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Florentine design studio E-ggs sideboard—now in 3 sizes—is defined by a subtle windowpane pattern across its lacquered wood front and sides. Elegantly fixed on its slender legs, the standout storage piece cuts a “bella figura” in any interior setting.
Inspired by the ringed planet of Saturn, designer Jean-Baptiste Souletie’s seating adds a bar stool spin-off to his graphic range for Paris-based La Chance. Italian artisans hand assemble each piece to assure a high-level of comfort.
Craftsmanship and comfort are hallmarks of this curvaceous lounger from this Danish house. With its armrest and legs in solid oak or walnut, both with an oiled finish, the upholstery choices include a range of fine premium textiles or genuine sheepskin.
Borosilicate glass—the kind used in laboratory glassware because of its resistance to thermal shock—is handblown into this rounded container, designed by architect Eva Harlou, serving as both beautiful object and functional carafe for drink cold and hot.
Danish design brand Engelbrechts adds an armchair version of its sleek chair by Anders Hermansen. Height adjustment, tilt function and 360-degree swivel make this state-of-the-art, ergonomic work chair a prize winner.
While the A+R showroom has welcomed clients for weeks now by appointment, we are looking forward to the official re-activation of our 32-acre home ROW—specifically the kick off this week with the 4-day visual art fest known as The Other Art Fair. Presented by Saatchi Art, this curated showcase of 75 artists is taking over several store fronts, windows, as well as wall space in existing shops—including yours truly, A+R...
The best in design improves the quality of life. And this adage isn't limited to our individual whims. Quality of life is increasingly a matter for the global community, one that means products that consume less energy and minimize waste in manufacturing and post-production. Quality is also matter of lasting durability. In a nod to Earth Day, an LED spotlight on just a few of the dozens of products at A+R produced with a healthy world in mind...
Women might account for nearly half the global population, but design, from architecture to products, remains a man’s world. If the recent rise in women designers and entrepreneurs in the marketplace and at A+R is a sign of the times, perhaps marking women’s history in this realm will sooner than later become a year-round given. In the meantime, a spotlight on a handful of creators—who happen to be women—we can’t get enough of...