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Linen breeze, linen cloud

The other day we wanted to celebrate summer with linen, and so had this photo shoot with Modernplum’s Anna sheeting. Doesn’t linen just look and feel so beautiful when it’s billowing … Continue reading

June 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Smitten with Patrick Weder lighting sculptures

Everyone once in a while when looking at new objects of design, my jaw drops to the ground and I become giddy. And this time, it was for Patrick Weder … Continue reading

October 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

On View: juicy paintings by Sarah Sohn

Has anyone seen any truly wonderful art recently? I recently found some. They are Sarah Sohn’s new paintings at Zolla /Lieberman Gallery in River North, Chicago. These are juicy paintings, … Continue reading

August 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ceramic bliss at the Rhona Hoffman Gallery

Winter is an opportune time to go gallery hopping, I think. The greys of winter seem to fade a bit after a day of viewing art. From February 1 – … Continue reading

January 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Judy Ledgerwood playful color punch

About 10 years ago,  I attended a lecture by Judy Ledgerwood in which she talked about her current paintings – pale abstractions that played with color and optics. Fast forward … Continue reading

August 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Summer lake and sky

In these parts, we refer to Lake Michigan as just simply the lake. It is a rite of summer to partake in numerous  lakeside activities: swimming, beach castles, boating, and … Continue reading

July 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Meadows, clouds, and modernism

I am in California now for a visit, and thrilled to be soaking up the sun and the C vibe, which is totally unique and full of flavor. So for … Continue reading

June 11, 2012 · 2 Comments