AD Intérieurs, Fall 2017, Paris. ‘L’Art de la Matière’

The beautiful entrance hall with lights by Mathieu Lustrerie The Paris art and design scene is hotting up again after the long summer break. The 8th edition of AD Intérieurs opened this week at the magnificent Monnaie de Paris. Ten designers … Continue reading

First Retrospective at the Centre Pompidou of the work of Pierre Paulin

  Pierre Paulin Retrospective at the Centre Pompidou, Paris. Image courtesy of Wallpaper magazine Pierre Paulin (1927-2009) was a true innovator in the world of design. Always interested in the dialogue between comfort and the body, he created a new … Continue reading

France’s unique and thrilling Hôtel Drouot

Drouot has always held an allure for collectors, amateurs and tourists alike and we also know it can also feel rather daunting. This week we explain what exactly ‘Hôtel’ Drouot is and how this operation works. Next time you’ll be ready! … Continue reading

Sotheby’s New York inaugural ‘Contemporary Living’ Sale, 22nd July 2015

Sideboard by George Nakashima, Armchairs by Finn Juhl, artwork by Ellsworth Kelly. Sotheby’s New York will hold the inaugural ‘Contemporary Living’ sale on 22 July with Photography, Prints and 20th Century & Contemporary Design among its 250 lots. With estimates … Continue reading

Maria Pergay and the House of Fendi

This spectacular exploding cabinet in aluminium designed by Maria Pergay for Fendi’s Paris flagship boutique redefines dynamism . Pergay’s unique ability to infuse life into the severe and linear forms of stainless steel with which she works is astonishing – … Continue reading

Emilio Terrry featured in Rose Anne Pampelonne’s Paris home

The bed featured in these two photos was designed by Emilio Terrry in the 1940s for Rose Anne Pampelonne’s Paris home. José Emilio Terry y Sánchez (1890–1969), known as Emilio Terry was a Cuban artist, interior designer, artist and landscape artist, best known … Continue reading