Thursday, October 22, 2009

Horrifyingly Beautiful Interiors: Salò

Sometimes you see a movie that is so coldly violent and emotionally brutal that you find yourself asking why, exactly, you're drawn to it. Then you realize that for all of its lack of redeeming moral value... it had an amazing production designer. Salò is one such movie that we've seen here at STUDY a handful of times, or to be more accurate, we've watched in it's entirety once and have come back to on multiple occasions just so we could fast-forward to the expertly framed interior shots of Pier Paolo Pasolini.

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Something Wicked This Way Comes or A Mad Scientist Takes Over Our Home

Girl 1: People invite us to parties because they know we have a good time. We're mad.
Girl 2: Pah-ty, pah-ty, pah-ty.
- Muriel's Wedding (1994)

Glowing Apothecary Jar - Halloween Decorations

Designers are notorious for blathering on about how they take inspiration from nature and infuse it into their work. In preparation for Halloween, STUDY decided to go one better last week when we just started taking nature from the sidewalk and making it our work.