Monthly Archives: June 2011

building clean

We are officially in life is chaos mode with the big move north happening tomorrow. So when I saw this work by Ina and Matt, a dutch duo work in a broad spectrum of design disciplines via ever looking Tami Wedekind-I  remembered to keep my eyes of the prize….get to doing some good work this summer.

dress building

I am still trying to “get” the work of Rodrigo Almeida.  This would be a must see in person project. Is he adorning the chairs that produce these beautiful images? In his later work featured in Li Edlekoort’s Textile Talking  he is dressing chairs or keeping them warm but with this work is he costuming…

pillow building

Finally, The pillow has been given more responsiblity! This sofa by Brussels based designer Christiane Hoegner is nice. It fits with my pillow thesis of the need for the pillow to have meaning and it works in terms of my call for furniture to take on the components of decorative items,quilts, pillows,blankets-well done. Also see…

landscape building on a couch

After we tote all out worldly belongings across the (short way) the country again I have a heavy schedule of prepping for teaching in NYC and making work. So I will be needing Chairs and Building more than ever-but this week might be a little erratic.  I am thinking about the pillow landscape of couches-is…

community building 2

One of the things that has been amazing to watch in Starkville is the beginnings of the Farmers Market. It has gone from no market and we would drive to Columbus every Saturday, to having this very wonderful place carved out of the downtown to support a weekly market.  The market started up the street…