It might be a cliché that the word “carpets” evokes right on Orient, but it’s impossible not to do so. Of unrivaled beauty and cultural richness over centuries are these pieces which more than floor coverings are paintings to walk over.
We discovered James Turell’s artwork for the first time in Houston, where his skyspace (Twilight Epiphany, 2012), settled at the Rice University’s campus, left us astonished. Ever since, we have been chasing his exhibitions.
Rustic style is a modern approach to the wood cabin essence interior design. Inspired by nature and balanced with traditional elements, this style should transmit the soul of the French Provence cottage. Organic textures and shapes give the spaces a natural warmth. Accent colors should be light and subtle.
He is a myth and he is alive. He is one of those rare artists to whom celebration and recognition don’t have to wait to his afterlife. Francisco Toledo’s time is now, as will be later. His personality is as unique as his artwork. Always dressed in white cotton pants with dusty sandals, he can easily be reached in the Santo Domingo plaza in his natal, Oaxaca. Another peculiarity: one of the most reachable artists and also for many one of the greatest.