METAL

DxV: David Wiseman

Unique Collage Column table in bronze with porcelain Cherry blossoms and glass top. Designed and made by David Wiseman, USA, 2014.

By Regina Connell. Simply put, David Wiseman makes utterly unforgettable work that straddles the line between art, craft, and design. He’s one of the few true modern artisans out there, someone who combines ancient skills, techniques, and sensibilities with a … Continue reading

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Noticed: Crescioni

crescioni_1_andriaportrait

By Rachel Filipinas. All lookbook images by Andrew Lee. Portraits by Gentl and Hyers. Andria Crescioni understands balance: simple versus bold, rural versus urban, traditional versus innovative. When it comes to her work, finding equal footing between these contrasting elements … Continue reading

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Winter Light: A Modern Menorah

Menorah by Marmol Radziner

By Regina Connell. One of the reasons I love this time of year so much is the candlelight. In addition to bringing light into the darkest season (in the northern hemisphere, at least), it’s a reminder of humanity, of things … Continue reading

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The Big Picture: Discovering Craft in Gifu

Spotted in Gifu

By Christopher Weiss & Monica Reskala.  As craftspeople, being able to travel and spend time with other craftspeople is, for us, perhaps one of the most ideal trips imaginable (right alongside sampling all the culinary wonders of a country). Being … Continue reading

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