The new Art Map SA website helps its readers discover more about South African art
‘Birdman’ by SA artist Robin Rhode. Rhode is the featured artist for FNB JoburgArtFair – one of the events currently showcased on the Art Map SA website.
The world of South African contemporary art has never been more exciting than it is right now. With the 10th edition of the FNB JoburgArtFair taking place on 8-10 Sep
Aptly described by Herman Miller as a 'sculpture-for-use', the Noguchi table is famous for its impeccable form
Isamu Noguchi in 1980. Photo by Yousuf Karsh via artblart.com.
The famous Noguchi coffee table, designed by Isamu Noguchi in 1947, is a Modernist design icon with impeccable shape and form. It’s often debated whether it’s a work of art or a piece of furniture and we’d happily answer that it is both. The 1947 Herman Miller catalogue put it perfectly, describing it as a ‘sculpture-for-use’.
Isamu Noguchi was a Japanese-American artist whose career spanned six decades. He often blurred the lines between art and design, making him a master in his class. Noguchi was known for his landscap