• 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)
  • 1980
  • Fürstenberg wrote two books on fashion and interior design (The Power Look, 1978, and The Power Look at Home: Decorating for Men, 1980) as well as opened an interior design firm. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Fürstenberg wrote two top selling books:[citation needed] The Power Look (1978), a guide to fashion and good taste, and The Power Look at Home: Decorating for Men (1980), a book on home furnishings. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 1985
  • He co-founded the design consultancy Fantasy Finishes in 1985, specialising in paint finishes, murals and design-to-order wall-coverings. (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)
  • 1984
  • In 1984, Leith returned to the UK and became a Textile Advisor/Interior Designer for Europa Shop Equipment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Norbert Troller (1896, in Bruenn, Austria-Hungarian Empire - 1984, in New York City, United States) was a Czech and American architect of Jewish descent. (wikipedia.org)
  • On behalf of the AIA Task Force on Aging, I wish to dedicate this publication to my friend, Thomas O. Byerts, AIA, (1942-1984), a pioneer in the field of design for aging. (archive.org)
  • architects
  • Goralnick commenced his design career in 1981, working with architects Stephen Potters and Emilio Ambasz. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Their design firm has helped create branding for many companies including Knoll American Airlines, the Ford Motor Company, American Airlines and Bloomingdale's. (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)
  • 1968
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • women's
  • It matched with the tight fit women's small waist in the design, and the shoulder sleeve seamline was drooped more to show a tighter fit on the arm. (wikipedia.org)
  • (4) His, and more recent, research on the naturalistic silks created by Revel and his contemporaries reveals that the many variations on luxuriant foliage in surviving designs and fabric were used in both women's and men's dress in the 1730s and beyond. (vam.ac.uk)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Following the Truman reconstruction the room was decorated by B. Altman and Company, New York with reproduction traditional 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • She also graduated from University of Washington majoring in Interior Design under Professor Hope Lucille Foote. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the largest, most complete establishment from the 64-campus State University of New York system, our study, creative actions and people favorably influence the whole world. (alumnius.net)
  • 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)
  • exterior
  • Glassprimer™ glass paint can also be used for both interior and exterior paint projects, and on a variety of hard surfaces, like stone, cement and metal, in addition to glass. (glasspaint.com)
  • 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)
  • 2000
  • citation needed] In 2000, he signed a deal to design clothes for the UK chain Sainsbury's. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2000, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens constructed a new conservatory and greenhouses based on the original historic designs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bronx
  • Mel Smilow was born in the Bronx, New York, the son of Irving Smilowitz and Claire Benes. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1,500
  • As designed, the building used 1,500 tons of bronze in its construction. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • area
  • As the Smilow-Thielle furnishings became increasingly popular, the number of their retail outlets increased: at its height, there were five Smilow-Thielle stores around the metropolitan New York area and one in Washington, DC. (wikipedia.org)
  • construction
  • Simultaneously, he had developed and implemented planning and construction design standards for the Jewish Community Centers' buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • This method of construction using an interior reinforced concrete shell to support a larger non-structural edifice has since become commonplace. (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • Indeed, she was involved in the formation of ADI (Associazione per il Disegno Industriale), the major Italian professional design organization, in the same year. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was a design and sales organization set up to design and manufacture in the country that exported lots of characteristic things out. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • For the next 10 years, Norbert Troller designed Jewish Community Centers for the US, Canada and Columbia, in the Building Bureau of the National Jewish Welfare Board in New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • They were considered the giants in the field of hotel design for many years. (wikipedia.org)
  • retail
  • Other Vignelli designs have also included retail layouts for Artemide, jewelry for Cleto Munari, and glassware for Venini and Steuben Glass Works. (wikipedia.org)
  • Design and direction for gated immersive pop-up retail store. (lonniehanzon.com)
  • School
  • citation needed] Fürstenberg began his career as a buyer for Macy's, taking night classes at the Fashion Institute of Technology, and Parson's School of Design. (wikipedia.org)
  • He received a master's degree from Harvard University's Graduate School of Design in 1981. (wikipedia.org)
  • she also took design coursework with Arthur B. Dow at the Art Students League of New York, and studied painting at the Portland Museum Art School. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1937, Gropius accepted the appointment as chairman of Harvard's Graduate School of Design and again Breuer followed his mentor to join the faculty in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (wikipedia.org)
  • formal
  • Although Breuer's parents were Jewish, it was only in 1981 that Christopher Wilk, preparing his Interiors book for MoMA, found his formal renunciation of the Jewish faith before the Chief Rabbi of Frankfurt in the Breuer archives at Syracuse. (wikipedia.org)
  • Around the Manor House, Manning designed a sequence of contrasting garden spaces which situated formal garden rooms - such as the English Garden, Breakfast Room Garden, Perennial Garden, Japanese Garden and West Terrace - within the existing natural landscape. (wikipedia.org)
  • member
  • Since 1995, Goralnick has been a member of the Designers Collaborative, a New York-based network of leading interior design professionals that works together to share ideas, news, and trends that affect the industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • metropolitan
  • Robertson previously worked in development for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and for the Gulf of Maine Research Institute. (colby.edu)
  • Business
  • He attempted to expand an interior decorating business-the Sarasota Design Gallery, which sold unusual furnishings and original art-by attracting investors, claiming in a "confidential" prospectus that the gallery was profitable, although court records showed several judgments against him for unpaid bills. (wikipedia.org)
  • Differences that were cosmetic rather than conceptual were economical to produce-evidence that Probber's business acumen matched his design ability. (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)