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July 14, 2018

NY | Ulla Johnson

Down the street from our New York gallery, fashion designer Ulla Johnson’s new retail location is home to Lindsey Adelman’s Totem, pictured above. The project was designed by Elizabeth Roberts Architecture & Design in collaboration with Alexis Brown Interiors.
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June 15, 2018

SF: Sea Ranch

Just 100 miles north of downtown San Francisco, the Sea Ranch, a visionary architectural ‘experiment’ feels light years away from the city.
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February 16, 2018

NY | Dashwood Books

David Stratell of iconic NoHo bookseller Dashwood books, shares his five favorites within the neighborhood.
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July 17, 2018

Minimalism Endures

According to architect John Pawson, “Minimalism is not defined by what is not there but by the rightness of what is and the richness with which this is experienced.” That notion explains why the design movement has continued to thrive well into the 21st century and why a sense of chic restraint defines the work of many of today’s top creatives.
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April 15, 2018

Finding Scarpa

It was once said, by none other than Phillip Johnson, that Italian architect Carlo Scarpa had the ability to “make poetry out of the smallest rod or stone.” A master of proportion and detail, Scarpa, who worked in glass, furniture and buildings, offered a quiet but prescient vision that only seems to grow in influence more than forty years since his death.
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April 06, 2018

Your Future Perfect Guide to Milan, 2018

Experience has taught us that some degree of advanced organization is essential when visiting Milan’s annual design week, ‘Fuorisalone’.
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July 06, 2018

QA with EWE Studio

Mexico’s design scene, increasingly recognized on the world stage, is one that skillfully balances tradition with modernity. EWE Studio, helmed by curator and creative director Age Salajõe, exemplifies those contrasts with intricate and sculptural work that advances the parameters of traditional Mexican techniques.
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June 15, 2018

Design Miami/Basel

After three successful years showing at Design Miami/Art Basel Miami Beach, the Future Perfect debuted in Basel, Switzerland, with an ultra-successful design showcase featuring many of the most buzzed-about names in American design, many connected by their unique relationship and loyalty to their chosen material.
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May 23, 2018

New York Design Week 2018: Charles de Lisle and Chris Wolston

For New York’s design week, The Future Perfect’s Manhattan gallery space was transformed as an exuberant showcase for the new work of Colombia based artisan and furniture maker Chris Wolston and the debut of an extensive new lighting series by Charles de Lisle, produced exclusively by The Future Perfect.
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June 22, 2018

De La Espada in Monte da Azarujinha

This summer, De La Espada travelled to the Alentejo region of Portugal to capture their products in Monte da Azarujinha, a converted and extended farmhouse on the outskirts of Azaruja village in the Évora district.
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January 23, 2018

Upper East Side Residence by Bennett Leifer

An upper east side residence designed by New York based designer Bennett Leifer featuring Lindsey Adelman's Branching Chandelier, Gubi's Beetle Dining Chairs and the Edie Flushmount by Mary Wallis for Lindsey Adelman Studio.
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December 12, 2017

Flattered City Facing Apartment in Porto by De La Espada

In partnership with Flattered Apartments, De La Espada created a rentable holiday home in Porto’s Foz do Douro neighborhood right next to the sea
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April 26, 2018

Shopping with Billy Cotton

According to its principal, growing Brooklyn-based design studio Billy Cotton seeks to imbue each of its design projects with “originality and nuance.” Given the interior worlds’ outsized emphasis on visual sizzle, that’s no easy feat. The namesake designer, who also creates his own line of furniture and lighting, brings each project to vivid life with a trademark sense of restraint, layered references and an unerring attention to detail. It’s difficult to think of a better shopping companion.
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November 09, 2017

Shopping with Rafael de Cárdenas

Since founding his design and architecture firm some ten years ago, Rafael de Cárdenas has built a reputation as one of the industry’s most idiosyncratic talents. Reflecting his diverse influences - notably fashion, popular culture and film - the studio’s projects are distinguished by a sense of daring that’s matched by impeccable execution.
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September 21, 2017

Shopping with Stefan Beckman

With clients like Gucci, Calvin Klein, and Miu Miu, creative director and production designer Stefan Beckman is considered one of the fashion industry’s most formidable and imaginative creatives. Across more than 20 seasons, Beckman has created the sets for Marc Jacobs’ spectacular runways shows, which are widely regarded as the hot ticket of the week.
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