Weekend Inspiration – Genesis – Sebastião Salgado – Rome, Italy

Sebastião Salgado is one of my favorite photographers. His show, GENESIS, is at the Ara Pacis until  September 15th. Photo: Taschen It’s a large exhibit filled with staggering beauty. At times I was overwhelmed.  There was a lot to take in. Salgado spent eight years traveling to thirty-two different locations to photograph people, places, and … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Genesis – Sebastião Salgado – Rome, Italy

Weekend Inspiration – Bee Gees – “Jive Talkin'”

I was channel surfing the other day and watched a documentary about the Bee Gees on the History (!) Channel. They were closely associated with the disco era because of the huge success of the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack. However, in reality they were not disco artists. I’m always fascinated by what inspires creative people.  … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Bee Gees – “Jive Talkin’”

Rhapsody In Blue – Using Wallpaper To Open Up A Small Kitchen

The latest issue of HOUSE BEAUTIFUL features designer Sheila Bridges‘  New York City kitchen. This is a very striking and unusual blue for a kitchen.   Bridges’ Torino Damask wallpaper is gorgeous and does make the space seem larger. I love how the silver in the wallpaper works with the stainless steel appliances. It’s funny to … Continue reading Rhapsody In Blue – Using Wallpaper To Open Up A Small Kitchen