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Projects With Raison d’être

January 20, 2015 | 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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SKLO

January 13, 2015 | 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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ALDO BAKKER

January 5, 2015 | 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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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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GIN ART & DESIGN

June 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
GIN ART & DESIGN

Upon meeting this designer I feel in love with his emerging and forward approach in creating his designs.  GIN ART & DESIGN is a Bespoke Furniture & Design, Sculpture/Art  lifestyle brand studio that was created in 2009, by Orlando Dominguez, Founder, Artist & Creative Director.  Orlando has an unusual way of refurbishing a product’s life […]

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ALDO BAKKER

June 5, 2012 | By | 3 Replies 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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Dale Chihuly American Glass Sculptor

June 2, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Dale Chihuly American Glass Sculptor

I always found the skill of creating art and sculptors made of glass remarkable, but this artist’s craft is simply amazing and unique. We didn’t get a chance to collaborate with him to ascertain some of his images or conduct an interview, so just click onto the following links to see examples of his unique […]

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London Underground

May 31, 2012 | By | Reply More
London Underground

Lighting, Furniture, Accessories…”To Illuminate And Furnish The Future.” I love this design house, Tom Dixon is simply a global force as an amazing designer and artisan. I have often seen his work in Architectural Digest, dwell, and Monocle just to mention a few design aficionado publications. The past week New York City was alive with […]

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ROUGH & READY FURNITURE and OBJECTS

May 21, 2012 | By | Reply More
ROUGH & READY FURNITURE and OBJECTS

VANJA BAZDULJ is the London based designer of ROUGH & READY an experimental furniture morphology inspired by exploring the potentials of the imperfect, human, unpredictable and the unfinished “finish” look/aesthetic.  She’s a designer and an “artisan” in the truest sense inspired by the visual arts, nature or (as referenced) “just walking through an urban-scape” excited […]

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IMAKE Studio

May 3, 2012 | By | Reply More
IMAKE Studio

IMAKE Studio is having a special Mother’s Day promotion.  Visit IMAKE on Facebook (click here) to enter into a sweepstakes to win a Muga Net scarf from their DREAMWEAVE collection! I simply love this design studio.  DREAMWEAVE is a collection of fabrics and home furnishing products made with hand-loomed silks woven by women in the […]

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