AS THE DOOR CLOSES ON 2016… Shown: custom sliding pocket door and mill work at Blue Sky Bakery, Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn, opened August 2016 WE REFLECT ON HEXAGONS… Shown: Cluster of three Wall*nut Hexagons at Viabizzuno showroom, Manhattan, for THINK + [THE EDGE], November 2016 SEEN ALL OVER TOWN… IN FELT AND BRASS… Shown: Dialogue Table at THINK + [TABLE ] booth at BKLYN DESIGNS, May 2016 IN WOOD AND GLASS… Shown: Tapered Chamfer Dining Table in walnut with our Wall*nut Hexagons, debuted March 2016 at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show EVEN WITH MOVING PARTS… Shown: Wall*nut Hexagon Planters at… Read More
Join us at BKLYN DESIGNS as we co-host the THINK+ [TABLE] conversation series with our affiliated architecture studio, DOBAN ARCHITECTURE! Each day of the show, we will welcome invited industry professionals and special guests to lead the dialogue. All will be welcome to take a seat at the Dialogue Table and Benches – designed specifically by us with this initiative in mind – and participate. BKLYN DESIGNS takes place May 6 – 8 at the Brooklyn Expo Center in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. See below for more details! The New International Style: Brooklyn What does ‘Brooklyn Style’ mean to its inhabitants? What is it… Read More
SOMETHING TO LOOK AT Our unique media furniture creates the perfect focal point for those who like to look at what is essentially an artwork in wood cabinetry when they take a break from watching their TV. COMPOSITION IS KEY– COLOR, CONTRAST, PATTERN Composition is key, whether closed or open. Our media cabinetry systems—the wall-mounted TV Quilt and the floor-standing WORK n PLAY, each combine color, texture and pattern in unique ways. CUSTOM SIZES Our two media furniture systems come in standard and custom sizes. The Brooklyn, Lofty, and Penthouse TV Quilts are shown here! CUSTOM FUNCTION And all of… Read More
2015: It was a year of THINKING, FABRICATING, and TRANSFORMING… LIFTING! In the spring, “DESIGN COMES OUT SWINGING” appeared on joyful banners along Kent Avenue and on the very walls of the Brooklyn EXPO Center as BKLYN DESIGNS found a new home. We came out LIFTING, sliding, working and playing with our TRANSFORMING Kinetic Collection. SWINGING! We came out SWINGING in the fall as well, as Peter tested our Park Slope Sukkah by literally hanging from the rafters… COMPOSING! We considered each work as a composition from every angle, including this custom chandelier viewed from below. BUILDING! We even did some… Read More
Pops of pink in Pudong punctuated our smoggy yet wonderful last day in Shanghai. It was May 24, 2015, on the final leg of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce trade mission, sponsored by HSBC. The lobby of the Shanghai Peace hotel…the classic yet still surprising combination of deep pink and chartreuse…classic, yet feeling fresh at the same time! But not as surprising as pink poodle ears walking along the Bund…. Even the green wall along the Bund inspired in swirls of pink! One of many splashes of pink seen in China!