A Designer We Love: Michael Bentley

Having friends as artists, artists as friends, allows us, in some ways, to have a pulse on the art world in an intimate way. We have an opportunity to view works before they are exhibited and have conversations about their latest work over dinner. It…

Gestalten Books

Often times, the greatest and most simple way to find inspiration is by picking up a book. In an era where digital images are king and Instagram and Pinterest are the new “library”, print is put to the wayside. Just as we have a love for print magazines, (ie. Hole & Corner Magazine) we have an affinity for a more tactile experience with books. We want to engage in an inspiring experience. With print, we can appreciate the quality of the paper and the extensive production behind the process of creating the book. There is an elevated level of respect.

"Steve Jobs once said 'Design isn’t just design – it’s the way things work.' We couldn’t agree more."

- Shea Soucie

Designer Inspiration: Carlos Domenech

Carlos Domenech is a fine art photographer with a specific interest in architectural photography. While his work is internationally known and can be found in book and magazine publications, museums and commercial spaces, some pieces are commissioned for private residential spaces.

Design Inspiration: Staircase Envy

It could argued that a staircase should be designed purely for function. That is, to get from one level to the next. While this may very well be true, the staircase is no longer just a form of function but rather an artfully designed, creative focal point in the home.