All posts by FRANCES BRENT
Beauty Growing: British Pottery at Yale
Patience, respect for materials, modest self-assurance, a twist of fate—this is what is needed to make a vessel...
Twists and Turns in Bamboo: The Abbey Collection at the Met
The Abbey Collection at the Met is an expansive exhibition, focusing on modern Japanese bamboo art.
The House of Tomorrow
George Fred Keck’s radical design for the House of Tomorrow for Chicago’s 1933–1934 Century of Progress exposition ended...
Jeanne Gang’s Hive for Humans Creates a Buzz
Jeanne Gang’s Hive is a summer installation constructed inside the National Building Museum’s monumental central hall with approximately...
Behind the Fold: Matthew Shlian’s Paper Art
From his early interest in folded book art, Matthew Shlian has sprung exuberantly in many directions with his...