Journal

Helping Imbue a Sense of Ease & Calm for a Boutique Dentist's Office

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Helping Imbue a Sense of Ease & Calm for a Boutique Dentist's Office
Let’s face it: the dentist’s office can be a scary place. The sound of drilling, the “scary dentist” trope, the fear of bad news...all can be a legitimate cause for concern. IRO Dental seeks to take a different approach by providing what they call “compassionate, patient-focused care” as Dr. Maureen Khoo and the rest of the employees go to great lengths to put clients at ease during their appointment.   

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New - Dwellings!

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New - Dwellings!

The Dwellings Collection, a new collection of textured wallcoverings, is inspired by the organic structures of animal dwellings. Scaled to custom fit a space, the patterns are printed on durable materials that can withstand heavy traffic, and are available with optional dimensional felt accents, sewn by hand.

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Healing Spaces

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Healing Spaces
The goal of my company is to help transform spaces that promote wellness & improve our psychology. Much like a clinical therapist provides care for their patients and aids them through the healing process, my company aims to improve environments through design inspired by naturecreated to suit the  needs of its occupants. 

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Migration

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Flux and Migration
In 2008, after my working days as an in-house art director, I would go onto the rooftop of our 4th floor walk-up building. It was there, every day at dusk, that I would see hundreds of pigeons in the sky making rhythmic circles in the sky. 

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