Posts tagged: artist

LongHouse Celebrates Axel Vervoordt

Please join us in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 28 as LongHouse celebrates Axel Vervoordt, international stylemaker and antique impresario and presents him with the LongHouse Award. Vervoodt's minimalist style is unique and transformational, founded in his intuitive approach to design and space; or as he says "the fullness of emptiness". ...

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A Visit from Mariyo Yagi

This beautiful fall day brought a visit from the visionary artist, Mariyo Yagi.   Yagi, a self-described environmental artist, has long been a friend to LongHouse founder Jack Lenor Larsen.  Born in Kobe, Japan, Mariyo served as an assistant to Isamu Noguchi.    Since 1980, Yagi has created "artscapes", outdoor installations that...

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Learning at LongHouse

Today we welcomed students from Half Hollows Hills High School East to LongHouse. Many schools from across Long Island visit us throughout the year, but mostly in the spring and fall.  Each group gets a tour of the grounds by one of our volunteer docents and is free to do...

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