The modernism movement looks to be here to stay for superyacht interior design from hull to hardware. Designers are becoming increasingly comfortable with both modern and postmodern styles, using one to reinforce the other. This tendency expresses itself most tellingly, perhaps, in furnishings. Louis Postel rounds up the interior design brands to know...
The art of steel: Gary Magakis x Todd Merrill Studio
When bronze and steel sculptor Gary Magakis happened upon the exclusive, high-ceilinged Todd Merrill Studio in Manhattan one day in 2009, he wasn’t expecting his life to change. Merrill not only took him on as his exclusive representative, he also pushed Magakis to create much larger pieces, which now enjoy great success. In this cantilevered, subtly tapered, layered and patinated bronze console, Magakis’ jazzy riffs on mighty forms hover ever-so-lightly in postmodern space.
32 inches x 89 inches x 19 inches, $28,000, toddmerrillstudio.com