For the Merchandise Mart’s Dream Home 2015 project designer Eva Quateman created a luxury living room space brimming with rich color and style that hearkens back to the mid-20th Century. We sat down with her to get a feel for what inspired her design choices. What inspired the design of your room? The green Chinese […]
Art presentation, like other artistic expression, has become more experimental, more conceptual, more varied and more personal. Interior design has evolved to meet the emotional and intellectual needs of more educated and worldly clients by challenging convention in the use of space, materials, scale, color and texture. Personal and public spaces, like everything else, are […]
“This Moroccan artist works in a traditional painting method using pure vegetable pigments and sunlight to create his images. His studio is in a ksar , a group of earthen buildings forming a pre-Saharan fortified village in southern Morocco. We wanted to emphasize the ephemeral quality of these images by floating them in a frame […]
“I have relied on Armand Lee for years. My home was created by the finest artisans of the day, using the best materials. That is what Armand Lee gives me, for everything from displaying artwork to repairing furnishings to supplying missing pieces for the home’s restoration.” – Judy Peyton, homeowner.
Architect and designer Scott Himmel chose Armand Lee & Company, Ltd. to transport and professionally install artwork in the living room of the 2011 Merchandise Mart Dream Home.
Lichten Craig – Armand Lee and its staff received congratulations and thanks for the custom antique silvered mantle mirror and framed art in the master bedroom of the Lake Forest Showhouse, 2011, from the designers at Lichten Craig Architects. The Lake Forest Showhouse is open from April 30 through May 22, 2011.
In the March, 2006, issue of Chicago Social, Armand Lee’s blue and clear Venetian glass dressing table and mirror set graces the master bedroom suite in a Lake Shore Drive home designed by Deb Reinhart, owner of Design Odyssey. The set is featured in the article titled “Shangri Lake Shore”. The glass pieces for the […]