New Summer House Furnishings & Mass Modern Auctions

Design News 7.1.2011

Happy 4th of July weekend! In today's news, Wright20's upcoming Mass Modern Auction (scheduled for July 9th) is now online — check it out for Mid-C classics entering the market. Plus, the New York Times shops with designers Jayne and Joan Michaels for new summer house furnishings, Design Observer reports on New Orleans East's struggles to recover, and a member of the UK Parliament coins a new term: "Scandinavian eco-bling." More news and links below.

DESIGN NEWS OF THE DAY

Wright20's Mass Modern Auction is Online
Jayne and Joan Michaels Shop for Summer House Furnishings | The New York Times
Below the Sill Plate: New Orleans East Struggles to Recover | Design Observer
Diane Keaton Launches Tabletop Collection at Bed, Bath & Beyond | Editor at Large
Housing minister expands on his criticism of "Scandinavian eco-bling" | AEC Magazine

Photo: Alvar Aalto Cantilevered Chair at Wright20's Upcoming Mass Modern Auction