One of Frank Lloyd’s Wright’s 14 Circular Homes Hits The Market

Frank Lloyd Wright Lykes Home

Built in Phoenix in 1967 the “Norman Lykes Home” was one of the very last designed by legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright and is one of only 14 circular homes he designed. The single family home is 3,095 sq ft, has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a pool, amazing views and an asking price of $3,250,000. (more…)

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Knoll Releases 18k Gold-Plated Versions of Bertoia and Platner Vintage Classics

Knoll 18k gold plated vintage classics

Knoll furniture has released 18 karat gold-plated steel finished versions of the classic Harry Bertoia Diamond Chair (in honor of what would be the designer’s 100th birthday) and Warren Platner collection of chairs and tables (in honor of the 50th year anniversary). (more…)

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How Paul Rand Changed American Design

how paul rand changed design

For a long time, and still now in certain circles, Graphic Design wasn’t considered ‘art.’ Corporate ID, logos, book covers, brochures, branding and the like were looked upon as a trade rather than an aesthetic talent. Rarely did one admire, let alone frame a brochure cover, an advertisement or other form of Corporate Identity. Designer Paul Rand changed all that. And now there’s an exhibit to prove it. (more…)

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The Extraordinary Paper Sculptures Of Mid-Century Modern Design Legend Irving Harper.

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Herman Miller and Maharam present Irving Harper: A Mid-Century Mind at Play at the Rye Arts Center Gallery through Jan 24, 2015. Curated by Katharine Dufault and Jeff Taylor, the exhibit exposes the world to the paper sculptures by Mid-Century Modern designer and legend Irving Harper. (more…)

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House Industries Designs Hand-Printed Eames Tables For Herman Miller Asia-Pacific

Hand-Printed Eames Tables For Herman Miller

The very hip type foundry House Industries has teamed up with Herman Miller to produce a limited edition series of 80 Eames wire-base tables. (more…)

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