• 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)
  • Acra left Beirut in 1983, relocating to New York City, during the peak of the Lebanese Civil War. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1988
  • 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)
  • 1990
  • 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)
  • 1981
  • 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)
  • In addition to holding boxing matches since the late 1970s, Caesars also hosted the Caesars Palace Grand Prix from 1981 to 1982. (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)
  • In 1985 DG turnover was £3.0m and now in 2010 it has grown to over £50m with over 250 staff and offices and showrooms in London, Paris, Munich, Milan and New York - and a 66,000 sq ft (6,100 m2) distribution centre in West London. (wikipedia.org)
  • notable
  • Based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, it sold luxury items at its showrooms in Boston and New York City, and produced furniture and interiors for many notable buildings, including The White House. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Leighton Hall Estate is particularly notable for the Hall which was decorated and furnished by the Craces to designs by Pugin in his Houses of Parliament style, and for the Home Farm, a model farm , which was to be in the forefront of the Victorian industrialised High Farming. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1994
  • 1994 A winner of the European Community Design Prize. (wikipedia.org)
  • Felix Runcie Kelly (3 February 1914 - 3 July 1994) was a New Zealand-born graphic designer, painter, stage designer, interior designer, and illustrator who lived the majority of his life in the United Kingdom. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1997
  • Acra started her company in 1997 as a bridal line, after designing a dress for a friend's wedding in three weeks, on a bet that if she could meet the deadline, her friend, would go through with the wedding, set in Paris at the Hôtel de Crillon. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1997. Interior and exterior display for launch of new shopping center. (lonniehanzon.com)
  • architect
  • To execute Burnham's plans, Taft hired William E. Parsons, a New York City architect, who envisioned an impressive, comfortable hotel along the lines of a California mission but grander. (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)
  • The company produced furniture and interiors for architect Charles Brigham's 1895 annex to the Massachusetts State House in Boston. (wikipedia.org)
  • To execute his interior designs for the Frederick William Vanderbilt Mansion (1896-99), in Hyde Park, New York, architect Charles Follen McKim assembled the team of Herter Brothers (floors, walls and ceilings), Davenport & Co. (furniture), and Edward F. Caldwell & Co. (lighting fixtures). (wikipedia.org)
  • The company did work on the Henry Clay Frick House (1912-14) in New York City, Thomas Hastings, architect. (wikipedia.org)
  • George Freedman (Brooklyn, New York, USA, 6 March 1936 - Sydney, NSW, Australia, 21 July 2016) was Australia's leading Interior Designer/ Interior Architect from 1970 until a younger generation became prominent in Sydney during the 1990s. (wikipedia.org)
  • For this reason he was highlighted by design writers as practising more like an architect than his colleagues who were educated as interior decorators and designers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The gardens were designed by the leading French landscape architect Achille Duchêne. (wikipedia.org)
  • Born in Stryj, she studied with Josef Hoffmann at the Kunstgewerbe Schule in Vienna, and designed for the Wiener Werkstätte before she immigrated to the United States in 1925 with her first husband, architect and designer Wolfgang Hoffmann. (wikipedia.org)
  • On December 28, 1925, she married Wolfgang Hoffmann, Josef Hoffmann's son, who was on his way to New York to work as an assistant to architect-designer Joseph Urban. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Texas State Hotel was built in 1926 from a design by architect Joseph Finger, who also created the plans for Houston's City Hall. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designed by Fort Worth architect Wyatt C. Hedrick, the Shamrock Hotel was an 18-story building constructed between 1946 and 1949 with a green tile pitched roof and 1,100 rooms. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1970
  • 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)
  • murals
  • He completed a mural for the banqueting hall of the Royal Palace, Kathmundu, Nepal, murals in a number of Union Castle and Cunard liners, but probably his most well known commission was the four murals painted in the Garden Hall at Castle Howard in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education
  • Nassau Community College, a division of the State University of New York, is an institution where over 22,000 full- and part-time students and 15,000 continuing and professional students start and continue their successful journey through higher education. (alumnius.net)
  • City
  • Tricia is the author of fifteen books on the subject of colour and design, from soft furnishing to flowers, gardens and city living. (wikipedia.org)
  • and the New York City Subway, for which they designed the sign systems and map (commencing in 1966). (wikipedia.org)
  • He changed the company's name, and expanded it, opening a showroom in New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • and the Payne Whitney House (1902-06) in New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Building Bridges award (October 2014) from Bridges of Understanding Member of the Council of Fashion Designers of America Member of the Dubai Design and Fashion Council since its creation Acra's home in New York City is a 3,200-square-foot loft in the Garment District, Manhattan. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to her New York City loft, Acra bought and renovated a 2,400-square-foot apartment in the husk of a bombed-out, 19th-century building in Saifi Village near downtown Beirut. (wikipedia.org)
  • Harriett moved to New York City, while Frank remained in California. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kimbel and Cabus was a Victorian-era furniture and decorative arts firm based in New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Modern Gothic cabinet-secretary (c. 1875), Brooklyn Museum, New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Modern Gothic desk (c. 1877), Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tenth Company (Company K) Room, Seventh Regiment Armory, 642 Park Avenue, New York City (1879-80). (wikipedia.org)
  • Modern Gothic corner chair (c. 1880), Brooklyn Museum, New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, New York City, Kimbel & Cabus (1875). (wikipedia.org)
  • From early in its history to current times, the city inspired innovative and challenging building design and construction, as it quickly grew into an internationally recognized commercial and industrial hub of Texas and the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • architects
  • 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)
  • The architects, Peabody and Stearns, were fired before the building's completion and its interiors were completed by Irving & Casson. (wikipedia.org)
  • He produced an artist's impression of a Palladian temple for Sebastian de Ferranti, who then worked with various architects to realise the design. (wikipedia.org)
  • As design progressed, she identified the need to hire architects to design the building alongside Dubin, so Perry Dean Rogers Architects of Boston were selected. (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)
  • In 1928 they were among the 14 architects and designers who founded the American Designers' Gallery-"devoted exclusively to showing objects and interiors for practical use"-and they were among those who established the American Union of Decorative Artists and Craftsmen, the most ambitious professional design group of the era. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Uptown District is also home to other structures designed by architects such as I. M. Pei, César Pelli and Philip Johnson. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designed by architects Alfred C. Finn (designer of the San Jacinto Monument), Kenneth Franzheim, and J.E.R. Carpenter, the building is seen as a realization of Eliel Saarinen's acclaimed second-place entry to the Chicago Tribune Tower competition. (wikipedia.org)
  • textiles
  • 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)
  • During her four years of study at the Kunstgewerbe Schule, Pola Weinbach designed textiles for the Wiener Werkstätte and worked for Sigmund Freud, repairing a Gobelin tapestry. (wikipedia.org)
  • annex
  • Luna converted the hotel's top floor into an elegant penthouse and expanded the west wing northward - creating the air-conditioned annex - and designed some key public rooms like the Fiesta Pavilion, then the biggest function room of the hotel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paris
  • Tricia Guild OBE is a British designer and the founder and Creative Director of Designers Guild an international home and lifestyle company with a store and showroom on the Kings Road and Marylebone High Street in London, and offices in London with showrooms in Paris, Munich, Stockholm and New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • After graduating from FIT, Acra studied at the École Supérieure des Arts et Techniques de la Mode design school in Paris. (wikipedia.org)
  • One aspect of the project was to incorporate into his design the three exquisite period rooms that Harriett had purchased in Paris with the advice of the famous antique dealer Boni de Castellane. (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)
  • Returning to New York in 1968, Freedman joined the international planning unit of leading furniture manufacturers and interior designers Knoll and Associates. (wikipedia.org)
  • woodwork
  • Two more-traditional Kimbel & Cabus commissions were for the interior woodwork of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church (1875) and the Tenth Company Room at the Seventh Regiment Armory (1879-80). (wikipedia.org)
  • Colour
  • 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)
  • His childhood memories included riding horses in Manhattan's Central Park, and their home interior paint colour was changed every second year to challenging new colours. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designed in association with the artist, this monograph, a comprehensive overview of Miss's work, features colour photographs and images of her projects, accompanied by copious drawings by the artist. (worldcat.org)
  • Associates
  • The renovations were headed by National Artists for Architecture Leandro Locsin and Ildefonso Santos with Patricia Keller, partner in the international interior design firm of Dale Keller & Associates. (wikipedia.org)
  • She was known to be the business arm of Vignelli Associates, and played a key role in the success of the design firm. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • While a teenager, she joined the fashion club at the American University in Beirut where she graduated in 1982 with a business degree. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2014, Acra designed and produced the uniforms for the American University of Beirut Medical Center, where her parents both had worked. (wikipedia.org)
  • White's
  • Davenport & Co. executed Stanford White's furniture designs for the State Dining Room. (wikipedia.org)
  • He carved White-designed picture frames "from roughly 1882 to 1894," and constructed White's original wood-and-plaster Washington Square Arch (1889, replaced by current arch 1892). (wikipedia.org)
  • Designer
  • Tricia Guild is known for her fabric and wallpaper collections and her work as a designer and manufacturer on a range of home interior products. (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)
  • In addition to painting he was often in demand as a muralist and interior designer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acra worked as a luxury interior designer for three years before starting her own line. (wikipedia.org)
  • Partnership
  • Since 1986 he has been the senior partner of the interior design company, The Jake Leith Partnership. (wikipedia.org)
  • The couple immigrated to the United States, and after nine months with Urban they formed their own independent design partnership with offices on Madison Avenue in Manhattan. (wikipedia.org)
  • colleagues
  • Less known today than some of their industrial design colleagues who were more adept at self-promotion, Wolfgang and Pola Hoffmann were among the immigrants who made significant contributions to the development of American modernism and the American Modern design aesthetic in the early 20th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gardens
  • 2007 The Homes & Gardens Classic Design Award - Lifetime achievement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two of the many tasteful elements of Sanson's design are the elegant Porte-cochère and the discreet dry moat which provides practical access for service without blocking the views of the gardens from the house above. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1885
  • The dining room furniture for his John J. Glessner House (1885-87) in Chicago, Illinois, was designed by an associate, Charles Coolidge, and executed by Davenport & Co. Coolidge also designed the desk in the study. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1990s
  • During the 1990s, Leith realised that Business & Professional Practice was not a recognised area of study on most UK Art & Design courses. (wikipedia.org)
  • commissions
  • In 1947 he was invited to the United States by the New York gallery Portraits, Inc. Condé Nast Publications commissioned him to paint a number of important American houses and the publication of these works led to more commissions in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Commissions began with two art house cinemas in New York-the St. George Playhouse in Brooklyn (1927) and the Little Carnegie Playhouse in Manhattan (1928). (wikipedia.org)
  • Pola Hoffmann's interior design commissions included the New York apartment of Charles J. Liebman and the still-extant Weiler Building (1928) at 407 South Warren Street, Syracuse, New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1928
  • Although the new couple occupied Carolands on occasion, it would remain only sporadically inhabited until 1928 when Harriett removed her original furnishings and put the property up for sale. (wikipedia.org)
  • consultancy
  • 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)
  • include
  • These museums include the day to day furnishings, and implements of daily life exhibited in the context of historic houses, barns, outbuildings, and business buildings such as craft and trade shops, mills and factories, and places of worship. (angelfire.com)
  • skills
  • 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)
  • exhibit
  • The Hoffmanns often made opportunities to exhibit their work, and created contemporary American furnishings and interiors for shops, restaurants, and private clients including Mrs. Otto C. Sommerich and Helena Rubinstein. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • 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)
  • An introduction by art critic Eleanor Heartney situates Miss in the context of contemporary movements in art, and architecture critic Joseph Giovannini places her work within contemporary design practice. (worldcat.org)
  • company
  • 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)
  • A. H. Davenport and Company was a late-19th-century-early-20th-century American furniture manufacturer, cabinetmaker, and interior decoration firm. (wikipedia.org)
  • The custom-designed case for the Steinway grand piano was made by the company, and is attributed to Bacon. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • The bronze and gilded baldachin was the first of Bernini's works to combine sculpture and architecture and represents an important development in Baroque church interior design and furnishing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Design & Project Manager for development of interactive store features for the flagship developments, "Star Dome" and "The Rainforest Project at Universal Citywalk. (lonniehanzon.com)
  • House
  • McKim, Mead and White designed the interiors for the George Eastman House (1905) in Rochester, New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • de Ferranti chose Julian Bicknell to build the house which was completed in 1986 Later Kelly worked on the Cave, a modern grotto, at Henbury Hall. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kelly remodelled the house of Sir Michael Blake at Cornhill-on-Tweed and designed it as a Gothic dowerhouse. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the request of Charles, Prince of Wales Kelly produced an artist's impression of an improved design of the Prince of Wales' residence Highgrove House in Gloucestershire. (wikipedia.org)
  • designers
  • The structure replaced Sanders Hall of Chemistry and included elements designed to be energy efficient, notably a large wall of glass blocks that designers hoped would passively heat the building. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • The "lobby", comprising the first through third floors, contains a massive gothic "Commons Room" that is used as a general study area and for special events and is ringed by three floors of classrooms, including, on the first and third floors, the 30 Nationality Rooms designed by members of Pittsburgh's ethnic communities in the styles of different nations and ethnic groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • Free-lance work during this period included designing for International Linen and Liberty of London, and the Taj Hotel Group of India. (wikipedia.org)
  • Her work moves from the urban bustle of New York, to the vast plains of the American Midwest, to the remote forests of Finland. (worldcat.org)
  • He was a leader in professionalizing the field of outdoor historical museum work in the United States, was a professor of museum studies at Oneonta College in Oneonta, New York for some years. (angelfire.com)