Influential Designer: Harry Bertoia
Seemingly born with a natural instinct for design, Harry Bertoia was an expert jeweler, printmaker, furniture designer, sculptor, and philosopher. As Knoll historian Brian Lutz noted, “Bertoia’s paintings were better than his sculptures. And his sculptures were better than his furniture. And his furniture was absolutely brilliant.” Bertoia’s incredible work ethic, brilliant mind, and generous spirit have proved to immortalize him as one of the great modernist designers of all time.
Interior Designer Profile: Frances Adler Elkins
Born in 1888, and with an interior design career spanning three decades, Frances Adler Elkins has been called “the first great California decorator.”
Stunning Spring Cafe Patio Designs Featuring Metal Planters
Spring is a season of rejuvenation, and now is the perfect time to get that restaurant or cafe patio cleaned up before the spring rush of lunch-goers hits. It’s also a great time to look at some new “bling” for the patio. Adding a few special touches might just bring in some new diners and up your rating on TripAdvisor.