Interior Define Has a New Owner, RAMSA Breaks Ground on First-Ever UK Project, and More News

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The chair that consumed Instagram now has new iterations

In 2021, London practice Buchanan Studio released its plump built-in-England Studio chair, and structure lovers went wild for its thick display-printed ruby, indigo, or rose-hued stripes and duo of seemingly floating cushions. A further dive into this glam 1970s aesthetic has led Buchanan Studio to hatch an imposing couch version (accessible in two dimensions) that flaunts the very same curves and a deep body crafted out of FSC-accredited beech and birch. Rounding out the burgeoning Studio selection is a soft ottoman adorned with suede straps reminiscent of vintage luggage. 

Openings

Marianne Boesky Gallery pops up at San Francisco’s Gallery 181

Atop 181 Fremont, San Francisco’s initially LEED Platinum-accredited combined-use making positioned in the SOMA district, is Gallery 181. The soaring penthouse area, saved by artwork advisor Holly Baxter, will welcome a pop-up set up from New York–and Aspen-based Marianne Boesky Gallery on January 17 (via March 17) that celebrates the revolutionary fusion of art and technological innovation. 

Dovetailing with FOG Layout+Artwork Honest, the appointment-only exhibition will aspect the legendary Frank Stella’s blended-media products in discussion with C-prints from the up-and-coming conceptual artist Sarah Meyohas, alongside with anthropomorphic bronze sculptures by The Haas Brothers and Pier Paolo Calzolari’s intriguing salt-based is effective.

Assignments

RAMSA’s 1 Mayfair, which will contain penthouses, condominium, and townhouses, is predicted to be finished in Fall 2025.

Photography courtesy Caudwell

Robert A.M. Stern Architects would make its initially foray into the British isles

Modern household complexes are a hallmark of Robert A.M. Stern Architects (RAMSA), and now the eminent New York organization is bringing that sheen to London with 1 Mayfair, located on the web page of the previous Audley Sq.. Made by Caudwell, the 8-story residence, slated for completion in 2025, will uprise 29 models bordering a back garden in a single of the city’s poshest districts. Cordially aligned with London’s most striking constructions, 1 Mayfair will be clad in Portland stone and highlights stacked bay windows, sculptural balustrades, and hand-carved ornamentation.  

“We’re greatest regarded for our luxury jobs in New York City, but where ever we operate, we attempt to build structures that come to feel like they’ve grown out of their place—their one of a kind architectural and historic context—while also producing their possess assertion,” Dan Lobitz, spouse at RAMSA, tells Advert Professional. “As we do with all our projects, we labored to tie our structure into the scale, design and style, and materiality of the existing context, from Georgian to Victorian, to Neo-Georgian and Artwork Deco architecture. Central to our eyesight was realizing a building that the two honors and reinterprets the neighborhood’s 400-year architectural custom.”