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Daily Archives: November 9, 2011

Formations By SPAN

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics
Formations By SPAN

Architects Matias del Campo and Sandra Manninger teamed up in 2003 to found the Viennese studio SPAN.  The team conceives of architecture as a process and works in the field of applied architectural theory.   For the MAK Center Gallery in Los Angeles  they created “Formations” an exhibit with installations based — Continue reading

Vid: Matthias Pliessnig Wraps a Thonet Chair

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Vid: Matthias Pliessnig Wraps a Thonet Chair

Loving this video of artist and furniture maker Matthias Pliessnig wrapping a Thonet chair. For those of you who don’t know, Michael Thonet pioneered the art of bending wood, forever opening up a whole new way of using wood in furniture design. The fact that Matthias Pliessnig is using wood—bending — Continue reading

Thanksgiving’s Coming: Get a Dining Table.

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Modern Holiday Ideas
Thanksgiving’s Coming: Get a Dining Table.

Is there a big pile of nothingness where there ought to be a sleek, stylish dining table in your house? Or do you have a table, but you just don’t love it? We’ve got the answers. The juicy, delicious, modern visual answers in the form of our wonderful dining room — Continue reading

Featured Artist: Andrea Pramuk

Categories: Art + Graphics
Featured Artist: Andrea Pramuk

Really enjoying the “After-life” series of paintings by Austin-based artist Andrea Pramuk; they’re very ethereal and dreamy. Made by puddles of color, they’re surprisingly deep–you feel like you could simply dive right into these paintings. Fairly small pieces, they’re made all the more potent because of their tiny size. We — Continue reading

Live Modern: Söderöra

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Live Modern: Söderöra

Ooh! This home we found on Architizer not only includes a tiny, pod-like modern shape and size, but it is also comfortably nestled amongst some nature. Two of our favorite things when we look for cool modern architecture! Seriously though, this one has some amazing views that were specifically framed. It’s almost — Continue reading