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Daily Archives: January 23, 2013

Pleasing Curves by Charles Kaplan

Categories: Art + Graphics
Pleasing Curves by Charles Kaplan

  Curves in stone seems against nature, yet man has been creating curves out of stone for centuries.   It takes great skill to transform hard Carrara marble into sensuous shapes of legs and arms.  Even more so, in my humble opinion, to wield the tools creating biomorphic forms in the — Continue reading

Design Rewind: Marüshka’s Retro Prints

Categories: Art + Graphics
Design Rewind: Marüshka’s Retro Prints

Marüshka was originally founded in 1972 in Michigan and became  famous for their popular method of hand-printing and silk-screening decorative canvases. Super popular in the 1970s and 1980s, you often saw these affordable wall art pieces in commercial spaces as well as residential homes. Now prized by vintage-loving collectors, these — Continue reading

Landon Metz’s Subtle & Soft Organic Abstracts

Categories: Art + Graphics
Landon Metz’s Subtle & Soft Organic Abstracts

Soft, organic, subtle, haunting, sad, promising — Landon Metz’s abstract paintings are all these things and more, and his work from 2012 is a mixture of all the best things he creates. Using colors expertly, Landon’s created these tiny microcosms that make you almost wish you could zoom in and see — Continue reading

Kriladesign’s Modern & Tech-y Lights

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Kriladesign’s Modern & Tech-y Lights

Cool lights! We came across this album on Google + (did you know 2Modern is on Google +) full of some colorful and modern lights that definitely sport an awesome shape and look to be flexible as all get out! Made by Italian brand Kriladesign, the Krila design collection is a — Continue reading