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  • 1985
  • He co-founded the design consultancy Fantasy Finishes in 1985, specialising in paint finishes, murals and design-to-order wall-coverings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their significant furniture designs included the Handkerchief chair for Knoll International (1982), the Serenissimo table (1985) for Italian manufacturer Acerbis, and the Magic coffee table (1990) for Acerbis's lower-priced Morphos label. (wikipedia.org)
  • His notable interior schemes included executive suites for the Bank of New South Wales (1970) and the State Bank of NSW (1985), cultural institutions including Sydney's Powerhouse Museum/Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences (1988), businesses, government premises, restaurants, residences and historic monuments, including a refurbishment of the Queen Victoria Building shopping centre (2009). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1983
  • Lella and Massimo's work has been recognized by the following: Compasso d'Oro awards (1964 and 1988) Gold Medal from the AIGA (1983) Appraisal in Emilio Ambasz's book of essays, Design: Vignelli (1980), first published by the Comune di Milan, and republished by Rizzol in 1981 and 1990. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1977
  • Furstenberg began independent work as a fashion designer in 1977,[citation needed] designing clothes for plus-size women, and later expanding to full fashion and product licensing, with ready-to-wear, fragrance, and made to measure lines based in Rome. (wikipedia.org)
  • During this period, Probber's work was awarded two "Best of Neocon" Gold Awards from the Resources Council of the Institute of Business Designers for the Houston Chair (1977) and the Advent III Customization Program (1981). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1920s
  • First recognized for his invention of bicycle-handlebar-inspired tubular steel furniture, Breuer lived off his design fees at a time in the late 1920s and early 1930s when the architectural commissions he was looking for were few and far-between. (wikipedia.org)
  • At first, in the early 1900s, Italian furniture designers struggled to create an equal balance between classical elegance and modern creativity, and at first, Italian interior design in the 1910s and 1920s was very similar to that of French art deco styles, using exotic materials and creating sumptuous furniture. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was John G. Bowman, the university's visionary chancellor of the 1920s, who proposed decorating classrooms in the Collegiate Gothic/Art Moderne Cathedral of Learning (designed by Charles Z. Klauder, 1926-37) in the manner of the countries of origin of Pittsburgh's multi-ethnic residents. (phlf.org)
  • Renowned for his collaborations with some of the 20th century's greatest artists and designers - from the Giacometti brothers to Adolphe Chanaux - Jean-Michel Frank shot to fame during the 1920s, creating interiors that broke with the ornate styles of previous decades to embrace a new, understated luxury. (christies.com)
  • architects
  • Goralnick commenced his design career in 1981, working with architects Stephen Potters and Emilio Ambasz. (wikipedia.org)
  • Goralnick has been a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the New York Chapter of the AIA, (NYAIA) and the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB). (wikipedia.org)
  • Breuer extended the sculptural vocabulary he had developed in the carpentry shop at the Bauhaus into a personal architecture that made him one of the world's most popular architects at the peak of 20th-century design. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2005 the Royal Australian Institute of Architects (NSW Chapter) awarded Freedman Rembel an Interior Architecture commendation for its design of executive offices at the AMP Insurance building overlooking Circular Quay. (wikipedia.org)
  • During 1963 and 1964, he exhibited and sold artworks in Amsterdam and Brussels, then worked as an interior designer for architects Tandy Halford and Mills in London. (wikipedia.org)
  • A design contest was organised, in which 13 architects were specifically invited to take part (including Clemens Holzmeister, Erich Boltenstern and Karl Schwanzer) but which was open to any other entrants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designs were evaluated by a jury which was chaired by the architect Franz Schuster and whose other members were the architects Max Fellerer and Roland Rainer, the Vienna Director of Building, the Director of City Collections, Franz Glück, the Head of the City Department of Regulations and the Head of the Department of Architecture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designs for wallpaper, textiles, stained glass, and ceramic tiles based on medieval forms followed, and he collaborated with several architects as an interior designer. (phlf.org)
  • exhibition
  • In 1981 he had an exhibition of his artwork at the Yeshiva University of New York: 300 Theresienstadt drawings. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1960, in conjunction with her husband, she established the Massimo and Lella Vignelli Office of Design and Architecture in Milan where she specialized in interiors, furniture, exhibition, and product design. (wikipedia.org)
  • His elastic sling chair and Nuclear upholstered groups were chosen for MoMA's Good Design exhibition in 1951, and he won several prestigious Roscoe industry awards. (wikipedia.org)
  • The above text was adapted from the foreword to the exhibition catalog, Harvey Probber: Modernist Furniture, Design, and Graphics written by author and historian Judith Gura, and is used with her permission. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1952, Porset curated the exhibition Arte en la vida diaria: exposición de objetos de buen diseño hechos en México (Art in Daily Life: An Exhibition of Well-Designed Objects Made in Mexico) at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (Mexico City). (wikipedia.org)
  • With the fall of Fascism, rise of Socialism and the 1946 RIMA exhibition, Italian talents in interior decorating were made evident, and with the Italian economic miracle, Italy saw a growth in industrial production and also mass-made furniture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although he initially followed in their artistic footsteps - holding his first exhibition of paintings in 1952 - Lalanne later embraced design. (christies.com)
  • 20th-century
  • A frequent collaborator with Jean Prouvé - who produced the metallic elements of her furnishings in his Nancy ateliers - Charlotte Perriand came to be recognised as one of the most significant French designers of the 20th century. (christies.com)
  • showrooms
  • In 1958 he opened his own practice, and was involved in the design of residential houses, interiors of offices, showrooms, retail shops and restaurants in New York City and the metropolitan area. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the 1970s, Harvey Probber, Inc. had opened trade showrooms in major design centers across the country, and had relinquished the residential market for the larger and more lucrative contract furniture field. (wikipedia.org)
  • textiles
  • Born on November 18, 1958 in Bushey, Hertfordshire, Jake studied at Loughborough College of Art and Design, graduating with a BA(Hons) in Printed Textiles in 1981. (wikipedia.org)
  • His professional career began in India as an Export Designer for Everest Fabrics, based in Uttar Pradesh, North India, designing and manufacturing printed furnishing fabrics and interior textiles for markets in Asia, Europe and North America. (wikipedia.org)
  • Encouraged by a teacher to study art and become a painter, he realised his art skills were limited during his first year at London's Camberwell School of Art, and so transferred to studying interior design and latterly textiles at Saint Martin's School of Art, and then fashion at New York's Parsons The New School for Design. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1961
  • In 1961, when New York City enacted a major revision to its 1916 Zoning Resolution, the nation's first comprehensive Zoning Resolution, it offered incentives for developers to install "privately owned public spaces" which were meant to emulate that of the Seagram Building. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1961- Listed as number one in interior design magazine list of Giants in Hotel Design 1965 - Appointed for first luxury resort to be built in Asia (Bali Hyatt - Sanur beach Indonesia which won many design awards). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1965
  • In 1965, she formed the corporate design consultancy Unimark International, Corporation for Design and Marketing, with her husband, Bob Noorda, and Ralph Eckerstrom. (wikipedia.org)
  • designer
  • Prince Egon von Fürstenberg (Eduard Egon Peter Paul Giovanni Prinz zu Fürstenberg, Prinz Egon zu Fürstenberg, 29 June 1946 - 11 June 2004) was a socialite, banker, fashion and interior designer, and member of the German aristocratic family Fürstenberg. (wikipedia.org)
  • Barry Goralnick is an American designer, recognized for his work in the fields of architecture and interior design, and for the design of home furnishings that include furniture, lighting, and carpets. (wikipedia.org)
  • Margery Hoffman Smith (1888-1981) was an American painter, craftsperson, interior designer, and lecturer, known as the "grande dame of arts and crafts" for her interior design work at the Timberline Lodge. (wikipedia.org)
  • 21 May 1902 - 1 July 1981), was a Hungarian-born modernist, architect, and furniture designer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mel Smilow (March 5, 1922 - December 26, 2002) was an American furniture designer, artist, and partner in Smilow-Thielle, a mid-twentieth-century firm producing affordable, modern furniture and other interior furnishings, with retail outlets located in the greater metropolitan New York area and Washington, DC. (wikipedia.org)
  • with his acute interest in and eye for modern design, he soon became its sole designer. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1959, Vignelli joined Skidmore, Owings & Merrill as a junior interior designer in Chicago. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shortly thereafter, Vignelli became the Unimark executive interior designer in its New York office. (wikipedia.org)
  • She was a member of the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA), the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), the International Furnishings and Designer Association (IFDA), and the Decorators Club of New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jeff Banks CBE (born Jeffrey Tatham-Banks, 17 March 1943) is a Welsh designer of men's and women's clothing, jewellery, and home furnishings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Banks has continued to work as a designer with designs for the Guide Association, the England football team, and recently for London's 2012 Olympics bid, which were modelled at the launch by Sir Bobby Charlton, Sir Steve Redgrave and Denise Lewis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Freedman was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Nathan Freedman, a colour designer for an American paint manufacturer, and Rose Freedman (née Hirsch). (wikipedia.org)
  • While working on this project, Freedman began a personal relationship with prominent Sydney decorator Neville Marsh-who employed him as a designer with Neville Marsh Interiors in 1970. (wikipedia.org)
  • F.A. and Gertrude hired three professionals to shape the outcome of this home building project: Boston landscape designer Warren Manning, New York City interior designer Hugo Huber and Cleveland architect, Charles Schneider. (wikipedia.org)
  • Interior designer Hugo Huber worked with Gertrude Seiberling to furnish the home's interior. (wikipedia.org)
  • The American interior designer Sister Parish established the basic design of the room by painting the walls a soft yellow, joined by a pale yellow oval carpet topped by Oriental rugs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The French interior designer Stéphane Boudin built upon Parish's contributions, replacing the Truman era hotel style furniture with late 18th and early 19th century French antiques. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Yellow Oval Room was redesigned in a more academic style by the Nixons' new curator, Clement Conger, with architect and interior designer Edward Vason Jones. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clara Porset (May 25, 1895 - May 17, 1981) was a Cuban-born interior designer. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 1928 to 1931, she studied architecture and furniture design in the Paris studio of the designer and architect Henri Rapin and attended classes at the École des Beaux Arts, the Sorbonne, and the Louvre. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1969, designer Horacio Durán founded an industrial design program at the Escuela Nacional de Arquitectura (now part of Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, UNAM) and invited Porset to give a seminar. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dale & Patricia Keller are American interior designers, recognized for their work in the fields of architecture and interior designer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dale and Patricia Keller were respectively the president and chief designer of Dale Keller & Assiociates, Inc. They built up the world's largest interior design firm specializing in the hospitality industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the 1930s Frank was the designer of choice for Paris's intellectual elite, his neutral interiors - incorporating bleached leather and vellum - providing a backdrop to the collections of clients, including influential arts patrons Charles and Marie-Laure de Noailles. (christies.com)
  • 1953
  • Before graduating from University of Washington majoring in Interior Design under Professor Hope Lucille Foote, he decided to study architecture at the University of Tokyo in 1953 under Kenzō Tange where he studied the history of Japanese and Chinese architecture. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1999
  • Founded in New York in 1999 by Carin Rodebjer, this staple of the Swedish fashion scene constantly presents its version of effortless elegance. (scmp.com)
  • They won the Lifetime Achievement Award in 1999 for their contribution to hospitality design. (wikipedia.org)
  • furniture
  • In addition to his residential projects, Goralnick has designed furniture and lighting products that are marketed under his own name. (wikipedia.org)
  • He has designed a lighting collection for Visual Comfort Lighting that is sold at circalighting.com, a furniture collection for Ferrell + Mittman, a furniture collection for Vanguard Furniture, and has multiple new lines debuting in 2018 that will also include tile and plumbing fixtures. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the most intact examples of Breuer's furniture and interior design work during this period is the Frank House in Pittsburgh, designed with Gropius as a Gesamtkunstwerk. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result of his father's death that year, he was forced to withdraw and go to work as the family's only breadwinner: at 17, he took over his father's position selling wholesale furniture to retail stores in New York and Pennsylvania. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was proud that his employees were union members, and he consistently incorporated the qualities of great design with affordability and durability in his furniture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examples of Smilow's furniture were featured in publications such as The New York Times and discussed in The New Yorker magazine, and in books that chronicled modern designs of the times, including six examples in William Hennessey's Modern Furnishings for the Home. (wikipedia.org)
  • Born in New York, where he studied architecture at Syracuse University, Freedman arrived in Sydney in 1968 and later designed many prestigious interiors, often including custom-made furniture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Probber's designs, like those of Edward Wormley, Tommi Parzinger, were sought after by customers who wanted modern furniture with elegance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Probber's most significant design breakthrough came when he was exploring approaches to seating furniture and found that, "the key to salvation was in bits and pieces of plane geometry… they were meaningless alone, but when fused to conventional shapes, profoundly altered their character. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following the Truman reconstruction the room was decorated by B. Altman and Company, New York with reproduction traditional furniture. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 1963 until her death, she worked in Mexico, where she is considered a pioneer in furniture design. (wikipedia.org)
  • President Fidel Castro commissioned her to design the furniture for the school of Camilo Cienfuegos, an institution symbolic of the new society envisioned by revolutionaries. (wikipedia.org)
  • She also created furniture for a number of other universities before her return to Mexico in 1963, after her plans to establish a new design school in Cuba went unrealized. (wikipedia.org)
  • Yet, the 1960s and 1970s saw Italian interior design reach its pinnacle of stylishness, and by that point, with Pop and post-modern interiors, the phrases "Bel Design" and "Linea Italiana" entered the vocabulary of furniture design. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to furniture design, Italy has also set trends for industrial design with first protype of the light Luminator Bernocchi in 1928. (wikipedia.org)
  • Convinced of the superiority of the "pointed style"-so called after the pointed shape of the late medieval Gothic arch-he began to design furniture and metalwork at an early age. (phlf.org)
  • He published his first book, "Gothic Furniture of the 15th Century Designed and Etched by A. W. N. Pugin" (1835), at the age of 23. (phlf.org)
  • As known for his architecture as for his furniture, Prouvé produced designs notable for their revolutionary approach to material, drawing upon industrial technology without compromising on aesthetic. (christies.com)
  • 1967
  • In 1967, Smilow's Wooden Rocker, designed in 1960, was chosen as seating in the United States Pavilion, designed by Buckminster Fuller at Expo 67 in Montreal. (wikipedia.org)
  • City
  • He also taught in the Peoples University in Brno and in a high school in New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Breuer had married their secretary, Constance Crocker Leighton, and after a few more years in Cambridge, moved down to New York City[when? (wikipedia.org)
  • and the New York City Subway, for which they designed the sign systems and map (commencing in 1966). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Seagram Building is a skyscraper, located at 375 Park Avenue, between 52nd Street and 53rd Street in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Seagram Building and Lever House, which sits just across Park Avenue, set the architectural style for skyscrapers in New York City for several decades. (wikipedia.org)
  • Schneider originally pitched his design as an employee of George Post & Sons, a New York City architectural firm. (wikipedia.org)
  • The pair made frequent shopping trips to New York City and Huber traveled with F.A. and Gertrude Seiberling January 1915 to England to look at antique pieces for the home. (wikipedia.org)
  • She studied at the Manhattanville Academy, New York (1914-18), attended technical courses in architecture and design in Cuba, and completed her art degree in 1925 at Columbia University, also in New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Civic leaders in St. Louis, New York City, Washington DC and Chicago expressed an interest in hosting a fair to generate profits, boost real estate values, and promote their cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • There he attended Cambridge Academy before he moved to New York City in 1843 where he worked at Williams Bradford & Co, dry goods merchants, for seven years. (wikipedia.org)
  • He had embarked on the steamship Empire City from New York and crossed the Isthmus of Panama on the "hurricane deck of a mule" (there was no Panama Canal until 1914 over ten years after his death). (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • 2017 New York Cottages & Gardens Award IDA Innovation in Design Award - Reader's Choice. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2003, he joined the University of Brighton and led Business & Professional Practice at the University's School of Art, Design & Media until June 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • The two men formed a partnership that was to greatly influence the establishment of an American way of designing modern houses - spread by their great collection of wartime students including Paul Rudolph, Eliot Noyes, I. M. Pei, Ulrich Franzen, John Johansen, and Philip Johnson. (wikipedia.org)
  • The business evolved, selling only exclusive modern designs focusing on clean lines, exquisite attention to detail, and carefully calculated proportions, and it brought an American perspective to the Scandinavian designs that were becoming so popular in the mid-twentieth century. (wikipedia.org)
  • The integral plaza, building, stone faced lobby and distinctive glass and bronze exterior were designed by German-American architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. (wikipedia.org)
  • He worked with director Florence Knoll, who maintained close ties with many European and American leaders of modern design. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paris
  • Two short columns of green marble were designed by Stéphane Boudin to hold antique, electrified candelabras and Boudin also found the bronze doré and rock crystal 18th century chandelier in Paris for the room. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designed for the Maison du Méxique, Cité Internationale Universitaire, Paris. (christies.com)
  • 1933
  • The Moka pot, designed by Alfonso Bialetti, was a ground-breaking design upon its release in 1933, and continues to be manufactured to this day with few modifications. (wikipedia.org)
  • notable
  • Olivetti is notable for its office and electronic equipment designs, most notably the Programma 101 computer (1964) and the Valentine portable typewriter (1969) designed by Ettore Sottsass. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1971
  • The Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes recognized Porset as a pioneer of Mexican modern design by awarding her a Gold Medal in 1971. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1969
  • Bosley is listed on the San Francisco 49ers "Golden Era" team from 1946-1969 and he was named to the college football's 75th Silver Anniversary Team in 1981. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chair
  • Kandinsky admired Breuer's finished chair design, and only then did Breuer make an additional copy for Kandinsky's use in his home. (wikipedia.org)
  • Breuer designed his Long Chair as well as experimenting with bent and formed plywood. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • Goralnick's work is influenced by history, literature, art, and industrial design, interests that combine to inform his signature style. (wikipedia.org)
  • Goralnick and his design work have been featured in print publications, including the following: Architectural Digest House Beautiful Interior Design Decor Traditional Home Metropolitan Home Elle Decor Vanity Fair Country Living "Architectural Digest" (June). (wikipedia.org)
  • Free-lance work during this period included designing for International Linen and Liberty of London, and the Taj Hotel Group of India. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1964, with money saved from the paraffin business and from his father mortgaging his own home, Banks opened the boutique Clobber in London, which carried his own designs along with other designers' work. (wikipedia.org)
  • The estate grounds, originally about 1,500 acres (6.1 km2) in extent, were designed between 1911-1915 by Boston landscape architect Warren H. Manning, and remain today one of the finest examples of his work. (wikipedia.org)
  • They focused on hospitality interiors, which also included some work on night clubs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Modern Italian design has changed the meaning of style and elegance and many interior designers use Italian or Italian inspired pieces in their work. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • Goralnick's architecture and interior design practice is borne from a refinement of scale and proportion, and from a consistent consideration of fine details. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 1990s, Leith realised that Business & Professional Practice was not a recognised area of study on most UK Art & Design courses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jake Leith's research focuses on workforce development within the design industry, developing new high-level skills for practitioners, continuing professional development from student to practitioner, and practice focused staff development for teacher practitioners. (wikipedia.org)
  • His research aims 'to understand how the eLearning method of teaching delivery can contribute to flexibility of learning in design-led practice based courses Can E-learning Enhance Practice-based Design Courses? (wikipedia.org)
  • 1 through examining how the adoption of online learning and teaching techniques on practice-based courses, within the field of art and design, has often been seen as controversial, due to the vocational nature of the discipline. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between 1935 and 1937 he worked in practice with the English Modernist F. R. S. Yorke with whom he designed a number of houses. (wikipedia.org)
  • modern
  • Most people regard Scandinavia as the epicentre of mid-century modern interior design (although some southern Europeans might disagree). (scmp.com)
  • As lavish as it is restrained, with equal parts modern and original fittings, Lydmar is an amalgamation of tradition and contemporary Swedish design. (scmp.com)
  • one of the earliest proponents of modern design in the United Kingdom. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1949, in partnership with a colleague, Morton Thielle, he founded Smilow-Thielle, a manufacturer and retailer of modern furnishings. (wikipedia.org)
  • During this time, she gave lectures to educated the public about modern design and promoted using the term interior design rather than the former interior decoration. (wikipedia.org)
  • The couple collaborated on a proposal for the Museum of Modern Art's (New York) 1940 competition Organic Design in Home Furnishings. (wikipedia.org)
  • company
  • During the next 11 years he remodeled two other estates in Hillsborough as president of Interior Design, a home building, remodeling, interior decorating, furnishing and real-estate company. (wikipedia.org)
  • Having been asked to create corporate design wear for many organisations Jeff Banks created his own corporate clothing company in 1996. (wikipedia.org)
  • The estate also includes a conservatory and greenhouses constructed by King Construction Company of North Tonawanda, New York, and specified the construction of a rectangular Palm House with 24' wide greenhouse on the back with a wing on each side for a cost of $18,330. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1954 - Dale and Patricia early design works were mostly factories, banks, and offices for an oil company. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bronx
  • Mel Smilow was born in the Bronx, New York, the son of Irving Smilowitz and Claire Benes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Architecture
  • He is the founder and principal of Goralnick Architecture & Design, based in New York, NY. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was recognised by design and architecture industry experts for his daring and widely emulated combinations of colours, inventive uses of materials, attention to detail, and commitment to high-quality furnishings (often imported signature classics). (wikipedia.org)
  • It was designed to follow Beaux Arts principles of design, namely French neoclassical architecture principles based on symmetry, balance, and splendor. (wikipedia.org)
  • interest
  • He had already repaid the money with interest by 1981. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was designed as the headquarters for the Canadian distillers Joseph E. Seagram & Sons with the active interest of Phyllis Lambert, the daughter of Samuel Bronfman, Seagram's CEO. (wikipedia.org)
  • university
  • He earned a degree in economics at the University of Geneva, followed by an 18-month term in the Peace Corps in Burundi working as a teacher, and then two years as an investment banker in New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • So he introduced such a programme at Loughborough University School of Art & Design, aiming to equip students with a range of transferable skills, qualities and attitudes to prepare them for life beyond graduation in the creative industries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nadel worked his way through New York University, and in 1957, graduated from New York University Law School, playing piano in Manhattan. (wikipedia.org)
  • She also graduated from University of Washington majoring in Interior Design under Professor Hope Lucille Foote. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • The film, Social Life of Small Urban Spaces, produced in conjunction with the Municipal Art Society of New York, records the daily patterns of people socializing around the plaza. (wikipedia.org)
  • marble
  • On completion in 1958, the $41 million dollar construction costs of Seagram made it the world's most expensive skyscraper at the time, due to the use of expensive, high-quality materials and lavish interior decoration including bronze, travertine, and marble. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1870
  • The building housing the restaurant was originally the sheepfold that housed the sheep that grazed Sheep Meadow, built to a design by Calvert Vaux in 1870. (wikipedia.org)
  • Methodologies
  • From Clemson University's library that reflects the influence of Edward Durell Stone's Embassy at New Delhi to the Bankers Trust Tower in downtown Columbia that mimics the Seagram Building by Mies van der Rohe, LBC&W incorporated the methodologies and designs of the great architects of the twentieth century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Practice
  • During the 1990s, Leith realised that Business & Professional Practice was not a recognised area of study on most UK Art & Design courses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jake Leith's research focuses on workforce development within the design industry, developing new high-level skills for practitioners, continuing professional development from student to practitioner, and practice focused staff development for teacher practitioners. (wikipedia.org)
  • His research aims 'to understand how the eLearning method of teaching delivery can contribute to flexibility of learning in design-led practice based courses Can E-learning Enhance Practice-based Design Courses? (wikipedia.org)
  • 1 through examining how the adoption of online learning and teaching techniques on practice-based courses, within the field of art and design, has often been seen as controversial, due to the vocational nature of the discipline. (wikipedia.org)
  • The crypt, which extends the whole length of the church, was designed to contain 2,000 coffins, but fewer than five hundred interments had taken place by 1854, when the practice was ended in all London churches. (wikipedia.org)
  • Show
  • The furniture in his 1899 show interiors was praised for its style, for varying the repetitive verticals by adding a diagonal note to the framing of a glass-fronted cabinet and having chairs taper upwards from a broad base, and above all for remaining true to simplicity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designer
  • by the late 1880s his reputation as a wallpaper designer was established at home and abroad, and he was still selling pattern designs in 1930. (wikipedia.org)
  • With Joseph Maria Olbrich and his friend and colleague Bruno Paul, he designed the 30 luxury cabins of the fast ocean liner SS Kronprinzessin Cecilie, launched in 1906, at the time one of the most ambitious and successful German passenger vessels, and he, Paul, and Johann Poppe, house designer for the North German Lloyd Line, were to have co-designed the interiors of the never finished SS Columbus of 1914. (wikipedia.org)
  • The French interior designer Stéphane Boudin built upon Parish's contributions, replacing the Truman era hotel style furniture with late 18th and early 19th century French antiques. (wikipedia.org)
  • While in Middletown, over the next 25 years, Romm became an author, journalist and interior and construction designer and lectured on those subjects at Orange County Community College. (wikipedia.org)
  • historian
  • The above text was adapted from the foreword to the exhibition catalog, Harvey Probber: Modernist Furniture, Design, and Graphics written by author and historian Judith Gura, and is used with her permission. (wikipedia.org)
  • architectural
  • PWL provided landscape architectural services from concept design through to construction for the multipurpose beach, boardwalk, and play areas that support the programs and events offered at the Richmond Olympic Oval. (pwlpartnership.com)
  • built
  • Riemerschmid designed the site plan, the factory and some of the housing for Hellerau (now part of Dresden), which was the first garden city of the English type to be built in Germany. (wikipedia.org)
  • St Pancras Church is a Greek Revival church in St Pancras, London, built in 1819-22 to the designs of William and Henry William Inwood. (wikipedia.org)
  • The total cost of the building, including land and furnishings, was £76,679, making it the most expensive church to be built in London since the rebuilding of St Paul's Cathedral. (wikipedia.org)
  • The middle window in the north wall was designed to provide access to a terrace (never built). (wikipedia.org)
  • LBC&W designed some of South Carolina's - and certainly Columbia's - most prominent commercial and private buildings, creating the modern built environment of Columbia today. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • The design of the new playground is inspired by the Hastings Mill Store Museum which is located in the park, and Vancouver's early pioneer logging history. (pwlpartnership.com)
  • It was Mackmurdo who first introduced him to the techniques of wallpaper design, and some of Voysey's early pattern designs incorporated more restrained versions of the swirling motifs beloved by Mackmurdo and the Century guild of artists. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • Among the country's biggest universities, the University of Minnesota provides baccalaureate, master, and doctoral levels in virtually every area--from medicine to law, business to liberal arts, science, and engineering and science to design. (alumnius.net)
  • So he introduced such a programme at Loughborough University School of Art & Design, aiming to equip students with a range of transferable skills, qualities and attitudes to prepare them for life beyond graduation in the creative industries. (wikipedia.org)
  • basic design
  • In the 1960s, he extended the idea to case goods, making it possible to offer many variations on one basic design… the same case was available in a choice of finishes, legs, bases, heights, and hardware. (wikipedia.org)
  • city
  • You can actually help the City By The Bay (San Francisco) choose the latest design for their city bus shelters, both commercial and non-commercial. (blogspot.ca)
  • From 2010 until 2012, the building was used as a public visitors center and gift shop run by the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Regular patrons have included former New York City Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia, actresses Grace Kelly and Fay Wray, and many others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tavern on the Green is next to the finish line of the New York City Marathon. (wikipedia.org)
  • On August 28, 2009, the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation announced that it had declined to renew the restaurant's license, granting it instead to Dean Poll, operator of the Central Park Boathouse. (wikipedia.org)
  • In September 2009, the restaurant filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, located in New York City, citing the 2009 national financial crisis and the August 28, 2009, loss of the restaurant's operating license. (wikipedia.org)
  • nuclear
  • Enterprise is also the only aircraft carrier to house more than two nuclear reactors, having an eight-reactor propulsion design, with each A2W reactor taking the place of one of the conventional boilers in earlier constructions. (wikipedia.org)
  • His elastic sling chair and Nuclear upholstered groups were chosen for MoMA's Good Design exhibition in 1951, and he won several prestigious Roscoe industry awards. (wikipedia.org)
  • office
  • Jefferson's successor, James Madison, sought to make the partitions permanent and asked Latrobe to design bedrooms and office space across the southern part of the room. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1960, the firm moved to a new larger office designed by the firm to accommodate a growing staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • concept
  • The 1960s were a critical period for LBC&W as they solidified their design philosophy, which was centered around their concept of "Total Design. (wikipedia.org)
  • pattern
  • Many of Voysey's pattern designs rely for their effect on rhythmically contrasted shapes consisting of areas of flat, clear colour, usually bounded by dark or pale outlines. (wikipedia.org)
  • Articles
  • In the 1950s she married and started a family, while beginning to write books and articles and to teach interior and construction design. (wikipedia.org)
  • Romm has had articles published in Editor & Publisher, the ABA Journal, Esquire, New York Magazine and Huffington Post among others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Area
  • The reservation was ideally located to take advantage of the new transportation facilities afforded by the recently completed New York, Westchester and Boston Railway commuter line through the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Europe
  • He attained the rank of Captain in April 1942, and by June of that year, Lyles was on his way to Europe as the Chief of Design for the Chief Engineer of the European Theater of Operations. (wikipedia.org)
  • construction
  • From Seddon Voysey learnt the 'Gothic' principles of design first propounded by A. W. N. Pugin: elevations should grow naturally out of the requirements of the plan and only 'honest' construction should be used. (wikipedia.org)
  • appreciate
  • If you're like many designers (or simply like those who notice and appreciate design), you may find yourself walking through cities complimenting or insulting public architecture like park benches, kiosks and bus shelters. (blogspot.ca)
  • Development
  • The conference explored whether professional accreditation of designers through a structured pathway and continuing professional development would address some of the issues surrounding how design is evaluated and qualified and in particular challenging the reliance on viewing a portfolio as the only means for making such a choice. (wikipedia.org)
  • room
  • During the Kennedy Administration the room was designated as a drawing room and received many of the furnishings now located there as well as its designation as the Yellow Oval Room. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two short columns of green marble were designed by Stéphane Boudin to hold antique, electrified candelabras and Boudin also found the bronze doré and rock crystal 18th century chandelier in Paris for the room. (wikipedia.org)
  • But the newly added Large Dining Room at Mount Vernon may also have been a source for the design of the East Room. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Jefferson administration, 38 gold-and-black painted chairs were purchased and placed in the room, but little else is known of the room's furnishings prior to 1814. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • The design took cues from the existing site context, and the new urban beach blends seamlessly with its surroundings, connecting the upper Oval plaza to the Middle Arm Dyke Trail and the Fraser River Foreshore. (pwlpartnership.com)