CH Omakase 2017: Fferrone Design Albers Vase + Rare Presenter Set

Two exclusive homeware items from one of our favorite Chicago-based designers

Color is a big influence on this year’s Omakase collection. With that in mind, we asked Chicago-based multidisciplinary designer Felicia Ferrone, a longtime CH collaborator and founder of Fferrone Design (note that her last name has one F, the brand name has two Fs), to create something colorful and transformative. The result was a two-piece vase, which creates a third color where the pieces nest. …

The Albers Foundation at NYC’s The NOMA

Up close on unique art pieces from the twentieth-century modernism pioneers

When one’s mind wanders to places where art lingers, beyond museums and galleries, homes become the next natural conclusion. Initially, it’s possible to imagine historic or even forgotten pieces in small Parisian attics, or American masters hiding in someone’s garage Down South. But with The Josef & Anni Albers Foundation‘s partnership with future NYC residence The NOMA, unique works from both Anni and Josef are …

Interaction of Color App

Josef Albers' influential book on color reimagined for the iPad

In 1963, Yale University Press published a book that would change the way people approached color. Now, in partnership with The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation and developed by award-winning design and technology firm Potion, Josef Albers’ “Interaction of Color” returns—as an interactive iPad application. This is no reissue, it’s an imaginative exploration on balance, partnering and emotion—with surprises in tow. 50 years after its …