Since he started his own firm in 1990, Chester Jones has become one of the UK’s most talented interior designers. His distinctive use of art and sympathetic treatment of a building’s history set him apart. Chester Jones’ defining practice is that he uses art to build individual spaces, particularly as he is heavily influenced by […]
Along these last years it has become increasingly popular to design the home using a mix of old and new styles – it provides the perfect way of achieving the required functionality in one’s living space without reverting to the utterly minimalistic look that may sometimes come across as rather cold and unsophisticated. This was […]
In Rose Uniacke’s studio and shop in the Pimlico design district in London, one finds carefully chosen antiques and 20th century furniture, as well as the Uniacke’s very own line of furniture and lighting. In the latest edition of Art & Home published by Sotheby’s International Realty, the London-based designer explains how she tries to […]
For individuals who are conscious about aesthetics and the eye-appeal of everything that surrounds them, the question of whether the need for functionality will get into the way of design is likely to be problematic. If you are this type of person, you will know that when attractiveness to the eye is also an important […]
Sotheby’s is going to sale in Europe, Asia and America this spring. The June-July edition of Art & Home features some of the most prominent pieces for sale and up for auction across different parts of the world throughout this season from renowned artists such as Sir Frederic Leighton and Marc Chagall and featuring Contemporary […]
Sotheby’s November evening sale of Impressionist & Modern Art achieved $422.1 million, the highest total in Sotheby’s history. Leading the sale were two sculptures, Alberto Giacometti’s Chariot, selling for an historic sum of $101 million, and Amadeo Modigliani’s Tête, which achieved $70.7 million.