SITE SPECIFIC INSTALLATIONS AT COLLECTIVE DESIGN

        Sight Unseen is pleased to announce its second presentation at Collective Design (May 4 – 8), spotlighting ambitious new work by independent American design studios on the rise. For its 2016 showcase, Bower x Studio Proba, Chris Wolston, Fort Makers, and Only Love Is Real will debut a collection of furniture… Continue reading SITE SPECIFIC INSTALLATIONS AT COLLECTIVE DESIGN

DESIGN NY STYLE

      The 2016 edition of Collective Design features a diverse roster of domestic and international exhibitors from Beijing, Chicago, Madrid, Mexico City, New York, Oslo, Paris, and Vienna, among other design capitals, showcasing both vintage and contemporary work for sale in imaginative, immersive environments. Special exhibitions, installations, and pop-ups from a number of thoughtfully curated sources round… Continue reading DESIGN NY STYLE

DESIGN BY NATURE

        BKLYN DESIGNS is an internationally renowned, juried exhibition of the best furniture, lighting and home accessories made or designed in Brooklyn. In addition to the inspiring products on display, the show features design talks and hands-on seminars, as well as off-site exhibits and events. Attendees include: designers, architects, builders, developers, store buyers,… Continue reading DESIGN BY NATURE

FLOR GARDUNO

The history of photography in Latin America is rich and diverse. The work of Latin American photographers often reflects the key historical, social, political, and aesthetic forces at work in the region. A variety of people and groups brought the photographic medium to Latin America in the 19th century: foreign invaders, such as the French… Continue reading FLOR GARDUNO

EDGAR DEGAS: A STRANGE NEW BEAUTY

   Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas was a French artist famous for his paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings. He is especially identified with the subject of dance; more than half of his works depict dancers. He is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism, although he rejected the term, preferring to be called a realist. He was a… Continue reading EDGAR DEGAS: A STRANGE NEW BEAUTY

TAISAN TANAKA

Taisan Tanaka is  a contemporary Japanese artist. He works in solely black and orange calligraphic ink that often have circular figures that the artist describes as gentle but can strongly effect the viewer’ heart. Japanese calligraphy (書道 shodō) is a form of calligraphy, or artistic writing, of the Japanese language. For a long time, the… Continue reading TAISAN TANAKA