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Daily Archives: September 30, 2013

Forever Fashionable: 2 Days to Save on Knoll!

Categories: Art + Graphics, Furniture + Lighting
Forever Fashionable: 2 Days to Save on Knoll!

Graphic evidence that the visual panache of Knoll’s Tulip collection hasn’t wilted one bit 60 years after Eero Saarinen set out to rescue tables and chairs from the “slum of legs,” is this vignette by fashion illustrator Izak Zenou. In his playful, casually chic interior scene, created recently for Knoll, — Continue reading

Contemporary Oil Lamps in Copper and Glass

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Contemporary Oil Lamps in Copper and Glass

Swedish designers Mats Broberg & Johan Ridderstråle have given the humble oil lamp a sophisticated contemporary spin with this exquisitely refined series of Patina oil lamps. Available in three sizes, the lamps are comprised of two unadorned cylindrical forms—polished copper base and slender glass chimney—joined together by a delicately ornate — Continue reading

A New Magazine, Designed From the Heart

Categories: Art + Graphics
A New Magazine, Designed From the Heart

The art director Bob Newman, whose resume includes New York Magazine, Real Simple, and Fortune, and whose Newmanology website is a must for print design enthusiasts, suffered a debilitating injury this past spring. The fallout from this near-fatal event has been, among other things, a crushing financial toll on Newman — Continue reading