Chanel and Wendell Castle … a good match?

  This is Peter Marino’s recently completed project for Chanel on Avenue Montaigne in Paris. The interior features Wendell Castle’s gilt-fibreglass Triad chairs (2006).  The master prototype of this design was acquired bySmithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in 2008. It’s aggressively voluptuous … Continue reading

Wendell Castle’s Wandering Forms and Works from 1959-1979 at the Aldwich Contemporary Art Museum

Wendell Castle’s unique wall table #16, 1969 is on view in Wandering Forms and Works from 1959-1979 at the Aldwich Contemporary Art Museum starting on the 19th October. This table grabbed our imaginations … as it evokes the idea of being outside … Continue reading

Frank Lloyd Wright, Ruhlmann, Charles Trevelyan and Wendell Castle at PAD 2011

  There was an outstanding array of talent at PAD in Paris this year. Oscar Graf’s stand was sublime in its simplicity, his stunning chairs taking centre stage in what was a true homage to the art of late 19th … Continue reading