art & fashion

Eclectic Mod glamour in Mayfair

Francis Sultana is a self-taught interior designer and actually didn’t start working as one until 2011. The move came as a natural and logical progression as Sultana is also the creative director of the David Gill Gallery in Mayfair, London. As creative director of the Gallery, he now works with current artists and designers to help them imagine the collectables...

Between Hyphen and Earth

Efi Gousi is a young Greek actress-director-photographer #overachiever, whom has found great success in each part of her professional self, tapping into emotions and reactions, but the amazing talent she has for this process shines brightest through her photography. Her images pit the passionate against the inanimate, the spirited against the broken, and the innocent against the thoroughly sinister. The result is a...

Salt Vanity Australia

Salt: Vanity, an exhibition of the most recent work by Australian photographer Murray Fredericks just wrapped up at London's Hamiltons Gallery The Vanity series is a continuation of Fredericks’ renowned Salt series. In this next cycle of the project, Fredericks introduces a mirror into the previously undisturbed landscape.

His long relationship with Lake Eyre, where his...

Belle – Alessi Design Awards 2017 winner

Belle magazine and Alessi have been on a quest to unearth Australia’s best product designers to create a timeless piece that will fit within the existing Alessi portfolio, exhibit contemporary lines and be imbued with an enduring style that will make it a classic within the Alessi stable.

Rene Linssen is the winner of the Alessi Design Awards 2017 for his beautiful ‘Pearla’ oyster...

stark contrast

The landscape’s horizon behaves as the limit between two spaces. Vertical lines expressed in solid geometric concrete structures are presented in a simple manner, indicating a timid balance between the full and the empty. Designed by RUIZSOLAR architects, balance between the public and the private is the concept that guides the whole project. Located in the north-central area of...

Jungle 80’s Luxe Paradise

Masquespacio Studio; Award winning creative consultancy have created what I would call a mash-up of a Jungle 80’s Luxe paradise. The strong bold colour palette paired up with the luxe velvet materials and the crazy greenery is a designers dream (It’s definitely my dream). Peaches with dark and cool blues and teal create a fun palette which takes...

Chatting with Karim Rashid

Yesterday I got to sit down with one the most prolific designers of our generation, Karim Rashid for an insightful conversation on life, inspiration and design. This stunning human was Everything! Taking time out from his busy schedule at Design + Decor in Melbourne I was very honored to interview him. Q - You have been described as one...

Walking on water

The most recent Christo and Jean-Claude project to have been executed is an impressive installation of floating corridors covered with orange cloth in Lake Iseo, Italy. The pair’s first project to be completed after Jean-Claude passed away in 2009, “The Floating Piers” was conceived in the 1970’s and comprises a total of 5.5 kilometres of walkways, 3 km of which float on the water by...

Infrared NYC

New York-based, Italian born photographer and graphic designer Paolo Pettigiani has recently captured a collection of pictures of Central Park’s landscape, in a series named surprisingly, Infrared NYC. Using a infrared-aerochrome film photo which reverses the real colors to transform them into red, pink, the artist shows the park under a new perspective. The usual green grass and trees are...