100 Creatives Rethink the Paperweight for Fisher Parrish's Inaugural Show

Paperweights have been rendered somewhat obsolete by the modern tech-driven office. But to Zoe Fisher and Patrick Parrish, co-founders of Brooklyn-based Fisher Parrish Gallery, paperweights present an opportunity to unite the duo’s ever-expanding network of artists and designers. That logic culminated in Fisher Parrish’s inaugural exhibition, "The Paperweight Show."  Image courtesy of Fisher Parrish Gallery. The exhibit showcases original paperweights by over 100 emerging and established artists and designers, who were briefed to design an object no bigger than a six-inch cube. “I’m interested in objects whose function can be ascribed to it with one simple action,” says Fisher, who doubles as gallery director for ...

Biophilic Design With David Oakey

Designer David Oakey examines biophilic design and biomimicry through the lens of Pond Studios, his 20-year-old studio in LaGrange, Georgia. ...