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KICKBACK, SCOOTCHIE AND THE SUNDANCE KID
Stylist: Emma Slade Edmondson
Photographer: Rachel Manns
MUA & hair: Nat Van Zee
Set Designers: Spenser Walton…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 31, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments
Damsel Moonstone Vase
Silver, silver gilt and enamel with 22 carat gold cloisonné, and moonstones set in 22 carat gold. Height 150mm (5.9 inches)…
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 31, 2016 at 9:00am — 4 Comments
This is what I love about my job: Some people seem to have made it their business to email me all kinds of funny, kooky, weird and amazing artwork to look at. This video comes to us via crafthaus member Dauvit Alexander from…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 28, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments
"Soritical Ties", 2015, 27"x18"x12", steel
When it comes to writing about my work I experience a certain reluctance. Words tend to define and nail down ideas and to quote Nietzsche "words make the uncommon common".…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 27, 2016 at 11:00am — 2 Comments
Italian jewelry designer Delfina Delettrez found a unique way to present and market her jewelry line by teaming up with animation artist PES for her 'Frozen Garden' collection.
Delfina found her inspiration for the collection walking in a…
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 26, 2016 at 9:30am — 1 Comment
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 26, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
McKinney International Art and Design Residency…Continue
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I distinctly remember, as a teenager, seeing a Berna and Hilla Becher exhibition in Germany. I absolutely and instantly fell in love with photography and have remained a big fan of the media since. Having grown up in a heavily industrialized area of Germany, I had seen many industrial sites like the ones the Bechers photograph almost daily. They are…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 23, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments
In the first major American exhibition tour, Theo Jansen’s wholly distinctive kinetic creations blur the lines of art, engineering, science and performance. Celebrating the thrill of the Strandbeest’s locomotion as well as the processes that have driven their evolutionary development, the sculptures are…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 23, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments
New York, NY (January 22, 2016)
The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) today announced that Glenn Adamson, the Nanette L. Laitman Director of the museum, will be stepping down from his position as of March 31, 2016. During his tenure, Dr. Adamson has led the institution through…
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 22, 2016 at 3:32pm — 3 Comments
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Richard Peterson, Home of the Free
Earthenware, wheelthrown with pressmold top, sgraffito, underglaze, fired to cone 4, 4.5 x 2.25 x 2 inches. --- Image credit: Charlie Cummings, Charlie Cummings…
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 22, 2016 at 11:27am — No Comments
Anyone remember the 60's hanging chairs? For those who don’t, it's a design IKEA brings back every now and then, either in their kids' furniture department or in their staged living rooms catering to nostalgic adults. You may feel awkward about buying one these days, they simply don’t go too well with how most of us live and it would therefore be…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 22, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 21, 2016 at 9:21am — No Comments
I could not be happier today: My first article written for and published by American Craft Magazine just came out today!
"Undercurrents of Intimacy". Feb/March 2016 issue. Pg. 38/39.
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 20, 2016 at 4:21pm — 2 Comments
The Costumes of Astrid Hadad! from DAX MGMT on Vimeo.
Described as "one of the most provocative stage acts since the Weimar Republic was in bloom" (New York Times), ASTRID HADAD is an internationally acclaimed Mexican cabaret…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 19, 2016 at 9:02am — 3 Comments
You are cordially invited to attend "Costume Jewelry from the late nineteenth century".
In the late 19th Century, numerous firms in Idar-Oberstein, Germany, produced costume jewelry featuring agate, jasper, and rock crystal. On display will be the collection of…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 18, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments
This year the Furniture Society is pleased to offer four $2000 grants.…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 15, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 15, 2016 at 6:00am — No Comments
I donated to SNAG's annual appeal last year, and my choice of perk was a brooch by the fabulously talented and hilariously funny…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 14, 2016 at 4:01pm — No Comments