New Works Debuting at Design Miami 2017

Design Miami/ has announced a smorgasbord of cool news works debuting at it’s 2017 Miami Beach edition: New jewelry is on view from Allen Jones, Blanca Muñoz, and Emily Young at Louisa Guinness Gallery, which commissions jewelry from contemporary artists, The Future Perfect presents a new body of work by Eric Roinestad featuring ceramic hanging lamps, totemic […]

Art Basel Miami Beach 2016 Week – Post-Election Funk Casts a Shadow on the Hottest Art Fair Week of the Year

After a particularly nasty and grueling U.S. election season complete with shocking outcome, I have to admit my usual Art Basel – Miami Beach Week excitement had been smushed a few notches. As the invites rolled in, I found myself confronting a post-election malaise. I wondered if I should just take a pass this year […]

Design Miami/ 2016 Highlights: Maison Perrier-Jouët Strand Garden by Andrew Kudless

The Maison Perrier – Jouët Strand Garden by Andrew Kudless  at  Design Miami/ was an oasis of serenity and calm in the midst of the biggest design show in North America.   Drawing from Perrier-Jouët’s  history with Art Nouveau,  San Francisco based designer Andrew Kudless combined those elements with those involved in the ritual of serving champagne:  “I […]

Upcoming Event: Design Miami/ 2016 Nov 30 – Dec 4

This year’s edition of Design Miami/ brings the best in design from galleries and exhibitors from across the globe and includes such highlights as: The launch of Building Legacy: Designing for Sustainability, a partnership between Design Miami/ and the United Nations Dean & DeLuca unveil Stage by German architect Ole Scheeren, a new food retail concept […]

Design Miami/Basel 2016

Design Miami/Basel 2016, which took place June 14-19, had its strongest showing so far! This 11th edition featured strong programming, like the Design Talks/ panel with designers Formafantasma, rugmaker Alexandra Kehayoglou and jewelry maker David Bielender moderated by Christian Larson, associate curator of modern and contemporary art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. There were also epic collaborations like […]