Category Archive: Art

LONNY Magazine

Oct | Nov 2010

Continuity

I have always loved this piece in MoMAs permanent collection, by Demakersvan (first 3 images below). It is an incredible example of what technology today can do for the art of furniture making… Continue reading

Obsession: Sugar flowers by Ron Ben Israel

Today, I went on a tour of the Ron Ben Israel Bakery/ Workroom.  Located on Greene Street in SoHo, behind a fairly inconspicuous door lies a simple space overflowing with sugar flowers. Bin… Continue reading

Purl SoHo

Crafting/ craft stores/ craft blogs etc are really hit or miss for me.  Purl SoHo is definitely a hit. It has the same great vibe as Etsy, but in person- not just online.… Continue reading

performance art

While I don’t usually enjoy performance art, I find Justin Kemp‘s work to be quite amusing. Check it out:

Images of interest

MunNY event @ The Ace Hotel

The MunNY Exhibit brought out 4,000 RSVP’s– to a space with the capacity for about 350. Luckily I know people… The dolls are being auctioned off for charity on eBay now (May 16-20th).… Continue reading

ICFF 2010

Quick list of trends: -felted wool/ bright color upholstery -chunky knits (used for rugs, upholstery, wall hangings etc.) -danish modern style re-makes/ smooth walnut woods -interesting material combinations (ie: chair with wool upholstery… Continue reading

Looking forward to ICFF…

Oversize felt rugs by Dana Barnes. Bernhardt will be exhibiting new designs again this year. Here are a few of my favorites from last year: Also looking forward to: IDNY Meetup/ ICFF kick-off … Continue reading

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