Christopher Scoates: The New Man at MAD

The museum of Arts and Design (MAD), New York’s beloved champion and presenter of artists, designers, and artisans at the highest level of ingenuity and craftsmanship, has recently announced the appointment of Christopher Scoates as its next Nanette L. Laitman Director. Currently serving as the Maxine and Stuart Frankel Director at the Cranbrook Academy of Art and Art Museum in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Scoates will join MAD on July 1 of this year.

Jennifer Garrigues on Artful Interior Design in Palm Beach

Palm Beach–based interior designer Jennifer Garrigues’ first love may be design, but art is a very close second. Lucky for her, the universe has been painting her an artful 2018, starting with this month’s Art & Decor showcase for the Cultural Council of Palm Beach. The exhibition pairs leading designers with local artists to create one-of-a-kind vignettes, on display now through May 12.