Tuomas Markunpoika and Design Days Dubai

If you are visiting Design Days Dubai next month (16-20 March) make sure you make a stop at Fumi Gallery  www.galleryfumi.com to see Tuomas Markunpoika’s work. Engineering Temporality Cabinet made of welded steel rings. Photo courtesy of Gallery FUMI Inspired by his grandmother’s disintegrating memories as … Continue reading

Philip Johnson’s Glass House (1949)

The Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut was designed and built by Philip Johnson and Richard Foster in 1949. Heavily influenced by the Bauhaus ideals, they designed along minimalist lines with the aim of  achieving transparency in a standing structure. … Continue reading

Villa Allegra by Oppenheim Architecture + Design

We had a wonderful tour this morning (organised by the Courtauld Alumni Association) of the Villa Allegra, the Oppenheim’s stunning house in Miami. Designed by the owners (Oppenheim Architecture + Design) eight years ago, the house itself is a monument … Continue reading

Murray Moss for Phillips de Pury at the Phillips Park Avenue

Art Assure Ltd, the art financing company, announced it is putting together a ten-day exhibition of art and design, curated by modern and contemporary design dealer Murray Moss for Phillips de Pury at the Phillips Park Avenue space. The exhibition will be followed by … Continue reading