Monthly Archives: November 2016

On Vacation

This week is the Thanksgiving holiday here in the United States. It’s a time for family and friends to gather and celebrate the good things happening in our lives. That also involves traveling, hosting and preparing for events. So… The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Art of Resistence: John Heartfield

This last week has been a traumatic one for many of us living in the United States. A Trump presidency should have been impossible. I’ve had a hard time concentrating, in fact, it’s been difficult to get out of bed. … Continue reading

Posted in Artists and Designers, Design in the World | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

From Modernism to Kitsch: The Memphis Design Group

On November 11 David Bowie’s collection of furniture designed by members of the Memphis Group will be auctioned at Sotheby’s in London. The furniture auction will be preceded by two other auctions focusing on his collection of contemporary art. Long … Continue reading

Posted in Artists and Designers, Design in the World | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Time and the Construction of an Uncanny Beauty

I spent last week in my studio going through old articles and photos that I had cut out of magazines during one of my frenzied cleaning sprees. It was there that I came upon a review of a 2008 exhibition, … Continue reading

Posted in Artists and Designers, Elements and Principles, Exhibitions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment