sant’agostino church {rome} v2 floor plan pendant

This is the paper and resin version of the coral stone inlay Sant’Agostino (Rome) floor plan pendant — part of my architectural floor plan series of fortresses, castles, villas, & churches in Italy. The frame was hand-sawed from 1mm sterling silver sheet to the scale of the diagram found in a vintage Italian travel guide.… Read More sant’agostino church {rome} v2 floor plan pendant

images from “inside out” pop-up event

Earlier this month, Creative People in Florence collaborated with Palazzo Belfiore for a special event called Inside Out: Contemporary Perspectives featuring the work of four artists: Naomi Muirhead, Joy Franklin, Brianne Service and Olga Makarova with performances by opera singer Diana di Mauma. Here are some highlights from the evening. For more information and images,… Read More images from “inside out” pop-up event

dictionary rings: exclusive at mio concept store in florence

art925: Italian-English, English-Italian…new line of sterling silver rings featuring text with resin, each a unique word and size, can now be found a MIO Concept Store in Florence, Italy. MIO offers a wide selection of unique objects and gifts guided by “design inspired by the elegance of awareness” from street art, to sculptures and limited… Read More dictionary rings: exclusive at mio concept store in florence

louise nevelson exhibition in rome

Now until July 21, 2013, at the Palazzo Sciarra in Rome, you can see the retrospective exhibition Louise Nevelson dedicated to the American sculptor of Russian origin, Louise Berliawsky Nevelson (1899 – 1988). One of the most important sculptors of the twentieth century, some critics recognizing her as the greatest living sculptor, Nevelson is an original avant-garde artist. Her sculptures,… Read More louise nevelson exhibition in rome

wear it or not: recent jewelry acquisitions at the MAD museum, NYC

Wear It or Not: Recent Jewelry Acquisitions Through June 2, 2013 Over the past five years, MAD has collected nearly 200 exceptional pieces of art jewelry. From iconic mid-twentieth-century works to computer-designed musical jewelry, Wear It or Not: Recent Jewelry Acquisitions showcases the depth and variety of the new additions to the museum’s renowned permanent… Read More wear it or not: recent jewelry acquisitions at the MAD museum, NYC