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We’re thrilled to share that our own Chief Curator, Steve McKenzie’s home is featured in the September issue of Traditional Home magazine! In addition to being Artaissance’s Chief Curator, Steve is also President and CEO of Larson-Juhl. As you can imagine, his home houses some beautiful works of art – all, of […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Artists, Framing, Inspiration, Installations, Interiors, Style on August 30th, 2011 | 1 Comment »

I recently learned about a fantastic project one of our Artaissance retailers, Art Wise, located in Seoul, Korea, had been working on. It is a unique art exhibit – featuring all Artaissance artwork! – to be located in the lobby of the BC Card headquarters building, also located in Seoul. Now, this was not standard […]

Filed under: Arrangements, Artaissance, Exhibits, Inspiration, Installations, Travel on June 29th, 2011 | No Comments »

You may remember when Top Designer, Kerry Howard visited Larson-Juhl’s Atlanta Support Center and created a beautiful custom frame design that worked with a beautiful piece of Biltmore art, specifically from the Artaissance Hepplewhite Furniture series… Well, all of that was in preparation for a very special holiday project he was working on – Atlanta’s […]

Filed under: Arrangements, Art, Events, Exhibits, Holiday, Inspiration, Installations, Interiors, Style on December 22nd, 2010 | No Comments »

In the mood for a few more thoughts on how to create beautiful wall groupings in your home for this summer’s spruce-up?
You’ve seen the How to Hang Art and How to Create Salon Style Wall Grouping video clips featuring celebrity blogger, interior designer and lifestyle guru, Eddie Ross… Now here are his thoughts on creating […]

Filed under: Arrangements, Art, Ask An Expert, Blogs, Design, Events, Framing, Holiday, How To, Installations, Interiors, Style on July 13th, 2010 | No Comments »

Since we’ve been talking about sprucing up your home for summer, I thought I’d share a fantastic hanging technique from our friend, celebrity blogger, interior designer and lifestyle guru, Eddie Ross! This hanging technique is all about arranging art in a salon style wall grouping.
The video clip I’m about to share was taken from a […]

Filed under: Arrangements, Art, Ask An Expert, Design, How To, Inspiration, Installations, Style on June 28th, 2010 | No Comments »

If the sweltering summer heat already has you and yours heading indoors – why not give your walls a little face lift to lift up those spirits and give you something fun to do inside an air conditioned building?!?
Recently, Larson-Juhl has been sharing some fantastic wall decorating tips and suggestions from celebrity blogger, interior designer and […]

Filed under: Arrangements, Art, Artists, Ask An Expert, Design, How To, Installations on June 17th, 2010 | No Comments »

Uber popular celebrity blogger, interior designer & lifestyle guru, Eddie Ross will be in Atlanta this weekend & has teamed up with Artaissance & Larson-Juhl to present Tea at Two: An Art & Framing Workshop.
Taking place at Larson-Juhl’s home base, Eddie will wow guests with a fun, informative presentation that takes the guesswork out of […]

Filed under: Arrangements, Art, Artaissance, Ask An Expert, Blogs, Design, Events, Framing, How To, Inspiration, Installations, Interiors, Interview, Pop Culture, Style, Trends on January 7th, 2010 | No Comments »

I have long been fascinated with Claes Oldenburg’s art. In his sculptures, mundane objects become iconic – perhaps even glamorous. Recently, I read this quote by Oldenburg: “I am for an art that is political – erotical – mystical, that does something other than sit on its ass in a museum.”

I had to laugh, because Oldenburg’s works […]

Filed under: Art, Artists, Exhibits, Installations, Quotes on September 9th, 2009 | 9 Comments »

In essence, it’s like designing backward. “Have frame- need art.” We’ve all been there, haven’t we?  What to do? Here’s my tell all experience that may give you design inspiration too.
I’d carried this beautiful frame from house to house in all my relocations over the last few years, my husband giving me the “eye” every time he […]

Filed under: Art, Before & After, Design, Framing, Inspiration, Installations, Uncategorized on September 2nd, 2009 | No Comments »

I’m drawn to the artistic story behind photography. It was Annie Leibovitz  who inspired me to pursue fine art studies in photography long ago. As an observer, I loved seeing beyond the surface image and the flat portrait, to the beauty and magic that was conceived by the artists vision, the subject and their stylized set. In […]

Filed under: Art, Artists, Events, Installations, Photography on July 7th, 2009 | 2 Comments »