Is it the clean lines? Streamlined forms? Use of rich materials like marble, quartz, walnut and teak? The impeccable joinery detail? Likely all of the above…. It seems as though the more designers and artists have attempted to make things “fresh” or “contemporary” by fabricating chairs out of Lucite, that should be used for costume … Continue reading Is Mid Century the New Modern?
When I completed my time at university, and was done with all the theoretical analysis, searching for symbolism, study of semiotics, and whatever else was oh-so ‘de rigeur’ for art history academics; I came to a relatively abrupt halt asking myself “so what now?” Continue reading How I went from critiquing buildings to helping create them