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Thematic group exhibition: [global] Crisis & Design

Thematic group exhibition: [global] Crisis & Design

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• November 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

[global] Crisis & Design ver.1.0: Living in the Crisis Era, between Anxiety and Desire Architects and Designers in New York City Team up to Develop Projects Addressing Currents Global Issues Thursday, November 17– Saturday, December 3, 2011 Opening reception and book launch: Thursday, November 17, 6 – 8pm The Institute of Multidisciplinarity for Art, Architecture […]

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New York Tower \ Photography by Veronica Morales

New York Tower \ Photography by Veronica Morales

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• October 5, 2011 • Comments (2)

Veronica Morales shared with us her photography of the residential tower in Manhattan by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry. The tower features 265 metre-high and is now the eighth tallest building in New York (the tallest residential building in the Western Hemisphere). + Photography: Veronica Morales | http://www.veronicamoralesangulo.com/ + All images courtesy Veronica Morales

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ETEL for ESPASSO

ETEL for ESPASSO

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• September 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

An exhibition of Brazil’s most iconic designers and architects Opening reception for the designers: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 from 6-9pm ESPASSO is pleased to announce ETEL for ESPASSO – an exhibition of Brazil’s most iconic designers and architects, brought together for the first time in the US, beginning September 20, 2011. This group show comprises […]

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Picnic Table \ Michael Beitz

Picnic Table \ Michael Beitz

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• August 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

New York artist Michael Beitz‘ Picnic Table was commissioned by the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, in Omaha, Nebraska, as a permanent installation on its front loading dock, in conjunction with the Bemis Gardens exhibition and design laboratory. While in residence at the Bemis Center in 2010, Beitz produced a series of conceptual furniture drawings […]

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837 Washington St in Meatpacking District \ Morris Adjmi Architects

837 Washington St in Meatpacking District \ Morris Adjmi Architects

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• August 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

Morris Adjmi Architects announced it has received approval from the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission for its design of 837 Washington Street in the Meatpacking District. Located just east of the High Line and across from the Standard Hotel, the six-story office and retail building at 837 Washington Street will feature a four-story glass […]

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Eighty-Fifth Street Residence | Neal Beckstedt Studio

Eighty-Fifth Street Residence | Neal Beckstedt Studio

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• May 14, 2011 • Comments (1)

New York-based boutique design firm Neal Beckstedt Studio recently has completed a model apartment at The Lucida on East 86th Street. In designing the 5-bedroom apartment, Beckstedt faced two interlocking challenges: giving the place a contemporary slant in keeping with the architecture of the building and creating spaces that would appeal to a range of […]

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Model Citizens NYC 2011: 13-15th May

Model Citizens NYC 2011: 13-15th May

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• May 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

Model Citizens @ Chelsea Art Museum 556 West 22nd Street Friday May 13, 10am-4pm, Press Cocktails 4pm-7pm Saturday May 14, 10am-8pm Sunday May 15, 10am-6pm Model Citizens is a design exhibition featuring the work of 100+ emerging and independent designers of furniture, products, ceramics, glass, textiles, home decor, art objects and jewelry from the US […]

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Desk Design Collaboration Between Acura & Studio Dror

Desk Design Collaboration Between Acura & Studio Dror

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• April 30, 2011 • Comments (0)

Here is the limited-edition desk, in collaboration between Acura and Studio Dror, the desk was inspired by the luxury automaker’s role in “Thor,” the new Marvel film starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman and Anthony Hopkins. The desk will be on display at DDCLAB, New York in May this year. Designed with the iconic Marvel S.H.I.E.L.D. […]

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Designer Stephen Burks Serves as Curator

Designer Stephen Burks Serves as Curator

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• April 5, 2011 • Comments (0)

HOW DEVELOPING WORLD TECHNIQUES AND AESTHETICS HAVE INFLUENCED CONTEMPORARY ART AND DESIGN IS THE FOCUS OF NOVEL EXHIBITION THIS MAY Designer Stephen Burks, Celebrated for his Brilliant Fusions of the Artisanal and Industrial, Serves as Curator Works by the 42-year old industrial designer Stephen Burks and 20 other mostly contemporary designers, and artists will be […]

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Curator Robin Clark To Speak at Rice University

Curator Robin Clark To Speak at Rice University

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• April 4, 2011 • Comments (0)

Rice University Art Gallery is pleased to present Phenomenal: California Light, Space, Surface, a talk by Robin Clark, curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD), on Thursday, April 14, at 7:00 pm 7:30 pm, preceded by a wine and cheese reception at 6:30 pm 7:00 pm. Both reception and lecture are free […]

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