Classic Meets Modern in This Chicago Living Room By: Keri Sanders From: Tony Stavish November 25, 2014 Learn how designer Tony Stavish gave this Chicago living room a collected-over-time look, making it the perfect blend of old and new. Keep in mind: Price and stock could change after publish date, and we may make money from these affiliate links. 1 / 4 Photo: Dave Burk ©. Design: Tony Stavish. Old and New The neutral foyer in this Chicago home showcases interesting art and subdued colors and leads into the more modern living room, which mixes traditional furnishings with abstract art in a cohesive blend of old and new.