Recent Desirables...

ALDO BAKKER

February 19, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
ALDO BAKKER

This is an Artisan who believes to quote: “My objects should be able to create a space around themselves, to define their context on their own.  I question their meaning and, hence, their use. In the ideal case an object acquires a status that legitimizes itself independently of their surroundings.” His designs forces you to […]

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SKLO

February 27, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More
SKLO

Is this a two-pronged strategy?  Absolutely Yes!  SKLO is a collaboration between Pavel Hanousek, and a husband & wife team of designers Karen Gilbert and Paul Pavlak.  This is an interesting combination; Hanousek brings his knowledge of his native Czech glassblowing and fueses it with Gilbert’s and Pavlak’s multi-disciplinary approach to art and design.  I […]

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Harlem Fine Arts Show

January 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Harlem Fine Arts Show

The Harlem Fine Arts Show is gearing up for its 5th year of celebrating the dynamic and diversified artistic endeavors of today’s African-American artist community, and the galleries that showcase their fine works of art! This annual show provides a venue for both the serious and novice art collector.  I’ve gone to this event a […]

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Projects With Raison d’être

January 5, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Projects With Raison d’être

We recently got a request referencing this previous post about SKITSCH.  Their products are qualitative craftsmanship at its best and known as a company that focuses on emerging designers and artisans. The request was from a design enthusiast wanting the cost of this fabulous Floor Lamp! The cost is 750.00€ (about $951.86 USD).  Click here […]

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Andrew Suvalsky Designs

October 12, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Andrew Suvalsky Designs

We recently got an update from this talented Interior Designer Andrew Suvalsky sharing with us the completion of a new project for a New York Upper West Side apartment tagging it as “a colorful West Side Pad with Hudson River views.”  Colorful to say the least! I think Andy’s style is fabulous.  His use of […]

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Fine Artist Applied Design

September 28, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Fine Artist Applied Design

Fine Artist / Applied Design are phrases Rachel O’Neill uses on her website (click here) and it’s the perfect way to describe her limited edition pieces.  Her designs are a wonderfully playful mix of tactile materials used to create objects that have fluidity and often an amorphous visual quality. I met this Northern Irish designer at […]

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Joe Castillo’s SandStory

August 29, 2012 | By | Reply More
Joe Castillo’s SandStory

I was so inspired to do a quick post about this new artist I discovered on America’s Got Talent!  New to me, but not new to thousands of fans and followers he’s known internationally as an artist, author, and storyteller.  Joe Castillo’s artwork is amazing!  I really felt enthused seeing him create his beautiful artwork […]

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Paul Richard Artist

August 17, 2012 | By | 5 Replies More
Paul Richard Artist

I went to a gallery reception the other day and discovered a really unique artist by the name of Paul Richard.  Apparently (based on a little research I did) he’s also known in New York as a street artist with a radical twist. His work has been exhibited at the Whitney Museum and Guggenheim Museum, but […]

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Desirable Living

July 19, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
Desirable Living

I’m a firm believer in creating your living space to  be a haven from your day-to-day daily activities, a place and a dwelling that can uplift your spirit and re-energize your life.  Well the below photographs of this penthouse loft does exactly that if only in my imagination.  This multi-million dollar loft was designed by […]

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AELLON FURNITURE & UHURU DESIGNS

June 25, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
AELLON FURNITURE & UHURU DESIGNS

Check out this video from a new furniture design company called AELLON (pronounced Ay-lahn). They’re in the process of launching their GLOBAL INSPIRED SUSTAINABLE FURNITURE line and working with one of my favorite artisan, craftsman, designer of sustainable furnishings – UHURU DESIGNS. UHURU DESIGN’s CAPSULE COLLECTION (click here to check out a previous post we did […]

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