When your first jobs include constructing cabinets for Toby McGuire and set props for Lady Gaga it can be tough to generate a worthy follow up act. Fortunately for Niki and Simon Haas of the Haas Brothers that hasn’t been a problem in the least.
He took lunch with Audrey Hepburn, partied with Sammy Davis Jr., rode shotgun with Steve McQueen, and hung in Marfa with James, Liz, and Rock. Photographer Sid Avery’s career highlights may read like the ultimate fantasy bucket list—but for Avery, it was just another day’s work.
With its unique platform dedicated to both design and fine art, SF Fog Design + Art is known for criss-crossing the art and design wires. The fair’s mixer-like atmosphere served as DECASO’s inspiration when throwing an event at this year’s show; an intimate breakfast at Fort Mason’s beloved Greens Restaurant that brought together dealers, artists, and local interior designers.
In Robert Kuo’s world, alabaster pears stand five feet tall, bronze chairs mimic cumulus clouds, and repoussé snails rivaling the size of the family dog sunbathe on the lawn… If it all sounds like the wondrous world of Dr. Seuss to you, we understand—but thanks to the compelling artistry and craftsmanship of Robert Kuo and his team of artisans, these amazing creatures don’t just live in a fantasy land.