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On the Brooklyn Waterfront, Fort Standard Creates Muscularly Minimal Furniture

On the Brooklyn Waterfront, Fort Standard Creates Muscularly Minimal Furniture

April 4, 2021
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Jewelry Adventurer Mimi Lipton Has Turned a Lifetime of Travel into a Most Unusual Collection

Jewelry Adventurer Mimi Lipton Has Turned a Lifetime of Travel into a Most Unusual Collection

March 28, 2021
Coco Chanel Loved Costume Jewels but Couldn’t Resist Designing with Diamonds

Coco Chanel Loved Costume Jewels but Couldn’t Resist Designing with Diamonds

March 14, 2021
The Hilma af Klint Effect: How the Future-Forward Painter Inspires Artists Today

The Hilma af Klint Effect: How the Future-Forward Painter Inspires Artists Today

March 14, 2021

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Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Pioneering L.A. Architect Paul R. Williams

Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Pioneering L.A. Architect Paul R. Williams

February 14, 2021
How Elizabeth Catlett Blazed a Trail for Black Women Artists

How Elizabeth Catlett Blazed a Trail for Black Women Artists

February 1, 2021
Parisian Designer Jean Dunand Created Art Deco Fantasies for His Famous Clientele

Parisian Designer Jean Dunand Created Art Deco Fantasies for His Famous Clientele

January 17, 2021
Jake Szymanski’s Bronx Apartment Is as Handsome as His Furniture Designs

Jake Szymanski’s Bronx Apartment Is as Handsome as His Furniture Designs

January 3, 2021
How Renaissance Man Pierre Cardin Became One of Fashion’s Biggest Names

How Renaissance Man Pierre Cardin Became One of Fashion’s Biggest Names

August 4, 2019

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Franck Evennou Sculpts Bronze Furniture with an Unexpected Twist

Franck Evennou Sculpts Bronze Furniture with an Unexpected Twist

December 6, 2020
French Designer Xavier Lavergne’s Tables Are Exemplars of Alchemy

French Designer Xavier Lavergne’s Tables Are Exemplars of Alchemy

November 22, 2020
Remarkably, Elizabeth Turk’s Sculptures Highlight the Lost Voices of Extinct Birds

Remarkably, Elizabeth Turk’s Sculptures Highlight the Lost Voices of Extinct Birds

November 1, 2020
The Work of French Mid-Century Designer Pierre Guariche Defines Good Taste

The Work of French Mid-Century Designer Pierre Guariche Defines Good Taste

October 25, 2020
Molteni Has Been at the Forefront of Modern Italian Design for Generations

Molteni Has Been at the Forefront of Modern Italian Design for Generations

October 11, 2020
Stephen Burks Is Working Hard to Diversify the Design World

Stephen Burks Is Working Hard to Diversify the Design World

September 27, 2020
Barovier&Toso Has Been Making Murano Magic for 700-Plus Years

Barovier&Toso Has Been Making Murano Magic for 700-Plus Years

September 27, 2020
Monique Péan Creates Exceptional Jewels You Can Feel Good about Wearing

Monique Péan Creates Exceptional Jewels You Can Feel Good about Wearing

September 13, 2020
The Secret Ingredient of Paris Essex’s ‘Crazy Blankets’ Is . . . Friendship

The Secret Ingredient of Paris Essex’s ‘Crazy Blankets’ Is . . . Friendship

August 16, 2020
10 Reasons Art Collectors Are Obsessed with Andy Warhol

10 Reasons Art Collectors Are Obsessed with Andy Warhol

July 12, 2020
From the Garden Egg Chair to ‘Frameless’ Tables, Ghyczy Designs Pieces That Endure

From the Garden Egg Chair to ‘Frameless’ Tables, Ghyczy Designs Pieces That Endure

May 31, 2020
A Short History of the World’s Most Iconic Designs

A Short History of the World’s Most Iconic Designs

April 19, 2020
Eileen Gray’s Deco Designs Launched Modernism. That Was Just the Beginning

Eileen Gray’s Deco Designs Launched Modernism. That Was Just the Beginning

April 12, 2020
The Couple behind Material Lust Show Us around Their Live-Work Loft

The Couple behind Material Lust Show Us around Their Live-Work Loft

April 5, 2020
Marcel Wanders Thinks Design Should Be Playful, Romantic and Surreal

Marcel Wanders Thinks Design Should Be Playful, Romantic and Surreal

March 1, 2020
Hella Jongerius Pushes the Limits of Looms

Hella Jongerius Pushes the Limits of Looms

February 23, 2020
It’s Time to Shine a New Light on Legendary Italian Maker FLOS

It’s Time to Shine a New Light on Legendary Italian Maker FLOS

February 16, 2020
Hands Down, Pedro Friedeberg’s Mexico City Home Is a Surrealist Delight

Hands Down, Pedro Friedeberg’s Mexico City Home Is a Surrealist Delight

February 16, 2020
Lara Bohinc Designs Luxe Furniture with an Otherworldly Appeal

Lara Bohinc Designs Luxe Furniture with an Otherworldly Appeal

January 26, 2020
Why Italian Architect and Designer Piero Lissoni’s Name Is Everywhere

Why Italian Architect and Designer Piero Lissoni’s Name Is Everywhere

January 19, 2020
French Creator Pierre Bonnefille Has a Way with Glittering Surfaces

French Creator Pierre Bonnefille Has a Way with Glittering Surfaces

January 12, 2020
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