Willem De Kooning – Untitled I, 1979 oil on canvas. Christie’s, NY.
Here are a few brilliant works with golden touches in the compositions. Featured image: Alejandro Puente – Cuatro Estaciones, 1970 acrylic on canvas in 4 parts.
Hans Hofmann – Setting Sun II, 1957 oil on canvas.
NY NOW and Shoppe Object shows were in New York last week with great success. Both events made it clear that innovation, craftsmanship and imagination are still in abundance from the many makers and designers who showcased their products. Featured image: Aplat Culinary Design Collection at Shoppe Object Shoppe Object NY NOW
Beautifully elegant handcrafted lighting from Allied Maker, with New York based design and manufacturing studio features modern yet timeless works. The inspiration for these pieces is fueled by an obsession with natural materials such as Brass, Glass, and Hardwoods along with a love for artisan craftsmanship. Allied Maker also collaborate with local makers and designers… Continue reading Allied Maker
Happy 2020! Starting off the year thinking of how to make this year better than past ones. One major focus is sustainability which encompasses many things including climate change and human rights. I had the pleasure of attending last month a sustainability press conference at the United Nations Headquarters in NY with Texpertise Network of… Continue reading Sustainable Development Goals
Perfect imperfections at Society Limonta’s new store in SoHo. The Limonta Group is a historic textile company based in Costa Masnaga (in northern Italy) and founded at the end of the 19th century. They created Society Limonta with a passion for home decoration and a preference towards natural materials. For them luxury in an understated,… Continue reading Society Limonta
The eight edition of Salon Art + Design is back at the Park Avenue Armory in New York City featuring some of the world’s best design in vintage, modern and contemporary works. There are 56 galleries from 14 countries spotlighting the trends of collectible design from a highly curated mixture fine art and interior pieces.… Continue reading Where Fine Art Collectors Go
Another fabulous edition of Holiday House NYC is back again featuring equally fabulous designers all creating rooms for a cause…supporting the fight against breast cancer. This year the Showhouse is located in a five story townhouse at 125 E65th Street, designed by renowned architect Charles A. Platt. It is currently open to the public through… Continue reading Designing For A Cure
Amy Sherald – “the heart of the matter…” exhibition at Hauser & Wirth, New York. Drawing upon the American Realist tradition, Amy Sherald documents the contemporary black experience through her paintings. Sherald debuts a collection of new paintings at her first Hauser & Wirth exhibition that reinforces the multiplicities of African-American life and invites viewers… Continue reading The Heart Of The Matter