CA+D Presents: Designophile

We travelled to Joshua Tree over the holidays to see the latest art exhibition of  artist Brian Leatart at the Arttrap Gallery. Leatart works with composite photographs to create a surreal...

We visited Rain Room at LACMA and managed to control the rain and stay reasonably dry during the 30 minute environmental experience. We can only hope this is an artful precursor...

Communication Arts + Design, Inc, visited Salt Restaurant and Bar at the stunningly renovated Marina Del Rey Hotel, and admired the clean aesthetics and compelling contemporary art installations, including this underwater photo light...

Last weekend was the grand opening of Luxe Interiors + Design’s Maison de Luxe Designer Show House, a beloved Beverly Hills architectural icon and national treasure. More than twenty of the most sought-after interior...

The Museum of California Design just presented  its 2015 Henry Award for Outstanding Contributions to American Design by a Californian to the illustrious architect and designer Frank Gehry. The museum’s 12th...

Russ Diamond led a group of Southern California’s top designers, builders and architects to the City by the Bay for a fabulous tour of the impressive Carolands Estate (which originally belonged...

Communication Arts + Design, Inc. presented “Kitchens for Entertaining: Get the Essential Mix for the Consummate Party Experience” at WestEdge 2015. The panelists discussed all of the dream kitchen attributes and...

Some of Southern California’s top designers have been fortunate to travel the globe for design inspiration, from the Seychelles to Morocco, and their work reveals striking international influences. Their Westedge talk...

On Tuesday, September 15th, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) hosted the “Distinguished Architects Lecture Series” featuring Ma Yansong to a full house. The presentation emphasized Nature as the driving...

This week our post is all about listening rather than looking. If you’re not already familiar with the podcast, ConvoByDesign, we encourage you to check it out. CXD, as it’s also known,...