Tag Archives: Glass

Jess Wainer: Sculptress of Light

How light can shape place

By Regina Connell. Making the rounds of design trade shows in the last year, I’ve seen a great deal of lighting. And most of it bored me silly. The big problem was the utter sameness of it: an endless riff on the Lindsay … Continue reading

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Noticed: Through the Looking Glass

Palmer _ Mirror 1

By Regina Connell. We live in the age of vanity, oh baby, do we ever.  And the apex of our vanity? Selfies: those private moments concocted to be shared social media, the stories manufactured solely for public consumption. The handmaidens of that vanity? Our smartphones, of course. … Continue reading

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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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DxV: David D’Imperio

Atlas

By Regina Connell. If you’re in the market for quiet, restrained lighting, the kind that just glows politely, adding ambiance and functionality, stop reading. Because David D’Imperio does not make that kind of lighting. He designs and creates limited edition … Continue reading

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