In the entry of Parallel Design Partnership principal Ali Tayar's Midtown apartment, a cast-aluminum connector from his Hawkeye System of modular furniture sits on Joel Dean's custom shelving in mahogany-veneered plywood. Photo by Eric Laignel.
The cast-aluminum mantelpiece replaces one that wasn't original. Also custom, the lacquer-topped Calder's table pays deconstructivist homage not to the mid-century sculptor, Alexander, but to tables by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Poul KjÃ¦rholm. Photo by