American Masters: Eero Saarinen

“American Masters – Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future” very much looks worth checking out. The director of photography for the documentary is Saarinen’s own son, Eric, and takes us on a tour through Saarinen’s best-known works, with…

Poised Taupe: Sherwin-Williams Color Of The Year 2017

“Color Of the Year” designations are always fun. Sherwin-Williams has announced theirs for 2017, and here it is: Poised Taupe. Neutral but not bland, it should work well with black, white and wood tones and fit nicely into modern interiors….

Rad Women Worldwide, An Anthology

Sure, everyone will recognize Frida Kahlo on the cover of Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History, but this book spans about 25 centuries and 30+ countries of women who are rad….

RIP, Jens Risom. In memoriam, a lovely little video from Dwell about one of our favorite lounge chairs: Risom Lounge Chair from Topiary Productions, Inc. on Vimeo.

Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style

In or near Seattle? Here’s a retrospective worth checking out. Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style runs through January 8th, 2017, at the Seattle Art Museum. From the PDX Monthly review: Beyond the artfully arranged couture, the museum has…

Trachtenberg's Red Blooded American Male

Award-winning photographer Robert Trachtenberg has another winner here in Red-Blooded American Male: Photographs. He’s captured men from all walks of life – everyone from Elon Musk unveiling a Tesla to Jack Black getting a pedicure, and a variety of celebs…

Stephen Kenn for Victorinox

Dwell asked, “What if furniture worked like a Swiss Army knife?” And we thought, that’s an excellent question. The Stephen Kenn for Victorinox collection does just that, for those who are also intrigued by the prospect of multipurpose, efficient furnishings….

"It's A Sony" Exhibit

Check it out if you can: Sony’s about to demolish their flagship building in Ginza, Tokyo with a public park, and if you can stop by before then, they’ve got a cool exhibition titled “It’s A Sony” showcasing some of…

Soframiz

In Soframiz: Vibrant Middle Eastern Recipes from Sofra Bakery and Cafe, a collection of over a hundred recipes from Cambridge’s Sofra Bakery and Cafe, you’ll find a collection of dishes curated from the authors’ travels throughout Turkey and the Middle…

Cooking In the French Country

Part cookbook, part coffee-table book highlighting how glorious it would be to live in French wine country, French Country Cooking: Meals and Moments from a Village in the Vineyards by Mimi Thorisson is as much a joy to read as…