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CCA Lecture November 8

As part of the architecture and interior design series,┬áNikolas will be giving a lecture at the California College of the Arts on Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 7 pm. He will discuss the work, the shop, and his band of … Continue reading

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Covert Operations

As unlikely as it may seem, we have been talking to the US Commerce Department over the past two years. Emily Vassos, who is our right and left hand when it comes to liaising with clients, went to a talk … Continue reading

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Moving Shop

After a recent trip to Japan, I am deeply inclined to pull roots and relocate the studio to Tokyo. Seriously. I was so taken with Japan that I left with a deep sense of regret for all the times that … Continue reading

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If soccer fields then why not jumbo jets?

So, after I made that post about the soccer field, dear Arlen sent me a comparative chart of jets. Arlen was clearly one step ahead of me in imagining absurd gargantuan comparisons. So, here we have it again. The Shanghai … Continue reading

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Absurd comparisons: sculpture vs. soccer

When we were working on the installation for the new InterContinental Hotel in Shanghai late last year, we always said it was about a football field long. When we talked about the piece in abstract terms, it never really sank … Continue reading

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