The Surreal Architecture Paintings of Andrew Beck

Andrew Beck's Surreal Paintings
Don’t go 2019, Oil on canvas, 91.5 x 101.5 cm

Presently living and working in Ottowa, Canada, artist Andrew Beck was born and raised in England graduating from Coventry University with a BA in graphic design. He began his career as a freelance illustrator and graphic designer, but since emigrating to Canada in 2015, he has taken up painting full time. The self-taught artist with a passion for architecture has a series of surreal paintings that combine mid-century modern architecture with figures that appear transplanted from a different time and place. Read more

You Still Have Time! The Best Mother’s Day Gifts For Every Kind Of Mom

Still need a Mother’s Day Gift? We’ve got hundreds of the Best Mother’s Day Gifts available to purchase online and most will arrive in time for Mom. Read more

Mid-Century Modern Eames Coloring Toy is Reintroduced

Eames Office The Coloring Toy is a boxed set of 16 crayons, 8 die-cut panels and butterfly clips that was designed in 1955 by Charles and Ray Eames. Intended as a way for children to explore color, drawing, shapes and imaginative play, it’s been re-issued for a whole new generation of MCM lovers and their kids. Read more

Atomic, Googie and Mid Century Modern Inspired Art by Fred Arndt.

art by fred arndt

Frederick Arndt of Saginaw, Michigan uses a intricate cutting technique to create new, original wall art and housewares that reflect the retro designs and signage of Mid Century Modern, Googie and Atomic art and architecture genres. Read more

Magpie Modern Home Collection Will Delight Mid-Century Modern Enthusiasts.

Magpie Modern Home Collection

The Modern Home Collection – A-Z of the Atomic Era is British brand Magpie’s latest mix and match housewares collection. The colorful collection of mix and match plates, mugs, espresso cups, platters, tea towels and more have a distinctly retro feel and feature a witty alphabetical compendium of 26 of the last century’s most iconic designs illustrated in a beautiful vintage screen-print style. Read more

Modernism by Moonlight. Photos of Iconic Palm Springs Homes by Tom Blachford.

1030 West Cielo Drive

Using the moon as his primary light source and tweaking the exposure time, Australia-based photographer Tom Blachford has created dramatic images of Mid-century modern homes, by architects from Krisel to Kaufmann, in Palm Springs. Read more

Classic Chairs As Alphabet. Tim Fishlock’s Limited Edition Typeseat Screen Print and Chair Alphabet Prints From Blue Ant Studio.

Blue Ant Studio Chair Prints

I love chairs. And typography, So both Tim Fishlock‘s and Blue Ant Studio’s beautiful prints in which they use Classic Chairs As Typography are right up my alley/in my wheelhouse/my cup of tea… you get the picture. Read more

Mid-Century Modern Wall-Mounted Plant Pods For Succulents by Dominic Fiorello Studio.

Wall-Mounted Plant Pods

After researching the care needed for succulent plants, designer Dominic Fiorello  of Dominic Fiorello Studio designed this pod-like planter to be created on a CNC router. They hang vertically to display all the different views that can potentially be seen in an individual pod. Read more