7th Annual Feed Your Soul

October 23rd, 2010 No Comments

For the 7th year in a row, a group of engaged, passionate and altruistic people puts a fabulous event together. It is about coming together, and giving to those in need. Especially around holidays and in a chilly weather, it is that much more important to support those, who need a helping hand…a feeding hand. Feed Your Soul is strongly supported by the Wisconsin Chapters of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) and the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), and Flux Design. read more

Via Downer Pizzeria

October 7th, 2010 No Comments

Ever since it opened in the beginning of summer, I wanted to try the sister restaurant of a popular Transfer Pizza Cafe. Located on the East Side of Milwaukee, Via Downer borrows the menu and style from its original location, while sneaking in a bit of its own personality and vibe. Unable to make one of the first food tastings, a Saturday night dinner and movie-date seemed like a good reason to check it out and taste the deliciousness of Via’s culinary creations. read more

Autumn Emporium

October 3rd, 2010 No Comments

Ready or not, summer is gone and the cool weather is pushing in full force. Wisconsin Chapter of American Society of Interior Designers in conjunction with local artisans and crafters came together to put up a holiday shopping, socializing and fun event. Autumn Emporium is an annual fundraising event, which benefits the students of Interior Design programs and members of ASID. read more

New office for Size 43, LLC

September 28th, 2010 1 Comment

When Brian Artka decided to full-time dive into his web design and development business, he first worked out of a home office. Although it fit the need at first, Brian’s practice grew exponentially and he soon realized the importance of having an external office; a space where client meetings can take place, work collaboration can occur,  and more area for storage is available. read more

Fine Furnishings Show

September 26th, 2010 No Comments

This fall Milwaukee is home to the Midwest’s best Fine Furnishings Show for the 5th time in a row. October 1st through 3rd, local craftsmen, furniture designers and fine artists will display and sell their work in the Garage, at the Harley Davidson Museum. What a great opportunity to get exposed to the local talent, learn about the design and execution process, test, touch and feel the product in person. read more

100% Design

September 16th, 2010 No Comments

What do you get when you put contemporary, London and design together? The answer is 100% Design. A London-based exhibit and conference solely focused around contemporary interior design. From Sept 23-26th, 2010, attendees will be able to immerse themselves in new and innovated products, discussions and networking with fellow professionals. The show promises to inspire and deliver products for both residential and contract environments. Wish I was going. read more

Keep pushing for good design

September 10th, 2010 No Comments

It has been almost two years of the constant struggle for work in this challenging construction industry. Ever since the market crush, finding work has been getting harder by the month. Loyal clients are now taking the time to look for a better price, better deal, which not always reflects the same quality and design level. The industry overall has been getting (or already gotten) tired.

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