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Monthly Archives: June 2018

David Collins’ Touch

by Janeen Swing • June 21, 2018

Pop icon Madonna once said of her pal and confidante, interior designer David Collins (1955 – 2013) “When I look around my houses in New York or London, I am struck by what an influence he has had on me. He has left his souvenirs everywhere: his touch, his taste, his flair and his blue.” […]

Gio Ponti, an Enduring Legend

by Janeen Swing • June 10, 2018

“[The majority of the objects in our lives are created and characterised by industry […]”. Thus spoke Gio Ponti (1891 – 1979), one of the most important architects, designers and essayists of the twentieth century. Gio Ponti Born in Milan in 1891 to Enrico Ponti and Giovanna Rigonere, Giovanni (“Gio”) Ponti served in WWI as […]