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Intelligent Design

An economic downturn disrupted the American marketplace, and unemployment reached double digits. Urban dwellers retreated to the country, embracing a simple and moral work ethic, and sought a path to a better life by working on farms and making things … Continue reading

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O do di do do

Imagine listening to the radio inside this magnificent cabinet from George Nakashima! On view through December 24 at Moderne Gallery in Philadelphia, “Early Furniture by George Nakashima, 1936-1956: The Architect Designs” traces the developments of George Nakashima’s early years as … Continue reading

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