Since we're snowed in, it's a perfect—please take the use of that word with a scoop of rock salt—week to look at works in white. First up: this kitchen by Richard Meier. Without color, it relies on on light and composition to achieve an impact, tools that the Modernist architect [who would surely shudder at the seating in this photo] has long explored. richardmeier.com
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. An editor at publications ranging from Arts +
Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New
City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a
tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its
pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the
presence of true beauty.