SFLuxe: Icons of Design at Millennium Tower

"De Sousa Houghes Icons"Master Bedroom in Residence 52C by De Sousa Hughes (Photo: Matthew Millman )

For decades the San Francisco Decorator Showcase has reigned supreme. But this year San Franciscans have had a few additional opportunities to see Bay Area designers flex their creative muscles and also illustrate a more modern side of interior design. Continue reading

SFLuxe: SF20 – 20th Century Art and Design

"Poul Kjaerholm"Paul Kjaerholm display in entry (Photo: Drew Altizer)

The brainchild of event planner extraordinaire Stanlee Gatti, who brought all the players together, SF20 provides a critical, and perhaps long overdue, counterpart to the San Francisco Fall Antique Show, by exposing us to very best in modern design. Continue reading

The Art Of The Table

"Gumps Placesetting"

Place Setting created by Gump’s Director of Visual Merchandising Hermann Seeman (Photo: Moanalani Jeffrey)

I had the honor to participate in a preview event for DIFFA’s (Design Industry Foundation Fighting AIDS)Dining by Design 2009, graciously hosted by Gump’sOrlando Diaz-AzcuyMartha AngusKen Fulk, andmyself, each designed a unique dining environment. Continue reading