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.
When it comes to furniture design, Arne Jacobsen is known for simple chairs with effective designs.
Creating the perfect MCM living room isn’t as simple as it might sound. It requires planning, searching, patience, and a budget capable of supporting all the necessary pieces. From artwork […]
The mid-century modern design era was and still is one of the most influential design eras in history. Many famous architects and designers emerged during this period bringing along with them unique, bold, and beloved designs.
Have you heard of George Nakashima? Everyone is talking about Eames, an iconic couple known for their modernistic designs. But, they had a contemporary designer whose furniture may be just […]