Interior Define Has a New Owner, RAMSA Breaks Ground on First-Ever UK Project, and More News

Melissa Bradford

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The chair that consumed Instagram now has new iterations

In 2021, London practice Buchanan Studio released its plump manufactured-in-England Studio chair, and style enthusiasts went wild for its thick monitor-printed ruby, indigo, or rose-hued stripes and duo of seemingly floating cushions. A deeper dive into this glam 1970s aesthetic has led Buchanan Studio to hatch an imposing couch edition (out there in two sizes) that flaunts the identical curves and a deep frame crafted out of FSC-qualified beech and birch. Rounding out the burgeoning Studio assortment is a tender ottoman adorned with suede straps reminiscent of classic baggage. 

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Marianne Boesky Gallery pops up at San Francisco’s Gallery 181

Atop 181 Fremont, San Francisco’s very first LEED Platinum-qualified combined-use creating found in the SOMA district, is Gallery 181. The soaring penthouse area, stored by art advisor Holly Baxter, will welcome a pop-up installation from New York–and Aspen-based Marianne Boesky Gallery on January 17 (as a result of March 17) that celebrates the progressive fusion of art and technological know-how. 

Dovetailing with FOG Style+Art Reasonable, the appointment-only exhibition will element the famous Frank Stella’s blended-media products in conversation with C-prints from the up-and-coming conceptual artist Sarah Meyohas, together with anthropomorphic bronze sculptures by The Haas Brothers and Pier Paolo Calzolari’s intriguing salt-based operates.

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RAMSA’s 1 Mayfair, which will contain penthouses, apartment, and townhouses, is envisioned to be concluded in Fall 2025.

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Robert A.M. Stern Architects makes its to start with foray into the Uk

Smooth residential complexes are a hallmark of Robert A.M. Stern Architects (RAMSA), and now the eminent New York organization is bringing that sheen to London with 1 Mayfair, found on the web site of the previous Audley Sq.. Produced by Caudwell, the 8-story home, slated for completion in 2025, will uprise 29 units bordering a back garden in just one of the city’s poshest districts. Cordially aligned with London’s most putting buildings, 1 Mayfair will be clad in Portland stone and highlights stacked bay home windows, sculptural balustrades, and hand-carved ornamentation.  

“We’re best identified for our luxury initiatives in New York Metropolis, but where ever we get the job done, we attempt to develop buildings that come to feel like they’ve developed out of their place—their distinctive architectural and historical context—while also earning their possess assertion,” Dan Lobitz, associate at RAMSA, tells Ad Professional. “As we do with all our tasks, we worked to tie our style into the scale, style, and materiality of the present context, from Georgian to Victorian, to Neo-Georgian and Art Deco architecture. Central to our vision was realizing a setting up that both equally honors and reinterprets the neighborhood’s 400-year architectural tradition.”

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Inchbald School of Design presents 10 student design projects

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