The Artistic Furniture of Charles Rohlfs Opens at the Milwaukee Art Museum

July 9th, 2009 by shearyadi

The first major exhibition of furniture and decorative art by the protean American craftsman and designer Charles Rohlfs begins its five-venue national tour at the Milwaukee Art Museum June 6–August 23, 2009.

The Artistic Furniture of Charles Rohlfs Opens at the Milwaukee Art Museum

The product of an innovative three-institution partnership, the …

POESY bed by Philippe Boulet, the illuminated bed is a poem

June 23rd, 2009 by shearyadi

Philippe Boulet, born in 1974, is a French designer living in Paris. He is specialised in creating illuminated furniture and items.

POESY bed by Philippe Boulet, the illuminated bed is a poem

As a business school graduated, he quickly understood that his story was to be different. It was rather that …

Anfora lamp series by Miguel Herranz for Luziferlamps

February 17th, 2009 by shearyadi

Ánfora is a lamp designed to motivate and capture the senses. It’s three dimensional shade means that what looks to be outside is in, and what looks to be inside is out.

Anfora lamp series by Miguel Herranz for Luziferlamps

The light itself bathes the shade creating both …

AXO Light – The rising star in the international lighting design scene

February 10th, 2009 by shearyadi

Born in 1996, AXO Light has created a collection characterised by style, international charm, young design, elegance and a vocation for experimenting with shapes and materials.

AXO Light - The rising star in the international lighting design scene

Uses natural material such as blown glass, Vicenza stone, bamboo and silk, and techniques …

Plug: the connection between glass and cork project by Tomas Kral

January 31st, 2009 by shearyadi

PLUG was Tomas project during his master degree graduations at Ecal (the University of Art and Design Lausanne, Switzerland), a range of products that transform the image of a simple cork bottle stopper.

Plug: the connection between glass and cork project by Tomas Kral

The principle of PLUG is the work …

Laura Spector’s rich and decorative 18th century British romantic tradition

January 19th, 2009 by shearyadi

An internationally acclaimed artist and designer, Laura Spector, is probably best known for her uniquely lyrical interpretation of the organic form.

Laura Spector’s rich and decorative 18th century British romantic tradition

Spector extracts forms found in nature and transforms them into objects that look beautiful and work beautifully. The soul …

Childhood memories in SSD furniture collection

January 18th, 2009 by shearyadi

Rui Docouto’s (President & Creative Director of SSD) “childhood memories” continues to sense, capture, interpret and apply on SSD’s 2009 pieces of furniture collection.

Childhood memories in SSD furniture collection

Rui’s 2009 pieces are excited to be participating in the Salone Satellite at the Salone Internazionale …