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Art Brings a New Experience to Modern Home Exteriors
Sculptures and paintings on a home's exterior can create impact and interest before anyone even steps inside
"How does art relate to the outside? What sort of art is appropriate? This ideabook will... use of art in the garden is so overlooked. Thanks for sharing. Indeed, pertinent and... using art outside my home. As an artist I like to use epoxy resin mixed with powders... piece of art, but also has a function. Another inspiring ideabook. Now if only I was... contemporary art and sculpture, but I visited the ranch and gardens last Spring with a friend..."
Beautiful new painting, now what? Artful hanging tips for the home.
Houzz Tour: A New Layout Opens an Art-Filled Ranch House
Extensive renovations give a closed-off Texas home pleasing flow, higher ceilings and new sources of natural light
"ceilings and new sources of natural light... creating a new kitchen in the center of the house, as well as two new bathrooms. Here's... extensive art collection; white walls and colorful, eclectic pieces transform even the... needed was new paint and carpet tiles. A picture rail displays favorite prints.Nightstand:... make the new master bathroom feel much larger than its 6 by 10 feet.Tile: 4-by-12 Modern..."
New Garden Styles Reveal Roots in Arts and Crafts Design
Landscape design from a century ago is still influencing gardens today — see if any of its features have sprung up in yours
"This new style has roots in the Arts and Crafts gardens that were so popular in... was the "new English" style of planting that we saw in show gardens such as the M&G... The new English style has a traditional cottage garden feel but a fresher look... original Arts and Crafts garden — linear paths, terraces, tall and clipped hedges backing... The Arts and Crafts movement was championed by brothers Charles and Henry Greene..."
Kitchen of the Week: Artful and Ecofriendly in New Mexico
Thoughtful material choices, a smart layout and an artistic ceiling treatment lend this kitchen subtle Southwestern style
My Houzz: Art and Lucky Finds Fill an Airy New House
Bicycle wheels, wire hangers, IV drips ... anything can become furniture in this artistic family's home
"their new home. The artistic couple — she’s a film director; he’s a set designer... with a new pane of glass. Gil fashioned a key holder out of a car mechanic’s magnetic... designing new ones (like the media table) for Gil to make. Many of the paintings on display... sister, an art curator, helped arrange the pieces on their wall.The rocking chair, by..."
My Houzz: Once a Schoolhouse and Church, Now a Home and Art Gallery
Creativity and history come alive in attached 19th-century structures in upstate New York, and the local art community makes a new friend
"upstate New York, and the local art community makes a new friend... upstate New York, Spero reconnected with Horie, then looking to sell her newly renovated... Cottekill, New York Size: 1,300 square feet; 2 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, 2 half bathrooms... space in a new way. I love this! It is my dream and passion to one day own and "soft... installation art and community-based public art projects. They are calling it “C H R C..."
A New Community Flourishes in Rhode Island
Innovative affordable housing project offers new ideas for living with agriculture, art and each other
"offers new ideas for living with agriculture, art and each other... nothing new there and does not make it New Urbanism. 74 units on 170 Acres = equals... "aspects of new urbanism" and hearing "this is totally 100% new urbanism." If you are going... example of New Urbanism and I'm glad to see the focus on the agriculture. Subsidies aside... done.. New Urbanism, not so much. Lipstick on tradition sprawl is more the case. Have..."
Rex Ray's Joyous Collages Come to the Home
San Francisco artist Rex Ray talks about his work in the music world, his new home products and his belief that art is for everyone
"world, his new home products and his belief that art is for everyone... seen his art on posters, album covers, textiles and accessories. Ray's look is unmistakable... The art pieces in this story are gallery samples of Ray's work.... shot of art at Houzz. Thanks! Thank you for this in-depth article on Rex Ray. I have... fabric art does not sell due in part to the 'how to clean' factor. But, if I were... Edition Art Prints by REX RAY are available through Grand Image - grandimage.com I..."
Design Calendar: May 3–24, 2012
Not to miss for New Yorkers: a Richard Avedon portrait exhibit and the Frieze Art Fair. West Coasters, get out your bicycles
"miss for New Yorkers: a Richard Avedon portrait exhibit and the Frieze Art Fair. West... Valley, New York, where you can see art by Picasso, Andy Warhol, Alexander Calder and... underground art gallery. Also this month: Explore the sprawling grounds of the modernized... 2012Frieze Art FairRandall’s Island Park, New York CityWith the East River serving as... 21st St., New York CityKnown for his powerful and dynamic portraits, the photographer..."
'House Proud' Celebrates Fearless Louisiana Style
Artful interiors get the spotlight in a decorator's new book. See the photos and get her tips for creating your own exuberant style
"Artful interiors get the spotlight in a decorator's new book. See the photos and... food, art, accents, resilience, partying attitude ... Louisiana's style stands out... in her new book, House Proud: Unique Home Design, Louisiana (Glitterati, 2013). She... that any New Orleans tourist or resident would love to get inside. She also offers... old and new and eclectic to such perfection. I'd love to see a how-to Ideabook on..."
Color Makes a Garden Dining Room Sing in Santa Fe
Vibrant stucco walls, living art and chic furniture harmonize in an outdoor dining room in New Mexico
"living art and chic furniture harmonize in an outdoor dining room in New Mexico... Santa Fe, New Mexico. "This space was important to them, because the weather in Santa... piece of art and the babble from a custom fountain. Here's a closer look at where the... Santa Fe, New Mexico Size: About 640 square feet Budget: About $30,000... work of art. I would bet that most Houzzers have "inappropriate" green lawns much..."
Design Calendar: What to See and Do in June 2012
Enjoy the outdoors at a rootftop art installation in New York or a London festival, chill in the darkness of a movie theater and much more
"rootftop art installation in New York or a London festival, chill in the darkness of... at the New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art to West Coast design festivals, you'll... Museum of Art, New York CityClimb and walk through the Met's latest rooftop summertime... –5 p.m. ART SHOW — June 9, 2012 The Tappan Collective Group Art Show and Launch PartyThe... from New York's East Village to the set of Pee Wee’s Playhouse to the thrift stores..."
Room of the Day: Warhol Rocks a 19th-Century Dining Room
"modern art brings new energy to a dining room in an 1896 mansion with traditional... old and new. I'm 50/50 on the room. It looks absolutely gorgeous but still feels a... work of art.. so beautifully thought out What is on the back wall? It's a fireplace... "Dog" art print in my home -- sadly, just an open edition print, but i still adore... feeling his art gives a space. A nice counterpoint to the formal black & white. Nice dogs..."
Houzz Tour: Urban Eclectic Loft in Manhattan
"c and art, family keepsakes and vibrant colors give a former rectory in New York... Location: New York City Size: 2,300 square feet That's Interesting: The unit is located... a very New York story and space," says Burgos.More Houzz Tours:Geometry and Art in... here in New York!" Burgos replaced what used to be tiled flooring with a Jatoba he... showcases art from Samantha's travels, creating a mix of textures and visuals. "The color..."