The Style of New York and the Barcelona Bench
There are so many options, and so many names and trends to please the most cosmopolitan styles: Boho; Coastal Style; Contempo…But do you know how deeply New York Style is Mid Century Modern?. Items of the Barcelona Collection, like the Barcelona Sofa are really a part of the glam and sophistication of the Big Apple since many years ago.
Starting with the very origins of what we call Mid Century Modern in the 1950s, the aesthetics of New York City is deeply related to skyscrapers and Eames Lounge Chairs and Barcelona’s Daybeds. TV Series like Mad Men portrait very accurately this world of sober sophistication and modernism.
Nowadays, Mid Century Modern has been as popular as it never was, and items like the Barcelona Chair are still considered as articles of elegance and beauty, but now with the flavor of nostalgia and the adaptation of the MCM Style to the particular region taste. Do you know that some people talk about Mid Century Modern West Coast and East Coast?