Composing a room, painting a canvas or creating a sculpture are all very similar. “Art and design go hand in hand,” says James Duncan, Founder of James Duncan Interiors. “I am both an artist and a designer — when our clients hire our team, they get both my partner Miriam’s and my experience in design as well as the point of view of an artist. We enjoy composing with color, scale, proportions, texture and light to create an atmosphere that is not only aesthetically impressive but lends warmth and joy to the rooms people live and work in.” As such, the duo create and curate art and, where appropriate, include it in their design projects. The multi-talented Duncans also design custom furniture, which is another example in which the same tenets of art composition and design blur; JamesDuncanInteriors.com; Decomissioned.com; DuncanFramed.com; JamesStuartDuncan.com.
Key Biscayners were out in full force this season as a charitable force took hold and the philanthropic spirit was alive and well to the benefit of all those in need of a helping hand.
Just as you would pass down a priceless family heirloom to future generations, inspiring the spirit of giving to all those in your life can set off a domino effect that has the power to change the world.