Artist Terry Winters

My last post got me thinking of artists that were tantalizing, effervescent and influential on my journey from easel to drafting table.  Terry Winters was one of those artists.  His painting shown below, is yet another example of art overlapping interior design;...

Artist David Salle

When I was in art school, David Salle was a hero and pivotal to my budding interest in design.  As a painter, I was influenced by his unique draftsmanship and image compartmentalization.  Salle tells many stories within one painting then brilliantly morphs them into...

Jim Thompson

Jim Thompson, namesake of Jim Thompson fabrics, was born in 1906 into an affluent family in Delaware, he attended Princeton and then The University of Pennsylvania for architecture.  In the 1940’s, Thompson took full time residence in Thailand, at a time when...