what materials make up the parts of the shoe.
Date: 2009
Creator: Rodo (Florence, Italy)

Dress

Description: Dress of dark red silk. Full length; empire waist; v-neck with detail stitching; darker red rough silk weave inserts at shoulders and extending from sides to back; sleeveless; low back has partially attached fabric drape; back has curved seams with triangular openings that reveal red iridescent silk taffeta lining; center back zipper. Designer's label inside: "Chado / Ralph Rucci" Content label inside: "100% / Silk"
Date: 2000~
Creator: Rucci, Ralph

Platform Pumps

Description: Platform pumps of tan Napa leather. The shoes are created so that seven spaced bands of leather rise from the 1" platform and wrap around a single main strap that runs from throat and around heel. The spacing of the bands create an open toe and open sections along the sides of the feet. The 4" modified continental stacked heel is rounded at back and sides and straight across front, and tapers sharply to base. Designer's label inset in sole: "dusica / kotur / sacks hand made in it italy"
Date: 2009
Creator: Sacks, Dusica

MAMAC, Bird Head/Eagle Totem Series

Description: The totem shaped sculpture includes a large bird, a bright yellow mask and a pale pink human figure on a bright blue pole and is situated by a body of water. The surface is treated in a mosaic fashion with brightly colored glasses and mirrors, shells, and pebbles.
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Date: 2000
Creator: Saint-Phalle, Niki de

Pumps

Description: Pair of woman's pumps of bright tan / golden / honey colored leather. Designed with pointed toes, the shoes have horizontal black stitching following the shape of the shoes over all of the surfaces, creating a striped effect. 4 1/2" spike heel covered with the same leather. Designer's label of tooled copper leather inset in insole: "Rupert Sanderson / London" Impressed in sole: "38"; "Rupert Sanderson"; "Vero Cuoio" and "Made in Italy"
Date: 2009
Creator: Sanderson, Rupert

Gown

Description: Gown of purple-gray pleated chiffon embellished with beads, sequins, and gems surrounding flat silver metal rectangles; bodice is strapless with constructed bust and princess seams; full-length skirt is heavily embellished with purple-gray feathers; lined in plum silk satin. b) Vest of flat silver metal rectangles surrounded by beads, sequins, and gems trimmed and embellished with purple-gray feathers; lined in plum silk satin.
Date: 2007
Creator: Szczesny, Stefan

La Dama Iberica

Description: The side view of the sculpture consists of a disc shape covered in dark blue pieces of mosaic. The sculpture sits at a street intersection.
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Date: 2007
Creator: Valdes, Manolo