ART+INSTALLATIONS

Composure: Empathy

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By Kyle Studstill. Composure If we are to do our best work in the face of constant chaos and change, perhaps we must first hone our inner virtues as guidance. Composure produces an ongoing series of reflections, guided by creative … Continue reading

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Noticed: Nicole Patel

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By Rachel Filipinas. All images courtesy of Nicole Patel.   Artist Nicole Patel makes the type of pieces that require a closer, more careful look. In one piece, she runs extra fine threads of twine or wire across the warp … Continue reading

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DxV: Christophe Come

Come Rock Crystal Jewel Box

By Regina Connell. Christophe Côme makes virtuoso show-stopping pieces that bring together art deco and modern, with touches of industrial, typographical and even printed circuit board design. A high point of the work I saw at the recent FOG fair … Continue reading

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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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