art and design

MASH Gallery’s “Muscle Memory” exhibition celebrates queer art for Pride Month and beyond

By showcasing the unique experiences, struggles, and joys of the LGBTQ community, the exhibition promotes empathy, understanding, and acceptance among a broader audience.

Chihuly Studio’s “art for all” approach helps them grow with their audience

When it comes to brand collaborations, Chihuly Studio ensures Dale Chihuly’s iconic artistic vision remains the driving force, even when the goal is reaching an increasingly wider, and younger, audience. 

Abandon your design bias

Austin Allen James’ thought-provoking piece explores how to escape design monotony by blurring the lines between art forms.

Designer Spotlight: Tova Kook of TK Design

Tova Kook’s insights inspire young creatives who haven’t quite found their “thing” yet but feel the urge to keep on going: Follow that instinct.

Porky Hefer: no bats, no chocolate

Galerie56 and Southern Guild are excited to present no bats, no chocolate, a solo exhibition of handcrafted seating environments by South African artist Porky Hefer, opening 30 April and running through to 26 August 2024.

Jordan Vineyard & Winery Unveils Flore de Jordan Sculpture by Alice Riehl 

Enchanting Handcrafted Art Piece – Comprised of Over 100 Sculpted Porcelain Blooms – Debuts as Newest Addition to Winery’s Recently Renovated Chateau Lobby

Shure Design Studio opens gallery and retail space in Los Angeles

Equal parts design lab and curated boutique, Shure Design Studio’s new gallery and retail space features everything from bespoke candles and specialty tabletop pieces to striking furniture, notable books and dynamic lighting.

Sandra Vlock on learning to call herself an artist

On this week’s Disruptive Design, DNN Editor in Chief Courtney Porter sits down with Studio Vlock founder Sandra Vlock, to explore her transition from architect to artist and the enduring influence of the participatory nature of the built environment in her creations.

Storytelling with Austin Allen James: Art Inspiration, Object Design, Instinctive Field Verse, and Poetry Reading

Austin Allen James is an artist, designer, poet, entrepreneur, educator, and father of two. Austin, or AAJ as some refer to him, will be sharing the inside scoop behind both his creative and design processes.  Austin’s lifelong passion and love of color, words, phrases, and objects has led to his experimenting with paint and design to become a professional artist, poet, object designer, and trendsetter. 

Award-winning interior designer lands prestigious art exhibit at the first ever Salon des Refusés – Emerging Artist Exhibition.

Artist and interior designer, Stephanie Poulsen shared, “Being accepted into the Salon des Refusés – Emerging Artist Exhibition is a dream come true! I am truly honored to be part of this inaugural event and to be selected to share some of my work. This is an incredible opportunity that our community worked to create as a leading art exhibit and will highlight so many talented artists and their exemplary work.”