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Holiday Windows 2014: Barneys Gets Baz Dazzled

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New York–Prepare to be (Baz)Dazzled! Baz Luhrmann, the spectacle-loving director/producer/writer from Down Under, transforms Barneys New York holiday windows into yet another eye-popping even of theatrical proportions. Here, he takes basic human themes (like “Truth”) and turns them into something otherworldy. Live, scheduled performances (a celestial ice princess, a wise …

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Baz Luhrmann Creates Barneys Holiday Windows

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New York– Barneys New York enlisted filmmaker Baz Luhrmann and his wife, Oscar-winning costume designer Catherine Martin, to create holiday-themed windows and displays for the luxury retailer’s Manhattan flagship. The project, which also included live performances and an invitation-only dinner last week at the nearby Central Park Zoo, was called …

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Barneys Announces Holiday 2014 Theme: BAZ DAZZLED

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New York—Barneys New York announced today the 2014 Holiday campaign: BAZ DAZZLED Holiday; a collaboration with world renowned writer/directo/producer Baz Luhrmann and designer Catherine Martin. A multi-platform initiative, BAZ DAZZLED Holiday will merge the visual language of Luhrmann’s award winning film work with the wit and surprise of the legendary …

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Barneys Agrees to Pay $525K in Racial Profiling Settlement

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New York—The news reports last fall that African-American and Latino customers at Barneys were singled out for greater security surveillance were apparently true. According to statement released today from New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman following an investigation showed “disproportionate number of African-American and Latino customers being detained for …