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Eileen Gray photographed by Berenice Abbott, Paris 1926
October 26, 2016
This October marks the 40th anniversary of the passing of Eileen Gray (1878 – 1976) a most significant artist who navigated between Art Deco and ModernRead more
Kips Bay Show House 2016 entryway by David Collins photo by Phillip Ennis
June 1, 2016
We are happy to share with you 'Alexander Lamont's' involvement in this year's Kips Bay Decorator Show House in New York City. The 5 storey, 10Read more
Wooden handmade vessel with silver trim from Laos
May 6, 2016
The most beautiful handmade arts of Laos have arrived in Alexander Lamont. For many years we have worked with the artisan's of Burma, Cambodia, IndonesiaRead more
Lacquer art by Saeko Ando
March 9, 2016
Alex recently hosted lacquer artist Saeko Ando in the Bangkok workshop.  The two artists met almost one year ago at a lacquer conference in Thailand andRead more
Resident Master of Straw Marquetry
January 13, 2016
We'd like to introduce you to another Team Leader at Alexander Lamont - Niang Pramoopratam. Khun Niang (Khun is the polite participle used before all namesRead more
Ryosuke Harashima designer scholar's gift collection Alexander Lamont
August 19, 2015
Ryosuke Harashima, product designer from Kanazawa in Japan first came to work with us in 2010. With the brief to design a gift collection Ryosuke re-imaginedRead more
Raw shagreen and parchment at Alexander Lamont
July 8, 2015
If you have ever seen a raw piece of shagreen, it’s not easy to imagine the transformation the skin endures to result in the rich, deeply detailedRead more
Photographer Yuna Yagi
April 29, 2015
Yuna Yagi is in certain ways the 'face' of our company.  She is a trained architect who practiced in New York and Berlin for many years and thenRead more
Eugenia Errázuriz in her Paris apartment
March 25, 2015
While brainstorming with Alex about potential blog posts there was one that immediately captivated me.  Not only because it brought to my attention aRead more
Ikebana by Naomi Daimaru and bulb bronze vessel by Alexander Lamont
January 7, 2015
Watching Naomi Daimaru create an Ikebana floral arrangement elicits an immediate appreciation for nature.  Working in reflective silence and taking theRead more