From Seattle showrooms to online furniture mavens and Portland consignment digs. When many are using the new year as an opportunity to break out of the rut that was (dare […]
Despite its short-lived tenure as a German art school, this design movement has made its way into the contemporary design zeitgeist. By Chamidae Ford Whether you recognize it or not, […]
Amidst the throes of design studios of Seattle’s Industrial District is Graypants, the brainchild of architect and designer Seth Grizzle.
Is it art? Is it sculpture? Is is furniture? These are questions we find ourselves asking when admiring the works of Paul Evans. One of America’s most controversial furniture designers, Evans is known prominently for the contributions he made later in his career to the American Craft Movement.
Mel Smilow may be a name you’ve never heard, however, when it comes to midcentury modern designers, Mel Smilow is a name you should know for many reasons. His incredibly successful career and thick portfolio should have led to more recognition in the MCM space, and yet, he is often overlooked.
Modern design welcomes modern ideas, but ideas aren’t always something that can be put on display with a price tag. One such idea that’s been a key part of modernism from the start is simplicity, minimalism.