by Brook S. Mason
The high-sheen furniture of Israeli-born, London-based designer Ron Arad
, 58, has long been de rigueur for deep-pocketed design collectors, with some forking over $1 million for a single chair. But now with the Museum of Modern Art
debuting the first major retrospective devoted to his career, Arad’s prices, along with his stature, seem ready to climb to even more stratospheric heights.