the shutterbugs: j ingerstedt.


i’ve always admired the beautiful work of interiors photographer j. ingerstedt¬†and this feature for elle decor sweden is another example of his lovely work. the styling is quite smashing, too and i love the eclectic collections and the effortless look of the ‘casually displayed’ artwork. that’s a mighty fine selection of chairs and unique textiles... 
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kim west limited edition prints + a giveaway.


meet kim west — a fine artist living in los angeles, who has recently launched a new webshop. kim shares limited edition prints and original tiny paintings, but her usual work consists of medium to fairly large paintings (even mural projects!), but in the shop kim’s offering work that is more approachable with respect to wall space and depth of our pocket books.... 
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new and noteworthy.


1. pink ‘stripe’ Acrylic on canvas by tracey kafka from serena & lily. the weather in L.A. has been very kindly easing me into its warmer temperatures — not too hot, mostly overcast mornings. but today the sun came out in full force, introducing what summer’s gonna really be like here in the city of hot, golden angels. so that put me in the mood... 
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friday finds.


annie is still away, happily traveling japan (i cannot wait to have her share that trip with us¬†when she returns!) so in the meantime, i’m taking over friday finds this week. as you’ve seen from my earlier post today, i’m feeling the summer vibes. could be the move to L.A., but it’s been a tad dreary here, weather-wise, so could be just wishful thinking.... 
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the jealous curator. art goes here.


hi everyone! so, i love minimalism as much as the next guy, but this dining room (in portugal) is pretty much a curators dream, no? ooh, look at all of those white walls! the other thing i noticed, other than those white walls, was the little pop of color in the form of oranges (or maybe lemons?) in the bowl on the table. ok, let’s go with that: six tiny, rich, colorful,... 
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