Following is part 2 of a conversation from the WestEdge Design Fair called Intimate Strangers. This conversation features Maria Cicicone of Graye, Los Angeles, architect and designer Gulia Jonsdottir, artist Nicole Landau and art consultant, Wendy Posner. This really interesting journey was moderated by Interiors magazine’s, Erika Heet. This is an exploration into the age old question about the relationship between design and art. The contrast and compliment each add to the other, or not. These remarkable women explain their project called Intimate Strangers. An exhibition bringing the essence of Los Angeles to Milan, Italy and the challenges of showing this in a historical property with multiple restrictions. Anyone who has worked in a landmark or historical property understands just how complex this issue can be.
Artist Hunt Slonem - The Calling
Hunt Slonem is a brilliant painter with a body of work that uses color and layers of paint to create vibrant, colorful images that are truly moving. Slonem discusses his work, his calling as an artist and his journey. Slonem is rare in many ways but none more so than his passion and career are congruent. He knew what he wanted to be from a very young age and has answered the calling with deft precision.
Music provided by Electric Sol
Artist: Electric Sol
Song: Your Love Makes Me High