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… that an uncommon, total grouping of sheep by Francois-Xavier Lalanne is heading to auction. Part of the artist’s Nouveaux Moutons series, the set will be for sale on June 15 as part of Bonham’s Modern Ornamental Art + Style sale.
… that Schumacher (in partnership with designer Marie-Caroline Willms) has actually imbued the yard garden at Le Bristol Hotel in Paris with poppy, tulip, and examine prints. The attractive location– called Le Jardin Français by Schumacher is covered in the fabric maker’s Royal Poppy Stripe, Montecito Medallion, and more– is now open for dining, with bites served by three-time Michelin-starred chef Eric Frechon.
Menu and by Lassen sign up with forces to produce Audo Copenhagen
Previously this month, Danish brand names Menu and by Lassen combined to form Audo Copenhagen, a luxe style home showcasing furnishings, lighting, and devices from such famous names as Ib Kofod-Larsen, Vilhelm Lauritzen, and Flemming and Mogens Lassen along with Colin King and Copenhagen skills Danielle Siggerud and Standard Architects. Part of the Style Holding portfolio covering B&B Italia, Maxalto, Azucena, Flos, Louis Poulsen, FENDI Casa, and Lumens, Audo Copenhagen’s innovative center is the multifunctional Audo Home in Copenhagen’s Nordhavn area. A center of activity throughout the city’s current 3daysofdesign celebration, it unites a café, dining establishment, idea store, and house.
Rafael de Cárdenas thinks up Awake NY shop
Throughout the early 1990s, downtown New york city City was the bastion of cool, specified by merchants like Canal Jean Co. and Antique Shop. Awake NY, the style label established in 2012 by previous Supreme brand name director Angelo Baque, embodies that energy. For the just-opened Awake NY flagship on the Lower East Side, Baque tapped regional designer and designer Rafael de Cárdenas, who likewise has classic memories of that heady period. The area, formerly a menswear shop, honors the past with initial outside signs, old match designer logo designs, and sculpted wood frames that crown clothes racks, however de Cárdenas stimulated it with Cog Strap shelving, Cini Boeri and B&B Italia furnishings, and floor covering made out of panels sourced from a Cleveland gym. Paintings and murals by regional artists Alvin Armstrong and Larissa De Jesús Negrón enhance a massive letter A crafted out of plywood and a gleaming reproduction of the Flushing Meadows Corona Park Unisphere, a nod to Baque’s native Queens.