Reality TV's Thoroughly 'Modern' Mistakes

<strong>Style Guide:</strong> The word "modern" has become a sort of all-purpose descriptor on reality television's design shows.  But in the world of art and design, "modern" refers to the modernist movement — such as (from left) Kandinsky's paintings or Frank Lloyd Wright's designs — and not the latest fashions on <em>Project Runway</em>.
Style Guide: The word "modern" has become a sort of all-purpose descriptor on reality television's design shows. But in the world of art and design, "modern" refers to the modernist movement — such as (from left) Kandinsky's paintings or Frank Lloyd Wright's designs — and not the latest fashions on Project Runway.