robert griffith: sculpture & leather jewelry at the SACI gallery

An exhibition on view now until October 22, 2011 at the SACI Gallery of Studio Art Centers International in Florence features sculpture and accessories by Robert Griffith.  In collaboration with the Santa Croce Scuola del Cuoio, Griffith has a small edition of hand-formed, leather-covered hand bag “cases” and bracelets. The article I wrote below was… Read More robert griffith: sculpture & leather jewelry at the SACI gallery

art925 presents “nine wine” collection june 16 in conjunction with pitti immagine uomo 80, florence, italy

On Thursday, June 16, in conjunction with Florence’s main annual fashion event, Pitti Immagine Uomo 80, Doni & Associati, leader in design, packaging and communication of wine, presents an event which suggests a conceptual communication between wine and fashion, through lifestyle and contemporary aesthetics. Once again, this year’s event is included in the official calendar of… Read More art925 presents “nine wine” collection june 16 in conjunction with pitti immagine uomo 80, florence, italy

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

I was in NYC last week and made a point to see this spectacular exhibition of work by the late British fashion designer, Alexander McQueen, who died in 2010 at the age of 40 by suicide. Not knowing quite, what to expect, I was drawn into the retrospective with curiosity, wonder, and admiration. The first… Read More Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC