Lisa Bartfai

Lisa Bartfai

Lisa Bartfai is a Swedish freelance journalist based in Oakland, California. Never able or willing to choose between her interests for politics and art her work oscillates between the two. To hear more from Lisa tune into her weekly radio show The Passerby on

STORIES BY Lisa Bartfai

ReadA Brief Bio: Eileen Gray

A Brief Bio: Eileen Gray

Eileen Gray designed E.1027 for herself and her then lover, art critic Jean Badovici

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A Brief Bio: Arne Jacobsen

Arne Jacobsen was a designer of everything. A trained architect he designed

ReadThe Spark Behind Safety Matches

The Spark Behind Safety Matches

Still useful and largely unchanged after 150 years, matches are one of the more