Esta será la primera entrada de una serie sobre piezas de mobiliario diseñadas por arquitectos. Y es que no es nada raro que un arquitecto diseñe también muebles que sirvan de complemento al espacio creado a través de la arquitectura. A pesar de que son muchos los arquitectos que han diseñado mesas, armarios o cualquier otro tipo de mueble, ninguno ha gozado nunca del mismo protagonismo que las sillas. Aquí vamos a repasar quince ejemplos, de quince arquitectos diferentes, repartidos a lo…
Modern Classics: Eero Saarinen’s Tulip Chair
There’s something about the tulip chair. No other design embodies quite so well that space-agey Jetsons aesthetic. With its organic shape, it seems to have sprouted up from the ground, rather than been made, just like the flower it takes it name from.The tulip chair was designed in 1956 by Finnish architect and designer Eero Saarinen, as a complement to his tulip table.
"Everything is permissible as long as it is fantastic." Carlo Mollino This marvelous apartment museum of the Italian architect and designer Carlo Mollino (1905 - 1973) in Turin – which he spent the latter part of his life decorating and photographing without ever actually living there. Today, Casa Mollino is owned by Fulvio and Napoleone Ferrari, who recreated the original state of the interiors. More to see: newhomedesigns, patricia grayinc and here
Eero Saarinen at Cranbrook | The Way Things Are
For those that live in Michigan, or all of you who are planning a trip to Detroit in the next week, make sure to leave a little time in your...
Mid-Century Modern Furniture | Modern Furniture Reproductions
Mid century modern furniture is defined by its unique characteristics - bold colors, splayed furniture legs and clean lines. Modern furniture Designers placed an emphasis on form and function. And this is why over 50 years later, mid-century furniture is still sought after today.
Home Tour: Timesless Beauty In Buckhead (The Zhush)
Back in 2014, I featured the design work of Margaux Interiors and it remains one of my favorite home tours today. So, I was thrilled to come across another beautiful project designed by Margaux Interi