I'm Mary Maru and I live by the Cloisters Museum in upper Manhattan where I work as a print and web designer.
In my blog I share my love for the arts, sources of inspiration, design, exploring new places, musings about living and working in NYC and lots more.
Category Archives: Design
A quick look at a few of my favorite movie posters. The first was designed by the legendary Saul Bass. And the other two look very much like they were inspired by Bass. The Informant poster was designed by Kellerhouse, … Continue reading
It was a very small exhibit on Hungarian Revolutionary Posters at MoMA. What you see here is basically it…less than a handful of pieces tucked in the corner of the mid-century furniture exhibit. I almost missed it. Anyway, I still … Continue reading
Some wonderful examples of Japanese textile design discovered during a recent visit to the Picture Collection at the Mid-Manhattan Library. Enjoy! Mary Maru
A few weekends ago my sisters and I met in Philadelphia to enjoy some quality sister time. Our hotel was located just around the block from a little slice of local market heaven that is the Reading Terminal Market in … Continue reading