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Out There

Out There

Design, Art, Travel, Shopping

By (author) Maria Gabriela Brito

$60.00

  • An exclusive visual tour of eight New York City apartments designed by the author
  • Access and insight into the studios of six of the author's favourite artists, including Kenny Scharf, FAILE, AVAF, and Gaetano Pesce
  • Simple, expert information about how to start and develop an art collection
  • Includes an extensive Address Book with descriptions of over 100 favorite shops, galleries, and hotels around the world
Full Description
Welcome to the vibrant world of Maria Gabriela Brito, the New York-based interior designer, tastemaker, and authority on mixing contemporary art with home decoration. Venezuelan-born and Harvard-educated, Brito has demystified the art of art collecting, with the objective of creating stunning, unique, and personal spaces, through her company Lifestyling® by Maria Gabriela Brito. A fascinating look into Brito's personal experiences, and an insider's guide to designing interiors and developing an art collection, Out There: Design, Art, Travel, Shopping presents with insight, humor, and flair the inspirations behind Brito's work and interests. Featuring highlights of her favorite contemporary artists, photographs of eight New York City apartments that she designed, and an extensive Address Book of Brito's favorite galleries, shops, and hotels worldwide, Out There is a fresh and exclusive look behind the scenes of a passionate and exciting new design authority. Contents: Discovering Design, Art, and Other Passions; Collecting Contemporary Art and the Extraordinary World of Artists; My Designs and the Art of Living; Wanderings Near and Far; Address Book.
A fascinating look into Brito’s personal experiences, and an insider’s guide to designing interiors and developing an art collection, Out There: Design, Art, Travel, Shopping presents with insight, humor, and flair the inspirations behind Brito’s work and interests. Featuring highlights of her favorite contemporary artists, photographs of eight New York City apartments that she designed, and an extensive Address Book of Brito’s favorite galleries, shops, and hotels worldwide, Out There is a fresh and exclusive look behind the scenes of a passionate and exciting new design authority
About the Author
Maria Brito is a Venezuelan-born, Harvard educated, New York-based interior designer, tastemaker and authority mixing contemporary art and home decoration. She has demystified and democratized the act of collecting art through her company, Lifestyling® by Maria Gabriela Brito and has designed the homes of her clients with the objective of accomplishing artful interiors. Maria and her projects projects have been featured in national and international publications such as The New York Times, ELLE Magazine, Vogue Mexico, Vogue Latin America and more; she has written for Forbes.com and has guest-edited Gwyneth Paltrow’s popular weekly newsletter “Goop”.  She lives in New York City.
Specifications
Publisher
Pointed Leaf Press
ISBN
9781938461033
Published
22nd Mar 2013
Binding
Hardback
Territory
USA & Canada
Size
9.25 in x 12.07 in
Pages
158 Pages
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