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Daily Archives: May 23, 2013

Edifice Complex

Categories: Art + Graphics
Edifice Complex

Dallas-based graphic designer Ryan M. Russell is the latest artist to enter the minimalist poster milieu, a visual  trend that has given pared-down, graphic expression to everything from television shows and films to Super Heroes and branches of philosophy. Russell, though, is the first to tackle architecture, and his poster series, — Continue reading

Lukki Ones

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, ICFF 2013
Lukki Ones

Making its North American debut at ICFF 2013 was Lukki, a reissued furniture series by Artek that was introduced in Milan earlier this spring. The four tubular steel and birch plywood pieces that comprise the Lukki line—3 chairs and a stool—were designed by Ilmari Tapiovaara over a 6-year period, spanning 1951-1956, — Continue reading

Clock Work

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Clock Work

Not the most famous of George Nelson’s clock designs, but a great beauty is this sculptural Pretzel Clock designed by George Nelson & Associates for Howard Miller Clock Company. Crafted from birch, enameled steel and aluminum, this is a vintage piece, dating back to the mid-1950′s, in excellent condition, and up for — Continue reading