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Daily Archives: March 30, 2008

Color Chart at MoMA

Categories: Art + Graphics
Color Chart at MoMA

I was lucky enough to get to the Museum of Modern Art in New York this morning to see Color Chart: Reinventing Color, 1950 to Today.  Forty-four artists including Ellsworth Kelly, Andy Warhol, Gerhard Richter, and Damien Hirst explore ready-made color in various forms including paintings, sculpture and large art — Continue reading

Design Contest for Brazilian Students

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Design Contest for Brazilian Students

As one of the biggest retail companies in Brazil, and a reference in furniture and object design, Tok&Stok carried out for the third year, the Tok&Stok Design Award for students (only for Brazilian students). Like previous editions, this year the contest has a theme: study. The contestants must research what — Continue reading

Discarded, Recovered, Repurposed

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Discarded, Recovered, Repurposed

"SCRAPILE is the collaborative work of designers Bart Bettencourt and Carlos Salgado. Seeking to create a positive environmental impact with their work, these two have developed a unique method of collecting and repurposing discarded scraps of wood from New York’s woodworking industry."  No two designs are ever quite the same, — Continue reading