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Archive for September, 2009
They’re available through Thorsten Van Elten in the UK. The smaller sizes are currently out of stock, but I’ll let you know when they’re back in.
Such a great, simple idea!
Posted in Art, News, Photography, tagged Cheyenne Glasgow, flickr, Getty Images, Guy Batey, Haley Allen, Joseph O. Holmes, Katie Shapiro, Kristen Elsby, Peter Baker on September 23, 2009 | Leave a Comment »
The Getty Images Gallery in London is currently exhibiting images from the flickr/Getty Images partnership which features work by photographers like Katie Shapiro, Peter Baker, Cheyenne Glasgow, Haley Allen, Guy Batey, Joseph O. Holmes, Sam Bloomberg-Rissman, Kristen Elsby (as shown below) and many others.
Check it out – it’s up until October 1st.
Yes – it’s worth two posts!
There is too much to cover in a hasty blog post – but enjoy these images of the penthouse in Highpoint II – Highpoint I‘s post-war neighbour.
This is the amazing space where where Lubetkin himself resided. Where do you begin… The blue painted ceiling? The Norwegian pine panelling? The murals? The view? The decorative tiles??
I lurve it.
During ‘Open House‘ this past weekend, I was lucky enough to see this fantastic flat refurbishment in Berthold Lubetkin‘s seminal modernist apartment block, Highpoint. Little did I know that it was redesigned by Adam Richards Architects, who also refurbished THIS beauty. These guys are clearly genii (pronounced with 3 syllables).
And yes, Highpoint is truly awesome.
And also – I am really really feeling the cork tiles here. Hurray.
Interior images by Morley von Sternberg.
Their solid chestnut benches are like modern reinventions of the classic Ercol loveseat (image at the bottom.) Excellent, no?
You can check out the new range this week at Leila’s Shop in east London- event details here.