Lady Gaga stylist Bea Akerlund designs furniture and decorations range for IKEA

Bea Åkerlund is a huge name in celebrity fashion, and she’s behind a lot of pop music’s most iconic looks of the 21st century. From the outfits in Lady Gaga‘s Paparazzi film clip, to Madonna‘s Roman emperor-themed Super Bowl look, to the yellow dress in Beyonce’s Lemonade, Bea Åkerlund was behind them all. The Swedish fashion activist – she no longer … Read more Lady Gaga stylist Bea Akerlund designs furniture and decorations range for IKEA

Jens Risom, Modernist Designer Whose Furniture Still Has Legs, Dies at 100

Jens Risom, the Danish furniture maestro who helped bring midcentury modern design to the United States through his work with Knoll Studio, died on Dec. 9 at his home in New Canaan, Conn. He was 100. His death was confirmed by a friend, Mark Jespersen. Defined by sharp Scandinavian lines and fused with the rustic … Read more Jens Risom, Modernist Designer Whose Furniture Still Has Legs, Dies at 100

David Bowie’s Memphis furniture collection: Designs as colorful as the artist

From Ziggy Stardust and Aladdin Sane to the Thin White Duke, music icon David Bowie was known for his voracious appetite for art and design, and his rare ability to quickly incorporate new influences and add his own personal spin. A forthcoming auction at Sotheby’s, Bowie/Collector, going on sale November 11 in London, will showcasing … Read more David Bowie’s Memphis furniture collection: Designs as colorful as the artist