Mies Van Der Rohe's designs decorate everyday life and made his International Style of Modernism a global phenomenon adopted on every inhabited continent.
Each year, Pantone chooses a color to reflect the state of the world. For 2023, dominated by discussions of AI, Pantone chose plant-derived Viva Magenta.
Influenced by Japanese, Indian, and Modernist philosophy, George Nakashima brought the natural beauty of wood to everyone’s attention.
Lucie Rie, one of the most celebrated potters of the 20th century, once said, “to make pottery is an adventure to me, every new work is a new beginning.”
Ever travelled through the Marine Terminal at LaGuardia Airport? The striking façade is emblematic of the Streamline Moderne style.
Glass art’s ethereal forms and lustrous surfaces can dazzle and beguile even the most discerning collector. Here we spotlight 15 fantastic glass artists.
Affectionately referred to by some as "the princess of polka dots", Yayoi Kusama is the world's top-selling female artist.
A group of intellectuals, educators, and artists led an innovative approach to education in the hills of North Carolina through Black Mountain College.
Isamu Noguchi’s belief that sculpture could be a vital force in everyday life contributed to a legacy that integrated Japanese and American heritage.
Some innovations are heralded as turning points for civilization. The wheel propelled us great distances, the combustion engine transformed lives, and the television transported us to imagined lands. The chair doesn’t tend to receive quite the same status, despite literally lifting humans off the ground. But what started as something purely utilitarian has morphed into…