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NEW YORK — Dubbed the “father of the American studio furniture movement,” Wendell Castle (1932-2018) created innovative furniture designs that are highly coveted today. He also didn’t restrict himself to wood as a medium. His legacy lies in his craftsmanship, use of unusual materials and always challenging himself to produce work that pushed the boundaries […]
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. – The James A. Michener Art Museum is pleased to host an exhibition highlighting the influences that shaped the work of sculptor and woodworker Wharton Esherick. Daring Design: The Impact of Three Women on Wharton Esherick’s Craft opened September 10 and continues through February 6, 2022.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa.—On June 8, Freeman’s presents a Select Design auction beginning at 11 am Eastern time, featuring 19 carefully chosen lots of fine 2oth century design pieces. It includes 11 works by George Nakashima, as well as pieces by Tiffany Studios, Samuel Yellin, and Michael Graves, among others. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.