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Monthly Archives: April 2015

We visited with  Mel Bochner at the Marc Selwyn Gallery last Saturday night in Beverly Hills.  The exhibition of declarative words and cliches, “It Doesn’t Get Any Better Than This” runs from April 18 – May 30.  If you haven’t seen Marc’s new gallery designed by Frederick Fisher, it’s worth a visit for original adaptive reuse and architectural inspiration.  Bochner’s paintings fill the space well. As one of the preeminent figures in… Read More

We had a wonderful time at Westweek 2015 at the Pacific Design Center! Highlights included the Architectural Digest keynote panel, the book signing with California Homes Magazine, the social media panel at Crestron Electronics with Design Milk and Christian May, selfie sticks with Domaine Magazine at the Reagan Hayes showroom, Seon Ghi Bahk’s charcoal art at CMay gallery,  cocktails at Janus et Cie, posing with Mary McDonald and her gorgeous floral textiles… Read More

We joined architect/artist Andrea Ponsi, from Florence, Italy, and a group of friends and colleagues on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Hennessy + Ingalls bookstore in Santa Monica. Mr. Ponsi’s lovely new book is a collection of musings on, and illustrations of, one our all-time favorite places: San Francisco.