Monthly Archives: September 2011

ART FRIDAY: BE AN ARTIST

Vintage ads can make great art. This one, from a bygone era, feels very Mad Men. Sign us up today! -Post Card printed by Quantity Postcards- Cheers – to a lucky weekend!

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Karl Lagerfeld Draws at Collete Paris

A little bit of Lagerfeld, a little bit of Collete, a lot of perfection… ps. the best way to watch this video, is with the volume turned up, way up

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WALLPAPER

This isn’t your grandma’s wallpaper! Make your entire wall a work of art by adding graphic prints, hand-crafted designs and bold colors. Quirky print by artist Polly Apfelbaum features more than a hundred different typographical symbols in a playfully loud … Continue reading

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ART FRIDAY: REX RAY

“Amorospore”, 2011, 55″ x 55″ Mixed media, collage on linen Superstar, Rex Ray, is known for his colorful collages and graphic prints. The San Francisco-based fine artist and graphic designer recently unveiled a new commission for the chic Strand Hotel in … Continue reading

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Video: Robert Fountain

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Interior Stenciling & Details

With the arrival of fall, we’re in the mood for a little decadence. Move over minimalism, it’s time for some detailing. Roman Baths. The atrium features a Siberian green jasper tub in the form of a sarcophagus, a gift from … Continue reading

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Gilbert & George Exhibit

We love Gilbert & George, the artistic duo known for their bold-faced photoconceptual art. Unapologetic and enigmatic, their large-scale works never fail to make a statement. A model wearing decadent pearls, lace, and stunning striped stockings, takes stock of the exhibit. … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Paula Caravelli of Paula + Martha

Paula + Martha (for Paula Caravelli and Martha Angus) is our sister firm in New York City. Paula and Martha met while working together at Walker Group in NYC where they designed high-end retail stores. They went onto Naomi Leff + … Continue reading

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Classic Neutrals

This bedroom interior, designed by Ames Ingham and featured in Elle Decor, mixes contemporary design and comforting neutrals. You can practically smell the fresh linen. Beige is anything but boring in this sumptuous Pacific Heights residence by Martha Angus, Inc. We … Continue reading

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Jeff Koons

Growing up in York, Pensylvania, young Jeff Koons went door to door after school selling candy and gift wrap to earn pocket money. Today, Koons is world-known for his gigantic stainless steel sculpture with mirror finish in bold saturated colors … Continue reading

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