category archives: design

canadian media and branding mogul tyler brule founded both wallpaper* and monocle magazines.  he also writes the fast lane, a column in the weekend financial times (FT) that is generally amusing, often hilarious, and usually opinionated.  ‘a springtime special delivery’, the 21 april 2012 the fast lane, answers readers’ queries about travel, fashion, and design, […]

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john dickinson (1920-1982) ‘one of the most acclaimed designers of the 20th century returns.’ with a limited edition furniture collection produced by sutherland, and introduced at the shears & window showroom during design san francisco 2012. the john dickinson collection designed by john dickinson | produced by sutherland | represented by shears & window photo […]

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color authority pantone, named tangerine tango, an energetic shade of red orange, the color of the year for 2012.  pantone, a division of x-rite, provides professional color standards for the design industries. tangerines photo by the guardian tangerine tango | pantone color 17-1463 photo by pantone you could consider tangerine either a classic, or a trendy […]

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 “don’t use the ‘a’ word”, an article by susan moore in the october 1, 2011 financial times (ft) questions whether or not antiques seem relevant or irrelevant to newer or younger collectors or consumers. some (antiques) dealers are now showcasing their ‘masterpieces’ in minimalist exhibitions that feel contemporary, even though they only display traditional objects. […]

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