Category: Blog

Modernist Monday: Marcel Breuer

Welcome back to #ModernistMondays! At TTC, we are constantly inspired by modernist architects and artists from past and present. To showcase some of our favorites, we launched #ModernistMondays, where we highlight one modernist each month to explore with ten quick facts. You can keep up with #ModernistMondays on the TTC Blog, or our Instagram page!… Read more

MAKING IT WORK: JESSICA SHAW SHARES WORKPLACE INSIGHTS IN BUSINESS OF FURNITURE

Over the past year, the world has had to make some big changes. Humanity has taken a bigger role everywhere, and the workplace is no different. Going through something drastic together, we become more aware of the needs and notions of our colleagues. For their February issue, BUSINESS OF FURNITURE magazine spoke to Jessica Shaw,… Read more

ARCHITECTS & ARTISANS Shares a Look Inside Our Colorful New Project

We are thrilled to share the first look at one of our most recent projects, a completely reimagined art-filled apartment on the Upper West Side, published this week on Architects & Artisans! Thank you to Novita PR, writer Michael Welton, and of course our fantastic team at TTC. Click the link below to read the… Read more

Our Staff’s Favorite Design Books

Looking for something to read? The TTC staff shared their favorite design titles, from monographs to guidebooks. Scroll down to see their selections, and click on a cover to learn more! “THE UNIVERSAL TRAVELER” (1972) ABOUT THE BOOK: This book is a guide to creativity, problem solving and the process of reaching goals.  “I found… Read more

Celebrating 3 Black Architects Who Shaped Modern Architecture

As February is Black History Month, we are sharing the stories of three incredible Black architects and their contributions to the profession. As we all know, talent, creativity, and innovation are universal, but national values and policies have often left Black designers facing unwarranted obstacles. Despite these issues, some of the most remarkable buildings in… Read more

MODERNIST MONDAYS: Florence Knoll

Welcome back to #ModernistMondays! At TTC, we are constantly inspired by modernist architects and artists from past and present. To showcase some of our favorites, we launched #ModernistMondays, where we highlight one modernist a month to explore with ten quick facts. You can keep up with #ModernistMondays on the TTC Blog, or our Instagram page!… Read more

#TTCTALKS with Wayne Turett: “Alexa, Turn on ‘Movie Night’”

Welcome to the first installment of our new series, #TTCTalks! In 2021, we will be featuring blog posts written by our management team specifically written for the blog – here, you’ll hear professional architects and designers’ takes on patterns in the industry, their experiences in the field, and more – all from a first hand… Read more

21 Items to Help You Organize Your Home in 2021

If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that your home should be a place you are truly comfortable. For some, who before lockdown were dashing out in the morning and coming back late to sleep, creating a comfortable environment may not have been the number one priority. Now, that we are spending more time at home,… Read more

Four Fashion Designers Who Combine Fashion & Architecture

When you browse the web for clothes (as many of us do nowadays) or flip through a fashion magazine, you may not think that the link between fashion and architecture has much crossover. The professions have different optics, price points, and scales – but the basic elements of both; geometry, structure, and function, are the… Read more