CHRISTOPHER GAONA DESIGN STUDIO

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  • The Goods: Oly Studio

    Hi friends. We have recently completed a bedroom installation that included this fantastic Oly Studio resin pendant light, and our excitement is literally bubbling over.  The Muriel Chandelier light fixture adds great drama to the bedroom lighting scheme, and casts a very warm golden glow.  You can see that we opted for a

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  • A Look Back

    Well the week is winding down and I am feeling a little nostalgic. I wanted to share with you some pictures my father sent to me recently of furniture my grandfathers workshop built circa 1940. Enrique Gaona was well noted in the state of Guanajuato as a designer and fabricator of finely carved furniture for the home. His pieces can still be found in the region. My grandfather was certainly a complicated man, a great designer but not a great businessman.

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  • Evolution Door

    I am always looking for unique ways to create the sense of movement from one room to another. Sure, doors do this and can be done in many interesting ways…portieres (drapes) can also be dramatic not to mention functional in various climates..wool in colder climates and shears in warmer climates. But this new design by Austrian artist Klemens Torggler does something altogether unique; door as kinetic sculpture. It really speaks to the idea of home as art.

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