Tag Archives: Architecture

As the World Turns…

Hi everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve posted here on Roaming By Design and there’s a reason for my absence. My writing life has changed since I began this effort four years ago next month, and rather than letting this … Continue reading

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Grassroots Run Deep: Green Provocateur in Milan

The world is heading to Milan for Salone Internazionale del Mobile forthwith and it’s likely that everyone in the design world is going to be met with an entirely different landscape than they’ve encountered in central Milan in the past, … Continue reading

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Digesting the AD Home Design Show

What’s chic and dynamic and fabulous all over? The three days Roaming by Design spent gallivanting around Manhattan as we made our way from our sophisticated digs at Cassa Hotel & Residences to the 10th annual Architectural Digest Home Design … Continue reading

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Make It Personal!

I’ve been blazing around Paris soaking in a schizophrenic mix of historically significant writerly inspiration and modern-day Parisian glitz: it’s quite a paradoxical melange! Even the eye candy cuts its own broad swath, from beautifully dressed men and women to … Continue reading

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You’ll Find Me in the Garden

I took a tour of the Figini Pagani Progettazioni offices in Lake Como this morning. The firm, which was founded by Erasmo Figini and Susanna Pagani, designed the villas and other buildings on the grounds of the CastaDiva Resort and … Continue reading

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Paper, Scissors, Rock

Miami-based artist Michelle Weinberg has had a string of interesting exhibitions lately from a solo show in the Schoolhouse Gallery in Provincetown to a group show in the Miami Art Museum. She’s also completed a dynamic mosaic tile installation in … Continue reading

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Earth, Wind and Fire Frozen in Time

Since revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement, Dale Chihuly has continually pushed to new heights and experimented with new forms, creating blown glass artistry that take command of indoor and outdoor environments regardless of a setting’s inherent beauty. His works are … Continue reading

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Architectural Adventures

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) convention is in town and the sun-dappled streets of Miami Beach are filled with lots of serious people looking up at buildings and pointing out iconic facades. While exhibitors bring their new products to … Continue reading

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Dark Nostalgia

On the cover is the Royalton Hotel designed by Roman and Williams I have long been a title junkie so it’s no surprise that when Dark Nostalgia landed on my desk, I immediately responded to its resonant appellation. Not only … Continue reading

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ICFF Editors Awards Announced

The Table of Contents Page of Four Florida Moderns I haven’t made it to ICFF yet (I’m usually there the first day by the time the doors open) because I’ve been stuck at home on deadline. I’ll be there bright … Continue reading

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