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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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Fine Artist Applied Design

December 9, 2014 | 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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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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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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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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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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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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