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ArchitectDesign · 4d ago

The Jazz Age; Cooper Hewitt

I was in NYC a few weeks ago and went to a fascinating exhibit at the Cooper Hewitt design museum that is a must for any design lover: The Jazz Age.A time of great change with quickly changi...
ArchitectDesign · 1w ago

Out East: Houses and Gardens of the Hamptons

Just in time for summer living Vendome Press is releasing Out East, the houses and gardens of the Hamptons, by noted author Jennifer Ash Rudick.  This beautiful book covers all the bases from modern beach shacks to more formal homes. If you don't fin...
ArchitectDesign · 1W ago

Learning from Ledoux, Paris

While I organize my photos from last week's trip to Paris and Brussels I thought I would share with you a hotel particulier by Ledoux that I stumbled upon with friends in le Marais.The last standing private house designed by Ledoux, the Hotel D'Hallw...
ArchitectDesign · 3W ago

Southeastern Design Showhouse in a James Means house!

While in Atlanta I attended the last open day of the extremely popular Southeastern Showho...
ArchitectDesign · 1M ago

Shopping Atlanta

One thing Atlanta is known for is furniture shopping. No trip to Atlanta is complete without visiting some of their numerous home stores. I think antique shopping is the local past time!One of my first stops after a fun lunch with noted blogger The B...
ArchitectDesign · 1M ago

Ansley Park, Atlanta

I spent this past weekend in Atlanta visiting friends (including blogger BlueRememberedHills who promises to start blogging again!) and stayed in Ansley Park.  Developed in the early 20th century (1905 to be exact) this was the first neighborhood in ...
ArchitectDesign · 2M ago

Inside the Department of Justice with the ICAA

Last week I had the pleasure of setting up an exclusive inside look at the Department of Justice for the ICAA. It definitely did not disappoint and now I get to take all of you inside as wel...
ArchitectDesign · 3M ago

Robert Adam: new book release!

Another book which makes its debut this spring is on an architect who needs no introduction. Robert Adam, Country House Design, Decoration & The Art of Elegance by historian Jeremy Musson fr...
ArchitectDesign · 3M ago

How They Decorated (P Gaye Tapp) and Why Blogging still Matters

Soon to be released (April 11, 2017) is "How They Decorated", a fascinating book by P. Gaye Tapp with forward by Charlotte Moss and published by Rizzoli.  I've been eagerly awaiting this book both because the subject is endlessly fascinating and beca...
ArchitectDesign · 3M ago

Schonbrunn; Another post another Palace.

Since I mentioned it in my last post on Vienna's Belvedere I thought I should write next about Schonbrunn Palace. Sick of palaces yet? I saw so many on my trip that there is so much to share...