Monthly Archives: November 2008

Building knowledge

This week we will have the final projects from the furniture class. The projects are being “mocked up” at full scale in cardboard for a final exhibition.The text that we used for the class is the very lovelyChairs; a History by Florence de Dampierre. In it we have found many different words for the the…

More Word building

I am just getting the lay of the land here as far as the design community but I had heard and seen a lot of beautiful print work designed by Mark Wise from the architecture department that was a collaboration with printmaker Amos Kennedy. It turns out that all the Rural Studio work is done…

We must go…

Okay, I am going to clear the decks with work this next week in order to arrange a trip down to New Orleans and see the New Orleans Biennial-Prospect.1. Read this very clear review of the event by New Yorker writer Peter Schjeldahl. Made me want to make the trip even more….This image is from…

Bathroom building

Long before they were blogs people kept image books, I have sketch book after sketch book filled with images that I used to use to talk to clients about their upcoming design. Well, here I am with a completely demoed bathroom and no ideas….I am nervous that after designing close to 175 bathrooms in New…

Connections

Well, I am shining silver ware and about to get napkins out to iron all in preparation for the big dinner tomorrow. LB (here is a sample of the great Kristen Young graphics package that we have) had a great day and next week we will preview its web site so all news of our…