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Abstract Art for Every Style Interior
Lighten a traditional setting, deepen a transitional one, establish a palette — abstract art can give more than just modern rooms a boost
"by L.A. artist Michael Rascon in this home staging to create both cohesion and tension... local artist Ida Kohlmeyer. She painted her interpretations using a wide world... as an artist, i am just beginning to realize the thrill of the hunt when i embark... abstract artist myself, I plan on using this article as a way to demonstrate how abstract... fabulous artists. Thanks for stopping by and happy holidays. Take a look... http://www..."
My Houzz: An 1880 Home Becomes a Live-Work Design Lab
Art and original wallpapers cover the walls of this Pittsburgh rental, but the furniture and architectural details are just as eye catching
"mixed-media artist and native of South America. “I like to think of the walls as my blank... working artists home. There are a lot of tools needed to be a fine artist and everything... seeing artist's digs, it's always a fresh experience seeing how the storm of creation... about the artists whose work you call junk. Elvis may I say that sofa was very pricey... photographer/artist that this story is about. I want to thank everyone for their comments..."
The Best Ways to Care for, Clean and Store Art
Keep your treasures on canvas and paper in top shape with this expert advice from two gallery directors
"specializes in artists of the modern era, about the best ways to care for, frame, maintain... and the artist was good to remind me that a cloth dampened with water is the best way... another artist and an antique child's kimono. Most are hung without frames or glass... Historic and Artistic Works) website of guides on "How to Care for your Treasures" for advice... am an artist and an archivist, I would never mess with anything I thought was valuable..."
Houzz Tour: Just What Mom Wanted, Off the Washington Coast
With an art studio, age-in-place features and a view-maximizing design, this home shows just how well the architect knows his client
"graphic artist. “It makes it a lot easier to determine what kind of spaces, feel and... for an artist to live in. Well thought out and livable! Great house, fantastic views... decoration. Artistic, rustic, modern, wish to have one house like this. Breathtaking... of this Artist Retreat home. Perfect!!!! uhhhhhh I love it I too thought the dog was... place. Am artist too and only slightly younger. That is, if you could ver pull yourself..."
The Beauty of Contrast: Modern Art in Traditional Rooms
"up-and-coming artists called Artist Become: www.ArtistBe.com. This community allows artists... local artists ( & all artists ) to their clients. They find most who will spend... traditional artists next time. With so many of us artists out there, it should be easy... As an artist, I can't tell you how thrilled I am to see the wonderful examples of... you help artists out by showcasing original art of many forms, created by REAL people..."
Artsy: Inspired by Great Painters
"The best artists and the best rooms have a lot in common: a great handle on color, light... Being an artist and having a passion for architecture and art history, this just really... these artists or their contemporaries are fresh in my mind. Frida Kahlo is her favorite... favorite artist, and after I showed her the ideabook, she wants us to do a Kahlo-inspired... French artists with a passion for bright, wild color. Dufy, one of the more famous..."
A New Community Flourishes in Rhode Island
Innovative affordable housing project offers new ideas for living with agriculture, art and each other
"designed with artists and agriculture in mind. The rural character and traditions of farming... working artists and half were chosen via the conventional need-based selection process... for the artistic side of the 1% who don't want to work on Wall Street, but nonetheless... working artists seeking to provide a cultural entree to this traditional agrarian society... of an artist colony to justify it. Saying that the project has “aspects of new urbanism”..."
What Kind of Gardener Are You? Find Your Archetype
"in my artist garden theme and am also thinking about releasing my inner artist in... mix of artist/collector and making do with what I've got. I live in the Portland... definitely an artist with probably some collector in her. It's a very charming space! Thank... Travelling Artist that Whimsically Collects. :-D A few photos from my fall garden...... traveler, artist and philosopher. It was a pleasure to check out these photo's and your..."
Clutter vs. Keepers: A Guide to New Year's Purging
"are also artists so I wouldn't reference the two images as the soul of "an artist" v... and an artist's (me) different view on clutter!! I'm definitely an Artistic Maximalist... and the artist (my daughter; love her to pieces and do appreciate her whimsey) can... of the artist! I am going to de-clutter big time in 2013. Thanks for the guard rails... daughters are artist. Figuring out how to have a home that inspires all of us and makes us..."
Mosaics Bring a Classical Art Form Home
"from an artist, ordered from a catalog or put together in a weekend DIY project, they... mosaic artists list on the Society of American Mosaic Artists website, americanmosaics... stuff from Artistic Tile but, again, too expensive. I am trying to visualize a smaller... mosaic artist in San Francisco. Just saw your mention on MAN and you sound like a... studio artist, "atelier", showroom and design communities. And thanks for what YOU..."
6 Ways to Put Some Wonder on Your Walls
Show off wild, unusual treasures or collections with these tips from a seasoned stylist who appreciates individual personality
"homes of artists, designers and collectors who use their walls to communicate their... continuing 'Artist's Way' collage! So interesting! I must be a severe minimalist because... designed, artistic and, in some ways, explosive-looking craft rooms, I didn't like any... makeup artist, so that could explain that). That first home, Hiroyo Suzuki's Tokyo... for the artists above, each piece is meant to be there. Seems clear to me that since..."
My Houzz: Simply Escapist in Santa Cruz
Thrifty furnishings and a romantic willow tree turn a backyard cabin into a comfy, unpretentious hideaway
"Artist Michelle Stitz loves “old things that are a little odd, imperfect, sometimes... shared by artists, she bought her own house in Santa Cruz, California. The home came... know this artist and this darling cabin! These pictures don't even do it justice. Here's... Support artists and google her! Love this article! And will check out her art, too... As an artist, I live and work here at the house full-time, so I needed a little escape..."
My Houzz: Family and Community Art Merge in an Architect's Home
This Southern California family loved the local artwork so much, they created a public gallery for it right in their house
"countless artists who've turned the area into a hub of creativity with laid-back appeal... local artist to paint an expansive mural of Ojai in his kitchen. The experience hooked... local artist to paint something on my wooden headboard. How difficult is it to have... have an artist paint an object like that? also, I see a lot of sweat equity in this... Ojai artist Ruben Franco to paint a 12- by-7 foot mural of the Ojai Valley in the..."
8 Wonders of Imagination in Architecture
"of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than... incredible artist — perhaps Pablo Picasso or J.R.R. Tolkien. But it's credited to Albert... of-an-artist-to-draw-freely-upon I chose the quote for several reasons but in the... as an artist. The quote you are referencing may be a part of the same Einstein discussion..."
My Houzz: Medieval Meets Contemporary in Montreal
Dark wood finishes and towering sculptures mix with new touches and modern technology for a look that spans genres
"Quebec artist and sculptor Maurice Boisvert, who lived in the house and used it as... original artistic details as possible. So a careful remodel ensued, balancing preservation... honored the artist and his artwork showcasing his beautiful pieces. I have to admit at... commissioned artist Jean Pronovost to paint a custom mural. The sunroom leads to a resort-like... from its artistic appeal. AFTER: A sculptural spiral staircase now opens the space up..."