James Trilling

James Trilling is a freelance art historian specializing in Byzantine art and the history of ornament. He is the author of  The Language of Ornament (2001) and Ornament: A Modern Perspective (2003).

Reversal of Fortune

Sorting out contradictions in the work of Louis Sullivan, father of the skyscraper and innovator of beautiful ornament

by James Trilling | Wednesday, November 30, 2011