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Graduate Design Shows: UK Picks

Landscape of Gravity by Kirsien Kovaara

By Sophie Corfan. Graduate show season is always one of my favorite times of the design calendar year. There’s so much enthusiasm in the air as a whole host of new talent emerges, ready to show off several industrious years … Continue reading

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Kings Road Console

By Anna Hoeschen. If you grew up driving down Sunset Boulevard, running your toes along the edge of the Pacific, or exploring L.A.’s neighborhood haunts, you’d learn an endurance—an appreciation impervious to Hollywood veneer. In a city known for its … Continue reading

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The unBrooklyn Merchant: Turtle & Hare

Sublime cup at Turtle and Hare

By Regina Connell. Sometimes, you enter a space that just really speaks to you. It’s your aesthetic, it’s your vibe, it feels like you’ve found your tribe. It makes you feel both grounded and more alive, and oddly moved. It’s … Continue reading

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The Big Picture: All the Action’s at the Auction

Michael Cooper (American, born 1943)
Soap Box Racer, 1975
Sold for $25,000

By Regina M. Connell. All images courtesy of Bonhams. The auction business is the Grace Kelly of the art world: glamorous but mysterious; beautiful but slightly forbidding. Not surprisingly, people are intensely curious, but engage awkwardly, hesitantly—or not at all. … Continue reading

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