Michael Boyd digs into the aesthetic legacy of mid-century-modern Southern California designer Craig Ellwood.
The sudden passing of collector Peggy Cooper Cafritz invites a look back at and celebration of a life filled with activism, advocacy and art.
The public art projects masterminded by this ingeniously creative duo have commanded crowds from New York to Berlin, Chicago to Paris.
The famed 20th-century artist's life story proves as moving and colorful as his most seminal works.
When it comes to holiday gifts, it’s hard to go wrong with a beautiful and smart book — especially compared with a chunky sweater or a dreary gift certificate. You’d have to be pretty Scrooge-like indeed to turn up your nose at the following six volumes, which take the world of design seriously, but not too soberly. All demonstrate the magic that can happen when the elements of the physical world are arranged just so. Something transcendent occurs, and isn’t that what the holidays are all about?
The residences that this dynamic husband-and-wife duo — he a fashion designer and creative director, she an interior decorator and antiquaire — have created for themselves are filled with a hauntingly beautiful, rule-breaking mix of furniture and fine art.
Now in its third decade but as vital as ever, the storied New York City decorating firm has devoted itself to celebrating the alchemy that can happen in an interior when old meets new.
This contemporary chronicler of the affluent captures her subjects in their natural habitats — although not necessarily at their happiest moments.
The images captured by Miguel Flores-Vianna offer a unique view into the homes — and the lives — of some of the world's most creative individuals.
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