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Uncategorized Nov 11, 2009

Antique Dealer Spotlight | The Herrs

Don and Trish Herr have been in the antiques business since 1975. There speciality of Pennsylvania German decorative arts brings in a wealth of material to their rotating stock. Of particular note, the Herr’s focus on 18th and… Read more
Art Oct 28, 2009

Serizawa: Master of Japanese Textile Design

A Japanese national treasure, Serizawa Keisuke (1895-1984) created works of art through stencil-dying techniques. From book covers to screens to Kamonos, Serizawa’s work focuses on the natural beauty of material and the warm hue of… Read more
Art Aug 24, 2009

Lace in Translation

Lace in Translation is the first exhibition produced by the Philadelphia University’s Design Center new interpretive initiative The Fabric of Philadelphia. For Lace in Translation three contemporary design firms mined the collections at… Read more
Design Mar 23, 2009

Karim Rashid Design Art Collection

Working for Italian textile manufacture C&C Milano, Karim Rashid has produced the Design Art Collection. The set of fabrics is showing at Milan Design Week 09. The results follow the designers desire for people to live in the moment. (via… Read more
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