Chris Force

Chris Force is the editor-in-chief of Sixtysix Magazine.

Behind the Design: Loft Bathroom Renovation

Behind the Design: Loft Bathroom Renovation

This downtown Chicago loft was first built in 1916. Designed by architect George C. Nimmons, the building served as an active printing press for more than 70 years. In 1987 New York City developer Duncan Henderson acquired the building (it reminded him of the loft he...
6 New Classics from Maison & Objet 2021

6 New Classics from Maison & Objet 2021

After a 15-month hiatus, Maison&Objet triumphantly returned this year to showcase new interior design, lifestyle, and home products from more than 1,400 brands and designers. The fair offered an opportunity to reconnect in person with more than 48,000 global...
Sixtysix Issue 07: Aperol and Racecar Exhaust

Sixtysix Issue 07: Aperol and Racecar Exhaust

After a long, long time inside, this issue represents the first we’ve made since re-entering the world (and airplanes). For this issue I traveled to Paris for Maison&Objet and a home tour of artist Julien Berthier, Milan for Supersalone, Monterey for Car Week, and...
Monterey Car Week is All Celebration

Monterey Car Week is All Celebration

“We don’t care what these cars are worth. We care about the stories behind the cars. To be in the car world you must be into history. History is what’s important to me,” Gordon McCall tells me as we chat at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering in Carmel, California....
6 of Our Favorites from NYC Design Week

6 of Our Favorites from NYC Design Week

NYCxDESIGN returned this week from Nov. 11 to Nov. 18. The week of design, which usually happens in May, includes two main fairs: the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) and WantedDesign Manhattan. The two fairs took place in the Javits Center, in...
Caroline Kent Practices the Joy of Painting

Caroline Kent Practices the Joy of Painting

During a coffee break installing her immersive exhibition “Victoria/Veronica: Making Room” at the MCA, Chicago painter Caroline Kent walks over to Space 159, a concept store in the Gold Coast. She makes a “fancy purchase,” a new notebook. “I like to make lists, but...
Highlights from the 2021 Chicago Auto Show

Highlights from the 2021 Chicago Auto Show

The first big auto show of the year is on in Chicago. The 2021 Chicago Auto Show, which normally happens in February, runs for 5 days (down from 10) from July 15 to July 19. and is about half the size. I ran through a quick preview today, and it’s easy to call out the...
Cosmoscapes: Ink Paintings by Tai Xiangzhou

Cosmoscapes: Ink Paintings by Tai Xiangzhou

Tai Xiangzhou (泰祥洲) is a Chinese ink painter from Beijing. His current exhibition, Cosmoscapes, is on view now at the Art Institute of Chicago. It’s fantastic. Tai was born in 1968 in Yinchuan. He earned a doctorate degree from Tsinghua University—a school many refer...
The Power of Creativity in a Post-Pandemic World

The Power of Creativity in a Post-Pandemic World

Many of us now find ourselves fully vaccinated and are busy plotting our exhilarating return to our pre-pandemic lifestyles: hangs with family and friends, eating out, exercising out, drinking out, partying out—a long list of anything and everything that can be done...

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