Category: Louis Millet

Talk on Progressive American Fireplace Mosaics

I’m presenting a talk on the history of American mosaic in domestic settings: Where: Holton Studio Frame Makers 2100 Fifth Street (corner of Addison), Berkeley, California When: Wednesday Evening, June 20th at 7:30 p.m. This illustrated talk will trace the introduction of mosaic in the buildings of progressive American architects around the turn of the […]

Sullivanesque Leaded Glass Windows

Inspired by the ornamental glass designs of Louis Sullivan and Purcell and Elmslie, these windows were commissioned for a home here in Oakland where a balance of privacy and light transmission was desired. I localized the design by creating an oak and acorn motif rather than the acanthus leaf favored by Sullivan. By using lead […]