Logophilia: Maxime Jacquet Designs His Life

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Logophilia: Maxime Jacquet Designs His Life

  Belgian-born interior designer Maxine Jacquet threw a party to celebrate the design completion of the penthouse he shares with bowtie designer Ludo Barras and their French bulldogs, Herm├Ęs and Simba. The dogs weren’t there, but there certainly were a lot of people: friends, clients, and media. Jacquet, who calls himself a designer of lifestyles…

LA Art Show: Desire Obtain Cherish, Diamond Dust, Duchamp, and a Series of Portraits.

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LA Art Show: Desire Obtain Cherish, Diamond Dust, Duchamp, and a Series of Portraits.

For me the absolute stand out commentary work at the LA Art Show was Desire Obtain Cherish, Designer Pill Packs at The McLoughlin Gallery: Spot-on brutal commentary on the Business of Art, Designer Pill Packs state baldly that neither art nor consumer goods are a panacea for shallow weltschmerz or consumptive malaise. DOC’s barbed doses…