Figurative painter Silvio Porzionato paints photorealistic works in acrylic or oil using colorful palettes or black and white. His paintings are frequently large scale of personal reflections on men and women that he often bases on photographs of himself and his friends. Featured image: Black Series #28, oil on canvas.
All about Prada at Bergdorf Goodman, NY.
Giò Ponti and Piero Fornasetti – Unique “Madrepore” dining table and set of four armchairs, 1950. Lithographic transfer-printed wood, painted wood, brass, glass, silk. Phillips Auction, New York. Designed by Ponti, made by the master cabinetmaker, Giordano Chiesa, and decorated by Fornasetti.
Jean Royère and Gianfranco Frattini chairs from the 1950’s at Phillips Auction, New York.
Fashion with the right attitude by Max Mara.
Francesca Pasquali – Plastic Resonance exhibit at Leila Heller Gallery, New York. Italian artist uses drinking straws in these pieces to great visual effect.
Masterful glass piece from Italian artist Lino Tagliapietra as seen at the Heller Gallery in NYC. Truly exquisite!
Dolce and Gabbana lace slippers As seen in Saks Fifth Avenue – feminine, pretty and luxurious. Love the colors and the jewelry accents on this season’s collections.