World of Interiors by Anne Hardy
Building, 2006 Anne Hardy builds fictional interiors as sets for her photographs. Rather than constructing simulacrums of private or public spaces, Anne builds rooms that seem to have a purpose in some alternate world. As voyeurs, we have all seen private bedrooms but there is something terrifically more compelling about these semi-public spaces that we imagine behind every closed door. Everything in each image is entirely constructed. The point of the construction for me, as opposed to…
Milk Paint in Peter Hinwood’s Home
We were struck by the depth and intensity of the walls in Peter Hinwood’s London home in September’s issue of World of Interiors. A powerful Moroccan blue, the effect was achieved using La Tienda pigments, natural coloring available in Mediterranean shades…While it seems there is a wide variety of milk paint available in Europe, it can be somewhat more difficult to track down here in the States.