April 19, 2017 | Coshamie
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COSHAMIE’S DESIGN PICK: RICK OWENS FURNITURE

THE LOVE STORY BEHIND RICK OWENS & MICHÉLE LAMY’S ICONIC CREATIONS: On the occasion of Rizzoli’s “Rick Owens: Furniture”, a new book that celebrates Rick Owens and Michéle Lamy’s furniture designs, we figured it would be a good time to look at the remarkable pieces created under the renowned designer’s name. [caption id="attachment_5381" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Magic Mountain Exhibition, Chesa Planta Museum, Switzerland, 2012 (Image Credit: Adrien Dirand)[/caption] The book itself doesn’t just catalogue Rick Owens’ superb furniture, but it also works as a love letter from the designer to his wife and partner, Michéle Lamy. Ms Lamy has recently presented a series of pieces celebrating the book launch at Dover Street Market, along with her new jewellery collection, Hunrod – featuring golden nuggets...

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THE CURRENT STATE OF THE ART MARKET

A LOOK AT WHAT THE TEFAF ART MARKET REPORT HAS TO SAY FOR 2017: The European Fine Art Foundation, better known as TEFAF, has recently released its art market report – the prime measuring tool to measure the global art market’s health. This year’s edition was spearheaded by Professor Rachel A. J. Pownall and it confirms initial suspicions of a drop in the international art sales, along with a number of positive highlights for specific sub-sectors. Professor Pownall holds the TEFAF Chair in Art Markets at the School of Business Economics of Maastricht University, and the Van Gogh Chair on Art Finance and Museum Management at the TIAS School for Business and Society. According to the report, which was written in partnership with...

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