ART+INSTALLATIONS

What is Luxury? The V&A Explores…

Dominic Wilcox Skipping Stones

By Regina Connell. Given the interest in what we’ve been calling alternative luxury, I was delighted when I heard a few months ago that London’s Victoria and Albert Museum was going to be doing an exhibit on the much-maligned “L” … Continue reading

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Pick of the Week: In Remembrance

Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red

By Regina M. Connell. It’s rare that we quote Stalin here, but when he said, “One death is a tragedy, a million deaths is a statistic,” he got it exactly right. At some point, numbers just get too big to … Continue reading

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Pick of the Week: Sheer Audacity

Barber Osgerby at the V&A during London Design Festival 2014

By Regina Connell. We’ve always been fans of the UK design team Barber Osgerby, but this certainly took the cake. For the 2014 London Design Festival, the duo¬†created two huge reflective panels positioned end to end, suspended beneath the vaulted … Continue reading

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The Curated Object: Stan Bitters

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By Joanne Molina. The Curated Object. Where have the mavericks gone? The last three decades have witnessed a transformation of public space unlike any other and the US is now facing a question that speaks to the very notion of … Continue reading

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