June 20, 2013
I was thrilled to be part of an article in the Southampton Press this week celebrating the upcoming Planters on & Off the Ground show. I gave a brief interview in which I expressed gratitude to Jack Lenor Larsen and the LongHouse for the opportunity to continue my exploration of the planter as subject.
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By Nico Yektai -
New York based designer/maker Nico Yektai opened the doors to his Hamptons studio in 1995 after completing the MFA program at the School For American Craft at the Rochester Institute of Technology. The rigorous technical training complimented his background in Art History, which he studied, at Hobart College in Geneva NY. Yektai has synthesized this background into a singular style that has gained him national attention. Visit nicoyektai.com
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