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Every winter, around the world, a series of design and furniture fairs are hosted, which give a glimpse into emerging trends for the coming year. Jonathan Auty of ModMobili is a regular attendee at these fairs and has shared with us some of the highlights from his trip to imm Cologne (international furniture fair). [quote align=”center”...
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Colorado creatives share their favorite bookmarks for creative inspiration Google can be impersonal, like talking to a robot. Why sift through search results yourself, when word-of-mouth is the best filter? We ask six Colorado creatives to share some of their favorite websites, from time-savers to trend makers. CLICK AND ENJOY. Pinterest / pinterest.com While the...
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The Mellin family blurs the lines between work and play in a highly conceptualized home and office remodel that celebrates precision. WORDS  // ELEANOR PERRY-SMITH IMAGES // DANIEL O’CONNOR[divider scroll_text=]   IT CAN BE CHALLENGING for observant eyes to thrive in an imperfect world. The abundance of wavy road lines and mismatched socks don’t go...
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Craig Rouse, the man behind the graphic design By Heather Shoning  Design After Dark is a one-of-a-kind annual event that brings together over a thousand people from the design and arts community to celebrate, raise money and  elevate awareness for the Department of Architecture, Design and Graphics at the Denver Art Museum. On January 31st,...
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LITTLE SHOP, BIG STYLE  WORDS: Heather Shoning  • IMAGES: Trevor Brown Jr.   [dropcap type=”circle” color=”#fdfefe” background=”#33b9cc”]L[/dropcap]ON Little Shop is a breath of fresh design. Vail native, Lon McGowan, left sunny Colorado for Seattle—marketing degree in hand—to begin a career steeped in design. However, it would be a downtown loft with high ceilings, exposed bricks...
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Welcome to Modern In Denver’s photo essay series. Each issue we give a talented photographer free reign to explore the modern world through his or her lens. The results offer insight into the way trained eyes see the things surrounding us. We hope you’re as inspired as we are by the possibilities and perspectives offered...
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Giving Amateur Furniture Makers a Leg to Stand On This article appears in the Fall 2013 print issue of Modern in Denver These are remarkable times. There is a confluence right now between DIY attitude and a hunger for intelligent, stylish design. There is just as much pride to be had in showing off the...
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Elegant and innovative Helix Coffee Table is the newest creation from designer Chris Hardy for Design Within Reach Chris Hardy describes his work as “inspired by the challenge of personalization in the modern world, and the increasing desire that we have to own objects that match our own styles and philosophies – in the way...
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Women in Design brings architect Audrey Matlock to Denver!  New York-based architect to discuss the power of design in building community Women in Design (WiD), a Denver-based non-profit dedicated to improving opportunities for women in professions serving the built environment, is proud to present Audrey Matlock as its keystone speaker on October 3rd at 7...
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PICK UP YOUR COPY TODAY! ASTUTE For this issue we sharpened our pencils, fired up our iPads and headed back to school and learned how thoughtful and innovative architects and designers are transforming the classroom for the students of today and tomorrow. We spoke with Klipp Architecture and 4240 Architecture about how creating open, healthy,...
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It’s time for the Wheat Ridge Modern Home Tour! Didn’t know about the abundance of modern and mid-century architecture in Wheat Ridge? Take a tour on September 7th and see what it is all about! It isn’t just a home tour — there will be a classic car at each of the six homes on...
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Friday, September 13th | 7:00pm Love high fashion? What about industrial materials? Put the two together and you have Pret-a-Porter! Never heard of Pret-a-Porter? It is a a fashion show put on by IIDA RMC where design firm teams are randomly paired with product manufacturers and tasked with creating a couture ensemble for a runway fashion...
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Fallingwater: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Masterwork Mark your calendar! Modern In Denver is proud to be a sponsor of the Architecture + Design Film Series! This year we will be sponsoring Fallingwater: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Masterwork on Thursday, September 26th at 7:00pm. Stay tuned for more information on where the reception will be held! Click here...
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Mile Hi Modern has two great open houses for you to stop by this weekend! On Sunday from 1:00pm – 3:00pm stroll through what could be your dream house!  Love mid-century modern? Move to Krisana Park! Check out 1320 S. Dahlia Street — a 3 bedroom, 2 bath that has its mid-century charm with new...
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The 8th annual Denver Modernism Show is August 23rd, 24th and 25th! Look forward to vintage, retro, mid-century modern and art deco finds. There are over 100 booths to browse and events throughout the show. Stay tuned, we will be giving away tickets starting Tuesday, August 20th! Schedule Friday 6:00pm – 10:00pm Preview Party Admission...
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Thinking of starting a remodel? Fantasizing over your dream kitchen? No clue where to start? The answer to questions you didn’t even know you had could be here. Meet Muse Studio. Screenshot of what the “musings” section of Muse Studio could look like. Muse Studio is the web-based software brainchild of Roth Corp and brought to existence...
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A DAY IN THE LIFE. Joseph Irwin Miller fascinates me. Here is an individual who single-handedly shaped the architectural landscape of his entire hometown of Columbus, Indiana to fit his aesthetic interests. He had the resources to commission world-renowned architects to design not only his home but an abundance of public buildings. To date there have been...
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Walk through the doors into Nick Cave: Sojourn and you are met with a wall that demands your attention, clears your mind and gives you a sneak peek of what awaits around the corner. Faust, a graphic design firm out of Chicago, is responsible for the title wall that invites you on the journey that...
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Refreshing. Cool and creative summer drinks crafted  with colorado based spirits exclusively for Modern in denver by two of denver’s finest mixologists – cheers! The people responsible for this are also our salvation, they are ambassadors from the drink to our palate, wizards and artists of libation. The mixologists have come to Denver. So who are...
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