All Things Parisian…defining today’s decor!

October 31, 2010

It's so apropos to write about Paris in regards to design, since it's truly the mecca of where great artists trained and refined (and also defined) their craft.  École des Beaux-Arts, an influential design school in Paris, focused on classical arts and architecture from Greek and Roman culture, thus creating the Beaux Arts Movement in the early 20th century.  It's amazing to think that from this very influential movement, developed the American contemporary design....a style that we all are so familiar with today.  Furniture and accessories that are in many of our homes, are … [Read more...]