Since it first opened in 2005 in accordance with its sister show Art Basel, Design Miami has become my favorite design fair, where I visit every first week of December almost religiously. It is Design Miami that showcases the most intriguing directions and materials in design, juxtaposes the vintage and the contemporary and […]
The philanthropist and art collector George R. Kravis II has recently made his ambitious collection of modern industrial design a promised gift to the Philbrook Museum of Art in Oklahoma.
This world is the only reality available to us, and if we do not love it in all its terrors, we are sure to end up loving the “imaginary, our own dreams and self deceits, the utopias of politicians, or the futile promises of future reward and consolation which the misled blasphemously call “religion”, Simone Veil.
Q:After growing up in Vienna, Austria, living in Hong Kong and now in New York, how have the different mentalities and cultures affected your ongoing career as a designer? Selling is more important here in New York than it is in Europe, (but less than in Hong Kong). I had clients in Europe whose principal […]