Monthly Archives: April 2011


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Debuting at the ICFF: Black Walnut and Hammered Bronze Dining Table

There is a flurry of activity happening at our upstate workshop this spring, and many new works will be debuting at the 23rd annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair. (ICFF, Javits Center, NYC: Sunday May 14-Tuesday May 17th) Here is a sneak peek at one of our brand new works: The bright No. 0050.4 Hammered Bronze […]

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JOHNHOUSHMAND featured on WOOD Design

WOOD Design is a blog highlighting designers from 5 continents making tables, seating, storage, and objects from natural wood. “At WOOD we aim to define & inform upon a new marketplace in which we bring together wood artists who demonstrate core values in design, sourcing of material, quality & diversity in the objects they produce […]

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Tierra Adentro House Published by TASCHEN

JOHNHOUSHMAND‘s hilltop Mexico retreat, Tierra Adentro, is featured in TASCHEN‘s new book release Interiors Now! Vol.2, to be published in June 2011. This minimalist hacienda style courtyard home, designed in collaboration with New Zealand architect David Howell, is a tranquil and expansive respite from the abrasion of modern life. TASCHEN’s new book release Interiors Now! […]

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Ode to Robert Isabell by the Novogratzes

On January 27, 2011, the JOHNHOUSHMAND team attended the ODE TO ROBERT ISABELL party hosted by Cortney and Bob Novogratz of Sixx Design. A world renowned floral designer and events planner who gave Studio 54 its sparkle quite literally one New Year’s Eve, installing 5″ of glitter on its floors, Robert Isabell passed away in […]

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W Hotel New York Lexington Benches

As a followup to our last post on the W Hotel in Hoboken, we thought we’d share another piece JOHNHOUSHMAND created for the W Hotel New York Lexington Avenue. This pair of Extinct Old Growth Heart Pine Low Benches were constructed for the Extreme Wow Penthouse Suite terrace. These old growth heart pine timbers were […]

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Evelyn M. Lee on video for PDC’s WESTWEEK

The Growth of Sustainable Design talk by Inhabitat‘s Evelyn M. Lee, JOHNHOUSHMAND‘s event for the Pacific Design Center‘s WESTWEEK, was an enlightening and inspiring presentation. It left us all with a lot of food for thought. We are thankful to Evelyn for her time and expertise! If you missed it, here it is on Youtube: […]

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Woven Spalted Maple Screens at the W Hotel in Hoboken

Across the Hudson River and a mere fifteen minute subway ride from Manhattan is the W Hoboken Hotel. Built in 2009 by architects Gwathmey Siegel & Associates, this is the fifth W Hotel in the New York City metro area. (from Gwathmey Siegel & Associates’ site) With spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline, the hotel […]

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New ClearSpan Building Completed

Our co-workers in the Catskills have been as busy as bees! They have just finished building a new ClearSpan building to store our JOHNHOUSHMAND reclaimed wood slabs. A year ago, a snowfall of an impressive 54 inches caused the roof of one of our smaller slab storage units to collapse. Our entire slab inventory, which […]

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