Posts tagged architect
Designer Bowls Forged by Fire

Irwin Weiner ASID - If you haven't heard of architect-designer Omer Arbel, then it's my pleasure to make the introduction. The creative director of Vancouver-based Bocci, Arbel is a visionary, process-driven designer who thinks deep thoughts about how our machine-made homes, furniture, and accessories can be improved to add more variations and artful imperfections to mechanical processes. Whether it's salvaging old timbers to make an exhilarating new home or metal forging his 19 Series bowls, Arbel is always thinking ahead. You'll enjoy this video showing

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Axel Vervoordt - Interiors that Respect the Old
Architectural Digest

Irwin Weiner ASID - The contributions of Belgium designer, collector, furniture maker, architect, and renaissance visionary Axel Vervoordt are exemplary. He combines all the elements I've ever admired in a designer: a love of raw space, a respect for multiple periods and levels of architecture, admiration of objects for their intrinsic interest and beauty, and a love of the eclectic. Everyone has copied the furniture that he made famous years ago - beautiful

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