“Tiki” | Jimmy McGriff | Album: Let’s Stay Together 1972
Frank Lloyd Wright Sectional Sofa | Manufactured by Heritage Henredon | Angled Upholstered Form Supported by Wood Frame with Taliesin Design
c.1962 “Scimitar” Chair | Design: Preben Fabricius & Jorgen Kastholm | Denmark - Via
“The Shadow Of Your Smile” | Brother Jack McDuff | 1967
Happy Birthday Jens Risom!
Jens Risom is a Danish American furniture designer. An exemplar of Mid-Century modern design, Risom was one of the first designers to introduce Scandinavian design in the United States. - wiki
Jens is 97 years old today! He shares a birthday with graphic design master Saul Bass.
DWR Presents: Jens Risom
Running into legendary designer Jens Risom in the halls at Design Within Reach is just one of the many great things about working there. This DWR Film lets you experience the wit and wisdom of the modern master, as he speaks with us about history, parachute straps, and, of course, chairs.
SAUL BASS: TITLE CHAMP Short Documentary
Set to a bebop jazz beat, this documentary brings to life the extraordinary work of graphic designer Saul Bass, whose groundbreaking title sequences for Hitchcock’s films transformed the art of movie titles. Through interviews with directors such as Martin Scorsese and Guillermo del Toro, this film reveals why Bass is still considered the medium’s greatest artist. (IMDb)
“The Desert Villa” by Studio Aiko | Architects: Winestein Vaadia