CA+D Presents: Designophile

Monthly Archives: February 2014

I’ve enjoyed witnessing Frederick Fisher’s design of the new Marc Selwyn Fine Art gallery space take shape over the last several months. Fisher attributes Selwyn’s refined eye for space and light as an inspiration in the gallery’s design, which is based on simplicity. It’s been inspiring to watch a collaboration between such a renowned architect and successful art dealer. As the former site of 1940s Al Grimmet’s Garage, the space is classic… Read More

Architecture writer Michael Webb and Christine Anderson attended the Director’s Reception and Members’ Reception of the opening of “Take it or Leave it: Institution, Image, Ideology” at Los Angeles’ Hammer Museum on February 8, 2014 and “Tea and Morphine: Women in Paris, 1889 to 1914.” We had a terrific time, and highly recommend checking out both exhibitions, which each run until May 18, 2014. “Take it or Leave it” includes works by 35… Read More

Christine Anderson and her PR consultant Ladan Bral invited Jenny Polachek of Angeleno Magazine and Interiors California to lunch at the highly lauded Hinoki and the Bird in Century City. The food was so original and artistic, and we were happy to meet the fabulous chef, Kuniko Yagi, and the General Manager, Nick Moore, who happily treated us to a few dining surprises. We showed Jenny the latest residential and restaurant projects… Read More