Indianapolis Central Library by Paul Philippe Cret with Zantzinger, Borie & Medary

Indianapolis Central Library by Paul Philippe Cret with Zantzinger, Borie & Medary

This is a bit pathetic: I lived in Indianapolis for two years, not far from the Central Library, and I’ve visited countless times before finally stepping foot inside this building. Wow!
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VisuaLingual Home Sneak Peek: Part 1

VisuaLingual home sneak peek

Over the past three years, I’ve shared beautiful, interesting things here in almost 1000 blog posts. Whew! Today, I’m starting an occasional series of some of the work that I’ve posted here as it appears in our home. I’m not much of a shopper, but I am a persistent, though selective, collector, so let’s take a look at some of the artwork I’ve collected in our living room.
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Lighting by Elsa Somano

Etape 1 by Elsa Somano

Etape 1 by Elsa Somano

Under the name Cahokia Créations, Elsa Somano is a designer based in Lyon, France, who creates stunning lighting, including these perforated lampshades. Drawing on her experience and background in architecture, Somano has brought a rich, new dimension to the world of lighting using modern, raw materials and designed with a touch of poetry.
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