Can Houses Be Sold Like Art? Neutra Kaufmann Home Sells For Less Than Expected

Kaufmann house by neutra

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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The Last Supper. And the one after that. And after that. And then, even more.

the last supper and the one after that

Whenever I see popular blog posts and online articles about something in pop culture that references something historical, I always wonder if the … ahem, younger generations know the origin of the original and how many other interpretations had been created prior to the one they tweeted, tagged, posted on ‘digg’ or shared on facebook. (more…)

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Funky Find Of The Week: Fun Furniture From Feek

Fun Furniture From Feek

Fun Furniture From Feek! Some sweet seating: The Chunk Bar and Chunk One are hard coated foam seating modeled after chocolate bars. These are actual available products for purchase. Whether you like white or dark chocolate, a sofa or a single stool, they are delicious looking: (more…)

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If Dr. Seuss Were Your Decorator: Introducing Cartoon Furniture.

Cartoon Furniture for Kids

When it comes to unusual furniture, my post about Judson Beaumont’s cartoon styled furniture for kids always gets a lot of attention. But he’s not the only one making whimsical furniture for children’s rooms. (more…)

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More Swine Art by Wim Delvoye : Tattooed Pigs & Pigskins (UPDATED PICS)

My last post on artist Wim Delvoye, his pig farm and his tattooed pigs has received so much interest – as well as controversy- that I’m sure to stir up the pot by showing you where you can see more of his actual tattooed pigs (in this case, stuffed as opposed to live) as well as his framed tattooed pigskins. (more…)

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