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  • Blog Post: Using Mirrors As Art

    Using mirrors as art, "New York Light" will be on view at the foot of the Flatiron Building. As anyone who's been following home trends over the last year can attest, mirrors are all the rage. Any combination of stylish modern wall mirrors and well-placed unique lighting can work wonders...
  • Blog Post: Less Is More: Modern Home Decorating

    Image by Tommaso Sartori A single look at Tommaso Sartori's amazing home photographs and an all-important modernist axiom becomes very clear: Less is more when it comes to modern home decorating. Instead of being over-thought and over-done, a space should intrigue, tantalize and even confound...
  • Blog Post: Trash or Art in New York?

    There's a fine line between trash and art, at least in New York. Consistent with a popular philosophy behind the purpose of art, this installation teaches us something.... It exposes just how much trash is produced in New York City. This cloud-style structure, called "Head in the Clouds"...
  • Blog Post: The Future of Lighting from Design Miami Basel

    Image from Dominic Harris via Artsy The future of lighting design is on show June 17-22, 2014, at the Design Miami fair in Basel. Walking through the exhibition, one can't help but notice how LED technology has revolutionized the industry with modern LED wall lights and so much more. Pictured...
  • Blog Post: Art + Design Events: Miami 2013

    In early December every year, people converge for a handful art and design events in Miami, anchored by the fairs Art Basel Miami and Design Miami . The parties, installations, performances and more have all but wrapped up for 2013, and with that in mind, here's what caught our eye: Louis Vuitton's...
  • Blog Post: Work Hard, Rest Easy

    This Labor Day we salute the hard worker in all of us. So relax, have fun, and remember... no wearing white after today. Image: Ephemera Assemblyman
  • Blog Post: Modern Decor to Match Our Fall Playlist

    Well, summer is packing its bags and heading south for the winter. And with that, it's time for another Euro Style playlist to get you ready for the cool days of fall, along with modern decor to match. For this edition, we're highlighting performers from FYF, an end-of-summer music festival in...
  • Blog Post: Art and Science Inspired Pendant Lamps

    What does it look like when art, design and theoretical science collide? Something like these 3D printed pendant lamps by Nervous System that we recently found on Velhetica. The detail is mesmerizing: Built using a computer program that models nature's complex process of patterning such everyday...
  • Blog Post: Art Scene: A + D Never Built Los Angeles

    Never Built Los Angeles explores the "what if" of Los Angeles architecture. Above is a shot of what LAX was maybe going to look like. Now, as we all know the middle section exists as a restaurant and the terminals are across the street.... and not under a super cool glass dome. You don't...
  • Blog Post: Public Art: Translating Emoji into a Giant Light Show

    Like all of us, I'm sure you remember the amazing architecture from the Olympics in Beijing, China. Ever wonder about it still? Well, we've learned that designers have transformed the Water Cube into public art. We couldn't help but share this... The exterior of the building shifts between...
  • Blog Post: James Turrell: Light and Space Art

    As one of the defining members of the Light and Space movement that originated in Los Angeles in the 1960s, James Turrell is an American artist whose work plays with the relationship—the idioms, clichés, oppositions—of light within space. By using light projection, apertures in...
  • Blog Post: Home Decor to Match Our Summer Playlist

    Crossover between creative fields is inevitable. Music influences film, which influences fashion, which influences home design and decor. It's not always obvious and it's not always literal, but as we move forward culturally, we carry creative influences into every corner of our little worlds...
  • Blog Post: Of Monsters And Men: Living Room Design

    Of Monsters And Men is group of five daydreamers from Iceland whose dreams actually came true! Their music is uplifting and creates that perfect sound that makes you want to run around and sing at the top of your lungs! With Coachella Music Festival coming up this weekend, they are one of the many bands...
  • Blog Post: Landscape + Art = Modern Design Inspiration

    When we think of landscape design, we usually consider the interplay of foliage, hardscape features and outdoor lighting . A water feature may play into the mix too, but rarely do we consider art work or finding any type of usable modern design inspiration. LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division), a non...
  • Blog Post: Top Artist Colonies

    Looking for the next hot spot? Follow the artists. So goes the adage at least that artists are quick to inhabit soon-to-boom neighborhoods. If you look at the world's best art districts and artist colonies, you'll notice a simple trend: once the artists move in to under-utilized places, the cafes...
  • Blog Post: Design With Color!

    I am a sucker for color. I love to incorporate it into my home as much as possible but adding too much color or pairing it in the wrong way can make the room seem adolescent. I found these beautifully designed living rooms that have the perfect balance of vibrant color paired with a few neutral pieces...
  • Blog Post: ABC's of Iconic Architects

    (Please visit the site to view this video) Are you visual like we are? We like pictures for learning, especially when they are well designed. This cool video features lots of great graphics while teaching you who the iconic architects are, along with the building they are most famous for. Enjoy...
  • Blog Post: Cool + Collected 1.14

    +You've got to see this museum shaped like a tub . It's actually attached to the older building next to it and the contrast is amazing (the interior is even cooler)! +For those of you starting the new year off with healthy intentions, Refinery 29 provides a great list of the best L.A. juice...
  • Blog Post: Art Fair + Winter Shopping

    Every year, Americans head south in the winter for a growing conglomeration of art and design fairs. In early December, the art world descended upon Miami for a weekend-long collection of more than 20 art fairs. In the next few months Southern California will see a handful of fairs, beginning with Los...
  • Blog Post: Living With Modern Art + Home Decor

    When most people think about modern interiors or modern lofts they might think about something cold, raw, and industrial. But they're only fooling themselves. The use of soft pastel colors in modern art and home decor contrasts the stark white surfaces and concrete elements, creating an incredibly...
  • Blog Post: Downtown Art Walk: Robert Vargas at Work in Los Angeles

    If you've been to the Downtown Art Walk in Los Angeles then you most likely have seen Robert Vargas on these streets painting live portraits. And you've most likely been mesmerized by not only how amazing these portraits are, but the how captivating his live performances are. As the crowd gathers...
  • Blog Post: Paper Art: From Sheet to Sculpture

    Paper art. It can be so much more than ink or graphite drawings on flat white sheets. Folded, constructed or crumpled (or even lacquered as in David Jang's paper towel floor installation pictured above), paper becomes a sculptural goldmine. Eva Black's "Folded" installation is a...
  • Blog Post: Modern Art + Lighting Create Light and Shadows

    Modern art and of course modern lighting has really been inspiring us lately. With the long holiday weekend coming up you might actually have some time to create some artwork of your own! Black Friday, Cyber Monday and all these great shopping days are upon us, but for those of you who would rather create...
  • Blog Post: Design Books: Arabesque

    The Arab world has seen a spate of political revolutions over the past few years, but a recent series of two design books called Arabesque looks at a quieter revolution taking place in the Arab world: graphic design. This stunning collection of inspiration images features modern calligraphy, logos and...
  • Blog Post: Open Architecture Manifesto: Written by a Robot

    (Please visit the site to view this video) We're going extra modern today, guys. We're talking robots. This movie demonstrates how a printer updates a copy of the Open Source Architecture Manifesto Wikipedia entry . It's written on a wall in the entrance to the Adhocracy exhibition at...

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