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Collector and designer Michael Boyd in Los Angeles Times mag

Postby nichols » Tue May 08, 2012 3:51 pm

LOS ANGELES TIMES MAGAZINE

MODERNIST MISSIONARY
Chameleonic collector Michael Boyd turns to furniture design and plumbs the past to inform the present.

By Greg Cerio

...In a metropolis filled with hyphenates—all those actor-screenwriter-director-producers—Boyd may be the über-hyphenate. Among aficionados of modernist design, he is renowned as a first-rate collector, interior designer, architectural consultant, landscape designer, product designer, musician and author of the restoration of two 20th-century gems, the Manhattan townhouse reworked to stunning effect by Paul Rudolph in 1975 and Oscar Niemeyer’s 1964 Strick House in Santa Monica, the Brazilian architect’s only North American residential commission...

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Postby nichols » Tue May 08, 2012 3:52 pm

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Michael Boyd designs at Edward Cella gallery

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