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The Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus Ohio, Mark Bradford, and me.

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The Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus Ohio, Mark Bradford, and me.

Happy Monday – Blog2Modern Readers, I haven't had a chance to post an entry in a while, due to the fact that I am currently in Columbus, Ohio at the Wexner Center for the Arts (!!!)  I was invited (in August) to do a large-scale solo installation in the lobby — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
2Modern Design Brief

Nature Inspired trends and visual delights from the design world…. Tree bark, Tree stumps, Tree cross-sections…whatever your name for this trend it's big and getting bigger! This tree inspired rug was spotted on BLTD. A trend that crosses all mediums of design…spotted – Bark inspired footwear! Found on Design Scene. — Continue reading

Modern Kids/Baby Gear

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Modern Kids/Baby Gear

This weekend was one of my best-friend’s baby shower. The time is coming where many friends are married; this is the fourth baby of the year.  All these showers have forced me to learn about all cacophony of baby gear that parents seemingly need. I am on a never-ending search — Continue reading

It’s hot, get naked.

Categories: Art + Graphics, Local + Travel, News + Events + Contests
It’s hot, get naked.

Spencer Tunick, an artist who is famous for working with hundreds of nude bodies in his photographs since the mid-90′s is in the midst of several current projects including tackling each state in the US. above: “Mexico City 1 (Zócalo, MUCA/UNAM Campus)”, 2007 His work has spawned an unofficial website/blog — Continue reading

Welcome Back W Magazine

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Welcome Back W Magazine

The new September issue of W Magazine and with it's new editor Stefano Tonchi seems to have begun a re-emergence or rebirth of the magazine itself after what seems to have been months of emptiness or nonexistence. It's as if our first signs of the cooling of Fall have been — Continue reading

I want to live there.

Categories: Fashion + Trends
I want to live there.

I am in love with this amazing house built into a hill in Switzerland, called Villa Vals. It was designed by Christian Muller Architects. You can stay there, too! Do I smell a honeymoon?          Via Black Eiffel       

032c

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, News + Events + Contests
032c

I've just recently caught onto 032c Magazine after reading an in-depth interview with one of my fave designers, Rick Owens. Published bi-yearly out of Berlin, 032c "is a contemporary culture magazine that fiercely believes in the intelligence of its readers and rises to the challenge of surprising them….it is both — Continue reading

Did you know that LACMA actually stands for “Lame Artists Create Most Art”?

Categories: Art + Graphics, DIY + How To, Fashion + Trends, News + Events + Contests
Did you know that LACMA actually stands for “Lame Artists Create Most Art”?

Rainn Wilson, known best as Dwight on The Office, took over the Twitter feed of LACMA for a project titled “I HATE LACMA,” offering his personal list of “many, many reasons why never to go to LACMA.” Rainn Wilson is one of the most followed celebrities on Twitter and LACMA is — Continue reading

An old one but a good one

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
An old one but a good one

Pashley Cycles Light weight, faster, carbon fiber are all good things in their proper place. If you aren't putting in the long miles in preparation for the Spring Classics or the Tour de France and are genuinely in love with all things bicycle you might consider taking a look at — Continue reading

On the white path again

Categories: Fashion + Trends
On the white path again

Roland Bello  photographs still life, food, interiors and fashion. The pictures in this post represent only a small portion of his work and style. For more Roland Bello   These pictures in the white scheme stand for simplicity,purity and quietness. White is one of the colors found in the minimalism palette. — Continue reading

Holly Fulton for Smythson…

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Holly Fulton for Smythson…

I am eager in anticipation for the release of Scottish Designer Holly Fulton's collaboration with the infamous stationary company Smythson. Holly Fulton took details from the styles seen in her ready-to-wear spring / summer 2011 collection and brought them to life while designing leather journals, diaries and notecards for Smythson. With the — Continue reading

“Red has never looked so right”

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
“Red has never looked so right”

The Givenchy 2010 Fall Campaign has received a lot of buzz in the fashion industry. The invigorating red that pervaded the campaign's palate got the same amount of attention from the media as the transsexual model in the ad! In a season full of neutral colors, the media responded positively. — Continue reading

Lugging With Color

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects
Lugging With Color

Paul Smith Wash bag and Courier Bag @Rapha It sometimes seems like carrying our things around with us feels like being owned. If you're going to carry your things around with you, as most of us have to, why do it in black nylon with a sense of military precision — Continue reading

Bridget Riley – A study in movement and color

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Bridget Riley – A study in movement and color

When I think about Art that I love, the list is long and always getting longer. There is no shortage of great artwork in studios, galleries, museums, public places, and private homes. The internet allows us to take a guest visit into somewhere else with the ability to look privately. — Continue reading

A lady writing a letter…

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends
A lady writing a letter…

My favorite painting is "A lady writing a letter" by the 17th century Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer. I remember falling in love with the modern dress style of the lady writing a letter. I saw the pearls that are  synonymous with Jackie O… a 3/4 sleeve jacket reminiscent of Grace Kelly… and — Continue reading

Rapha Cycling Classics Visit NYC for 3 months

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Kids + Baby, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Rapha Cycling Classics Visit NYC for 3 months

Rapha a British based maker of cycling clothing and gear in classical style has decided to give its NY audience a hands on experience of their gear and aesthetic. In saying hands on we mean the full blown experience including Tour de France memorabilia, their vintage Citroen delivery van from — Continue reading

Still single?

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Still single?

This Day Carry Canvas bag put a smile on my face :-) www.day.dk  

Brooches!

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Brooches!

I love the idea of a good brooch, and these by Little Sister Designs are the cream of the crop! They are made from silver with a piece of black acrylic sandwiched between them.

Plastic bag shoe

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Sustainability
Plastic bag shoe

I have to admit that i`m kind of a shopaholic. I`m not at all an expert on the subject, but I do love fashion and read loads of blogs and magazines. Of course my budget is not enough to keep up with all those gorgeous Balmains and Miu Mius, so — Continue reading

Dapper Beer

Categories: Fashion + Trends
Dapper Beer

I can safely say that this is the first time I might feel comfortable getting fashion advice from a beer. Awesome package design by dd|a: “We at dd|a are brand zealots and proud of it. There’s no brand half full or brand half empty here; our brand cup overfloweth. Indeed, — Continue reading