Posts tagged as 'studio'

Wed 10.2.

WorkOf x Architonic – Greenpoint Studio Tours

Posted by Walter Phillips on 10.02.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Photo: Melissa Wallbridge

Photo: Melissa Wallbridge

Greenpoint lies on the waters edge at the northwestern most point of the borough of Brooklyn. With it’s many industrial buildings, interspersed with short residential blocks, the neighborhood has an understated gritty allure – this has proven to be the perfect blank canvas for a number of Brooklyn’s best art and design studios. Written by Isaac Friedman-Heiman.

 

To the Light + Ladder studio tour on Architonic

To the Patrick Weder studio tour on Architonic

To the Caroline Z Hurley studio tour on Architonic

To the Bower studio tour on Architonic

© Melissa Walbridge

© Melissa Walbridge

Walk into Caroline Hurley’s new Greenpoint Atelier on any given day of the week and try to decipher what the space is. Part studio, part showroom, gallery and community gathering space the list goes on and on… (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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Thu 4.2.

WorkOf x Architonic – Greenpoint Studio Tours: Bower

Posted by Walter Phillips on 04.02.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

© Melissa Walbridge

© Melissa Walbridge

Tammer Hijazi and Danny Giannella, the design duo behind acclaimed Brooklyn studio BOWER, are doing their own thing. In a day and age when everyone has access to everything it’s a tall order to find truly original design and they deliver time and time again. (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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Wed 3.2.

WorkOf x Architonic – Greenpoint Studio Tours: Patrick Weder

Posted by Walter Phillips on 03.02.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Photo: © Melissa Walbridge

Photo: © Melissa Walbridge

Swiss born, but undeniably a New Yorker, Patrick Weder operates at the highest level of craftsmanship. A tenured designer with an enviable and growing list of dedicated clients his work is all about materials, precision and time. (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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Tue 2.2.

WorkOf x Architonic – Greenpoint Studio Tours: Light + Ladder

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.02.2016 - Tagged as: , ,

Photo: © Melissa Walbridge

Photo: © Melissa Walbridge

In a sun-filled loft on the Greenpoint waterfront, Farrah Sit and her team are quietly building the business that she always aspired to work at. This required a decisive returning to making and culminated with the launch of her eponymous brand Light + Ladder. (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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Mon 30.11.

WorkOf x Architonic – Red Hook Studio Tours

Posted by Walter Phillips on 30.11.2015 - Tagged as: , ,

Red Hook, Brooklyn, New York

Red Hook, Brooklyn, New York

In a remote corner on the western waterfront of Brooklyn lies Red Hook. The industrial and longtime maritime neighborhood, with its cobblestone streets and weather worn facades, has the type of patina that only comes with time. Located just beyond the reach of the last train stops, these isolated surroundings have resulted in the development of a unique creative enclave that is home to some of New York’s best artists and designers. Written by Isaac Friedman-Heiman.

 

To the DLV Studio Tour on Architonic

To the Pelle Studio Tour on Architonic

To the Volk Studio Tour on Architonic

To the Token Studio Tour on Architonic

Sun 29.11.

WorkOf x Architonic – Red Hook Studio Tours: Volk

Posted by Walter Phillips on 29.11.2015 - Tagged as: , , ,

Photo: © Melissa Walbridge

Photo: © Melissa Walbridge

While furniture has always been a part of his family’s history, Brian Volk has forged a path to discovering a design language that is entirely his own through art, music and fabrication. Now with a newborn son and a growing demand for VOLK designs his promise “that future generations will treasure the simplicity, care and craft embodied in each piece” seems more relevant than ever. (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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Thu 26.11.

WorkOf x Architonic – Red Hook Studio Tours: Token

Posted by Walter Phillips on 26.11.2015 - Tagged as: , , ,

Token studio, photo: © Melissa Walbridge

Token studio, photo: © Melissa Walbridge

On the water’s edge a building that dates back to Civil War era has been split into smaller commercial and industrial spaces, one of which is occupied end to end by design studio TOKEN. Here, inside the centuries old façade their team of designers, fabricators and artists are working to “reimagine standard materials to create engaging, engineered objects.” (by Isaac Friedman-Heiman for WorkOf)

 

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