Restoration Rocks: Fragments of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim Become Jewelry

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The Guggenheim Museum announces the release of Restoration Rocks, a special edition jewelry line — made with Gunite remnants of the Frank Lloyd Wright building – and distributed exclusively at the Guggenheim Museum’s retail store and on its website.
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Can Houses Be Sold Like Art? Neutra Kaufmann Home Sells For Less Than Expected

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Can Houses Be Sold Like Art?
In a closely watched test of the concept of selling a House as Art, a restored modernist home in Palm Springs, Calif., fetched $15 million this week at Christie’s prestigious evening sales — a record for a home sold at an art-house auction, yet far less than expected for some. (more…)

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WALLPAPER* and JAGUAR CARS Announce The Winners of Wallpaper Awards 08

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In case you hadn’t noticed, I’ve been posting the shortlist nominees for some of the categories for the fabulous Wallpaper* Design Awards all week. Now the winners have been announced and below are the results. (more…)

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Best New Private Homes: the Shortlist For Wallpaper’s Design Awards

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Below are the 5 private residences that made the Wallpaper shortlist for Best Home Design. The additional pics seen here are not available on the Wallpaper site. (more…)

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Wallpaper’s Short List For Best Public Buildings

Short List For Best Public BuildingsThe Wallpaper Design Award Nominees Countdown Continues…

Wallpaper’s Shortlist for The Best Public Buildings are shown below (with images added that are not found on the Wallpaper site). Winners will be announced soon. (more…)

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