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Heathfield Notes: Choosing the right lampshade

The right shade can make an enormous difference to the feeling of the room, impacting not just the way the light is affected, but also the hue and overall feeling. Here at Heathfield our experienced design team have carefully selected the right fit to your chosen lamp. For your design notes we offer a guide […]

 

 


An Interview With Gülçin White

Gulcin White is the founder and creative director of Studio G Interior Design. Studio G was established with a vision to create unique and functional design solutions for the high end residential and commercial market. Gulcin’s style is timeless, elegant, and eclectic covering both modern and traditional interiors with ease by drawing inspiration from travel, […]

 

 


Bent, Cast & Forged:
The Jewellery of Harry Bertoia

  From May 3 to September 25, 2016, the Museum of Arts and Design presents two exhibitions focused on prolific artist, designer, and sculptor Harry Bertoia (1915–1978) that highlight the distinct practices that bookended his illustrious career. ‘Atmosphere for Enjoyment: Harry Bertoia’s Environment for Sound’ explores the sounding sculptures collectively referred to as Sonambient, while […]

 

 


Art Paris Art Fair 2016

  Held at the Grand Palais from 31st March to 3rd April 2016, Art Paris Art Fair is the Spring time Paris event for modern and contemporary art that brings together 143 galleries from 20 countries. A generalist fair open to all forms of artistic expression including design, Art Paris Art Fair presents an overview […]

 

 


Frieze Art Fair,
London 2015

The thirteenth edition of ‘Frieze London’ took place in Regent’s Park, London from 14–17 October 2015, providing a comprehensive selection on contemporary art, bringing together 164 galleries from 27 countries, and attracting a record number of collectors. The event was comprised of an array of featured artworks alongside the ‘Sculpture Park’, ‘Frieze Talks’ and ‘Frieze […]

 

 


PAD London 2015

The ninth edition of PAD London ran from 14th – 18th October, achieving a record attendance of over 27,000 visitors to Berkeley Square. The renowned art and design fair provides a wonderful showcase of some of the world’s most covetable pieces. This year’s event showed an exciting cohort of Art Deco and Arts & Crafts […]

 

 


Father of American art furniture movement revisits achievements of the 1960s

From October 20, 2015, to February 28, 2016, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) presents Wendell Castle Remastered, the first museum exhibition to examine the digitally crafted works of Wendell Castle, acclaimed figure of the American art furniture movement. A master furniture maker, designer, sculptor, and educator, Castle is now in the sixth decade […]

 

 


Guggenheim Presents Major Alberto Burri Retrospective

From October 9, 2015, to January 6, 2016, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum will present a major retrospective devoted to the work of Italian artist Alberto Burri (1915–1995). Exploring the beauty and complexity of Burri’s process-based works, the exhibition positions the artist as a central protagonist of post–World War II art and revises traditional narratives […]

 

 


Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture for a Modern World

Tate Britain presents the first major London retrospective for almost half a century of the work of Barbara Hepworth, one of Britain’s greatest artists (24 June – 25 October 2015 ). Barbara Hepworth was a leading figure of the international modern art movement in the 1930s, and one of the most successful sculptors in the […]

 

 


Simon Lee Gallery presents ‘Five Decades: Sculpture and Works on Paper’ highlights Japanese post-war art

Simon Lee Gallery is pleased to present ‘Five Decades: Sculpture and Works on Paper: Koji Enokura, Noriyuki Haraguchi, Tatsuo Kawaguchi, Noboru Takayama’. The exhibition brings together the work of four crucial figures whose early practices are affiliated with the post-war Japanese artistic phenomenon Mono-ha (School of Things). Spanning a period of five decades, the works […]