Art Nouveau interiors at Nancy

Musee L Ecole de Nancy - displays a breathtaking an Art Nouveau collection comprising  art by Prouve, stained glass windows by Gruber, Galle vases, furniture by Majorelle, Galle, Emile Andre, Gauthier and many others. Initially,in 1894, 17 pieces were purchased with the intention of being put in the Decorative Arts Museum of Nancy, but in ...

Casa Fenoglio La Fleur – Torino

Built  in 1900, it stays as the best example of Liberty in Italia. Showing clear French and Belgian influences, it was done before the Torino Decorative Art Exhibition of 1902 as as example of the innovative style of the piemontese architects. It was a "home-studio" which favoured freedom of expression for creative talent. The building was ...

The Contemporary Aesthetics of Asian Design, Triennale, 2016

Elegantly suspended bells by Nousaku Corporation, graciously moved by using a fan or an incredible soft sound coming out of the Ginga, signed by Yamaguchi Kyujo Co, when gently touched by the museum assistant, all made an amazing impression on me. A complete sensorial experience, both olphactiv and auditive one, not to mention visually. (more…)