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Tuesday 06 March, 2012

A Historical Masterpiece reopens to the Public: Villa Tugendhat / Mies van der Rohe

© Daniel Fišer / Wikimedia Commons Today, one of the leading exemplars of classic Modern architecture reopens after a two year hiatus. The freshly renovated Villa Tugendhat underwent a monumental restoration and rehabilitation, starting in January 2010, with the aim of preserving and conserving the original building substance and layout, including the construction details, materials […]

Thursday 18 February, 2010


My intern Colette is an Art History student at Northwestern and recently reminded me about the fascinating history of the now legendary Barcelona Chair.  I am a big fan of the Barcelona Chair for its timeless design and the instant pop of chic it adds to a room.