AD Collections: ‘1937/2017, the decorative arts from yesterday to today’

‘Waves’ light in Inox steel by Maurizio Galante & Tal Lancman for Opinion Ciatti. This third edition of AD Collections is presented in the magnificent 1930s Musée d’art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, a building originally created for the … Continue reading

Art Elysées, Art & Design 2016 (October 20th-24th)

A coffee table/ bar by Aldo Tura,  c1970. Image courtesy of Portuondo Gallery This year is the 10th edition of ‘Art Elysées, Art & Design’. It takes place on the Champs Elysées between Place Clemenceau and Place de la Concorde … Continue reading

‘Art & Design sans Frontières’ at Tajan, Paris

‘Art & Design without Boundaries’ at Tajan, Paris French auction house, Tajan is currently hosting the exhibition ‘Art & Design without boundaries’ as part of their program ‘The Artist and his Supporters’ which launched in 2004. The program, created by … Continue reading

Diego Giacometti Collection at Artcurial

      Pair of tabourets … a la souris, circa 1960. A 20 Year Friendship with Diego Giacometti: Brollo Collection 14 September 2016 at Artcurial Paris This collection is the reflection of a friendship – a shared passion for … Continue reading

Henry Dakak Jr. – HHD

Guided by his intuition and imagination young Lebanese designer Henry Dakak spontaneously employs his knowledge of historical techniques to create contemporary furniture and lighting. His laboratory in Beirut is in the old factory of his grandfather’s furniture company. He is … Continue reading

Friday Finds! AD Interiors Paris 2015

  The 6th edition of AD Interiors opens in the beautiful Palais d’Iena this weekend (5-20 September).  The theme is ‘A l’avant garde du style’ and 15 designers and interior architects will be imagining and creating the ‘interiors of the future’. … Continue reading

Sotheby’s – First Edition of Paris NOW! Sale.

Lot 61: ‘Pouf Kompliment’, a metal,  foam and cotton stool (circa 2003) by Franz West. Estimate €50,000-70,000. On 1st July Sotheby’s will hold their first NOW! sale in Paris. The sale combines contemporary Art and Design, Photography and Modern Art … Continue reading

Friday Finds PAD PARIS 2015

The 19th edition of PAD Paris is an eclectic mix of passionate connoisseurs presenting rare, limited editions and sometimes  unique objects responding to a growing desire of collectors and enthusiasts to create exceptional personal statements.  We had a little Q&A with 1st Dibs too! Contemporary Design Highlights Galerie Maria Wettergren, is the leader in … Continue reading

Antoine Vignault at Galerie Patrick Fourtin, Paris

Galerie Patrick Fourtin hosted the vernissage of the first collection by Antoine Vignault last evening. This six piece collection is one we have been following for some time and it was a wonderful experience to see the pieces in person. Above: A labradorite sphere … Continue reading

Friday Finds! Alexandre Logé and the Reinterpretation of Design Elements

Atlante X stool in black patinated bronze. Upholstered in ‘gold bronze’ material by Alexandre Logé 17.75 x 22 x 16.5 inches / 45 x 56 x 42 cm. ~~ This Atlante X Stool in patinated bronze is by Paris-based designer … Continue reading