Blokwork. The birth of a collection-6

Blokwork. The birth of a collection-6

Swoosh! It began with a brushstroke! This extraordinary long repeat began with the idea of painting a corridor with a long sweeping curve.So simple and amazing realized in a long curved corridor. Conceived in magenta, this pattern goes from neutrals to full on blast...
Blokwork. The birth of a collection -4

Blokwork. The birth of a collection -4

Theo van Doesburg. Artist, architect, graphic designer is a big influence to me. Heres is something of his, and a sketch of cuts of colored film to gauge light and transparency.  ...
Blokwork. The birth of a collection -3

Blokwork. The birth of a collection -3

On a visit to Berlin, I happened upon the The Hansaviertel District, an extraordinary community of modernist architecture, designed after World War two by world’s greatest architects including Alvar Aalto, Le Corbusier, Walter Gropius, and Oscar Niemeyer. It was so...
Blokwerk, The birth of a collection -2

Blokwerk, The birth of a collection -2

Mondran was perhaps the most famous of the The Di Stijl artists, Here is a favorite, and and the Yves St Laurent collection it inspired. if you balk at this, here it the relationship between fashion and art.       honored in The Rijks...
Blokwork.The birth of a collection

Blokwork.The birth of a collection

Obsessed with the Di Stijl movement, now during it’s 100th anniversary the intersection of fine art, architecture, furniture and graphic design looks fresher than ever. I have always loved systems of organization. Here are some amazing Gerrit Reitveld, the Dutch...