Monday, March 21, 2011

Fifty Photos

The New York Times assembled five of the city's most respected interior designers to choose their favourite photos for a stylish collection - Fifty Photos.
"We asked 5 famous interior designers to choose 10 photographs each from our
archive. Now you have 50 photographs to choose from for your fabulous
This is a snap shot of what they came up with . . .

Kelly Wearstler

The installation “Eye of the Storm: Works in Situ by Daniel Buren” under construction at the Guggenheim Museum March 11, 2005.

Laura Kirar
Repairing the Bells of Potsdam, Germany - 1930
Thom Filicia
Reflections in the still water of the St. Lawrence River on a lazy summer's day, St. Margarettes Island, New York, Aug. 7, 1997.

Vicente Wolfe
At the Funeral of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1968. Mourners share their grief in Atlanta on April 9, 1968, five days after the assassination of the civil rights leader.

Jonathan Adler
Gloves and Masks, 1965
Isn't this a great idea? You can then buy the prints from the paper and put together a stylish cluster wall of professionally chosen photographs. There are 50 to collect - kind of like baseball cards for grown ups!