West Hubbard, Chicago
Due to popular demand Wright has extended the run of 'Timeless' through the 19th of November.
Phillips de Pury & Company
On the 21st of November, Phillips de Pury & Company in London will hold MUSIC, the third sale in their series of themed sales that began with NOW back in September. This upcoming sale will offer music-inspired works of contemporary art, design, editions, photography, and memorabilia.
Lot 109 in Phillips de Pury & Company's MUSIC Sale, 21 November 2009, London
Manufactured by Giuseppe Rossi di Albizzate, Italy. Comprising: record player, eight track player, cassette player, radio, two speakers, bottle compartment, refrigerator, record cabinet, on free running castors. Together with two original brochures and two associated ice buckets.
The Design Museum
Shad Thames, London
Opening next week, on the 18th of November at the Design Museum in London is ‘Less and More: The Design Ethos of Dieter Rams’. This show will be the first UK retrospective in over 12 years to focus on Rams’ iconic 40 year career.
New works by Martin Szekely entitled ‘Heroic Shelves & Simple Boxes’ will be on display at Galerie Kreo in Paris from the 7th November to the 19th December.
As their title suggests this new collection of ‘Simple Boxes’ by Szekely is an intriguing exercise in design simplification and ecological sustainability.
Although Carol Vogel is primarily concerned with sales of Fine Art in her most recent article for the International Herald Tribune, she gives an insightful examination into the current state of the world’s major auction houses that has implications for their Design sales as well.