Decorative Arts
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Pop Pop, Fiz Fiz: Balance and Bubbles

Andrew Myers |
10.05.2012
How the arts inspire one another is the alchemy of creative cross-pollination. In architecture and interiors, that interplay is obvious, if not always self-evident (interior des... ...read more

Major Frank Lloyd Wright House to Be … Demolished?

Andrew Myers |
10.03.2012
The Phoenix home the master architect built for his son faces the wrecking ball — almost immediately (possibly tomorrow). Read all about it in this article from the NYT. ...read more
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Paris: Buzz, Bubbles, Beauté

Andrew Myers |
09.28.2012
As any gambler, businessperson, picked-on-kid-in-the-school-yard, equities-trading Wall Street criminal, or sentient human over age 12 knows, when the tide starts to turn fight ... ...read more

Occupy Frankfurt: Capital of Capital … and Culture?

Andrew Myers |
07.12.2012
Surprising in a commerce capital stretching from the Middle Ages, Frankfurt brands badly. A city of banks—the seat of the European Central Bank and the German Federal Bank, as w... ...read more

Design and 007

Andrew Myers |
07.12.2012
For 50 years James Bond had shaken and stirred the decorative arts. There’s his fashion: Savile Row to Prada, Armani and Ford, not to mention the various bathing costumes over t... ...read more

Mighty Aphrodite

Andrew Myers |
06.05.2012
She’s slutty, liberal with her flesh and favors, there’s no getting around that. Nor, truth be told, is she a woman’s woman: her behavior exhibits decided disregard for feminist... ...read more

Fabergé Gets Googled

Andrew Myers |
05.30.2012
To mark the 166th birthday of Peter Carl Fabergé, head of the renowned jewelry house responsible for the design and manufacture of the Imperial Russian Easter eggs given by the ... ...read more

Hack-ing Away at Gotye

Andrew Myers |
05.21.2012
You and more than 200 million of your closest friends have likely seen the colorfully cubist, shape-shifting, viral video for the song “Somebody That I Used to Know” (below) by ... ...read more
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Puttin’ on a NYC Spring Show

Andrew Myers |
05.02.2012
Press releases for middle and top drawer fine and decorative art fairs usually fall in one of two categories: those that highlight dealers’ big guns and jaw droppers; and those ... ...read more

The 1.4 Billion Euro House, Kinda

Andrew Myers |
04.16.2012
Irish artist Frank Buckley has built “Expressions of Recession, Buckley’s Billion Euro House,” a three-room (plus gallery) structure in Dublin created from shr... ...read more

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