header2.jpg
May 2014 Archives - Walker Zanger BlogWalker Zanger Blog

May 2014

05.28.14

CAPA, Bennington College

MM-Otto_1130_01MM-Otto_1130_01MM-Otto_1130_01

MM-Otto_1130_03

MM-Otto_1130_14B

CAPA Bennington 2

CAPA Bennington 4

CAPA Bennington 3

CAPA Benningotn 6

Center for the Advancement of Public Action, Bennington College

In this unique project, Walker Zanger supplied white marble cladding cut from reclaimed overstock blocks and cubic elements originally quarried in the 1950-1970s. The varied stones were artfully blended to create a dramatic, yet unified exterior façade.

Architectural/Design Firm: Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects

Project Owner: Bennington College

Location: Bennington, VT

Walker Zanger Materials: Reclaimed domestic white marble from various quarries

05.27.14

Mosaic Monday… Reclaimed.

05.19.14

Mosiac Monday…Turquoise and Yellow.

May19_Turquoise&Yellow

L to R: Oceanside Glasstile Canary Irid., Contessa Chinois Turquoise, Mantra Sari Blue Gloss, and Tuileries Miel.

05.12.14

Mosaic Monday… A Geometric Tangent.

05.09.14

The Colors of San Miguel.

The vivid colors of San MIguel from a paint store window.

The vivid colors of San Miguel from a paint store window.

 

San Miguel de Allende, a city famous for it’s intense cultural and artistic life has been touted as arguably the prettiest town in Mexico. While there, I also found it to be steeped in the richest hues of the color wheel.

Take a stroll with me through the stalls of the open air markets, the Tienda de Artesainias, and bathe in the handcrafted riches of the San Miguel local artisans.

"The Shop of Crafts"

“The Shop of Crafts”

 

IMG_0360

Strings of beads.

 

 

IMG_0359

Color, texture, and pattern. Oh my!

 

 

IMG_0358

Woven patterns of color.

 

 

IMG_0361

Paper Mache masks.

 

IMG_0362

Hand-painted color.

 

 

IMG_0363

Paper Roses.

 

IMG_0354

Rows of flowers at the open air market.

 

 

IMG_0350

 

IMG_0347

Bountiful color.

Photo credit: Pat McIntosh

All photo images and text are the property of Walker Zanger. Please do not use for commercial purposes without permission. You are welcome to repost. copyright 2014.

Instagram Slider

  • Tiffanys new Blue Box Cafe just opened featuring a liberalhellip
  • Navy blue knockout! The organic Ovolo subway tile from ourhellip
  • Wouldnt it be fun to prepare for Thanksgiving in thishellip
  • All white wow! Our Kaza concrete Lantern tile brings sinuoushellip
  • We had a blast working with mrdrewscott and mrsilverscott onhellip
  • We are swooning over the sensational symmetry of the masterhellip
  • More of the lovely master bath from the latest mrdrewscotthellip
  • Laundry is no longer a chore for mrdrewscott and lindaphanhellip
  • Another shot from the master bathroomwith proud owner mrdrewscott inhellip

subscribe to our e-newsletter

wz tweets

mosaic mondays