Heirlooms of the Future
UK-based architect Alexander Purcell Rodrigues is known for creating stylish spaces in residences and hotels around the world.
The ever-talented Purcell Rodrigues has expanded his reach to now include furniture design, collaborating on products with Holly Hunt, Promemoria, and De Castelli, to name a few. This year, he launched Atelier Purcell, which features bespoke creations that experiment with innovative technologies in order to create heirlooms of the future. We love the Phalanx sofa and tray, which beautifully pairs materials, including solid brass, eucalyptus, stainless steel, oak, bronze, and marble, to create pieces that are both modern and dimensional.
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The glamorous new Harry Winston salon in San Francisco dazzles.
It is undeniable that the performing arts industry is under-going major changes. With the innovation in technology and a shift in audience demands, art institutions are trying to attract and reach a rapidly changing audience before it is too late. Red Curtain Addict, a performing arts start-up in San Francisco, has set out to “unite the arts” by making the arts easily accessible, approachable, and fun to a new and young audience.