Still on vacation, but have a few announcements regarding the folks associated with Design Star for you HGTV diehards out there:
MATT LOCKE, Season 3 Finalist
My buddy Matt Locke has spent the past few months creating a curated collection of furnishings from cutting-edge California designers. (“A lot of alliteration from anxious anchors placed in powerful posts!”) Considering Matt’s amazing talent for design, you can be sure that this is THE exhibit to see this year.
Fans of ’80s band Devo may be surprised to learn that Mark Mothersbaugh and his talented wife, Anita, have designed lines of wallpaper and plates. Matt will showcase their work, including this intricate wallpaper design:
Nick Petronzio, a fellow contestant of Matt’s on a recent VH-1 pilot and designer of sculptures for Tokyo Disney will showcase a series of horse head tabletop sculptures and koi fish bookends.
David Brotman, who frequently collaborates with Matt on design projects, will exhibit furniture made from wood harvested from urban environments. One such piece is this bench created from a Chinese elm tree that fell in an LA neighborhood: