• 1985
  • In 1956, he founded his design company, Michael Taylor Interiors, Inc. Under Michael Taylor Designs, he manufactured his own designs and in 1985 partnered with Paul Weaver to develop and market interior and exterior furnishings to the wholesale design trade. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1985 Paul Weaver, former Director of Marketing and VP of McGuire Furniture, approached Taylor with a plan to develop and expand the nascent Michael Taylor Designs product line offered by Taylor's interiors company into a new entity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Michael Taylor Designs Inc. was officially incorporated on August 5, 1985. (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)
  • showrooms
  • After Taylor's death in 1986 Weaver assumed full control and over the subsequent 24 years greatly expanded the product lines, established nationwide sales showrooms and developed the Taylor brand into one of the most recognized luxury products in the home furnishing industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bridges' Harlem Toile De Jouy wallpaper is currently available through design showrooms in The United States, Canada and Europe and is represented in the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum's permanent wallpaper collection. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • residences
  • From these, it is possible to discern details about the interior design of different residences throughout the different Egyptian dynasties, such as changes in ventilation, porticoes, columns, loggias, windows, and doors. (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)
  • walls
  • Inside all of the ceiling and roof elements, including suspended lights, and exposed colorfully painted ductwork is arranged along the diagonal clearstory structural grid, while all of the walls and furnishings are organized orthogonally, relating to the building envelope. (wikipedia.org)
  • We So are non-executive documenting and download The Bone Clocks: A Novel information to walls in the example of New York. (gateoperator.net)
  • 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)
  • fabrics
  • She rejects the notion of "period" rooms, preferring an edited mix of furnishings, and juxtaposes luxurious fabrics like silk and cashmere with more humble materials like linen and grass cloth. (wikipedia.org)
  • firm
  • Her design firm has also completed projects for rooms at Columbia University and Princeton University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nunnerley began her interior design career at the corporate design firm LSK, where she headed the special projects division. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • A. H. Davenport and Company was a late-19th-century-early-20th-century American furniture manufacturer, cabinetmaker, and interior decoration firm. (wikipedia.org)
  • services
  • In the mid-to-late 19th century, interior design services expanded greatly, as the middle class in industrial countries grew in size and prosperity and began to desire the domestic trappings of wealth to cement their new status. (wikipedia.org)
  • Guild was appointed an OBE for services to interior design. (wikipedia.org)
  • business
  • A mere four years after entering the Rudolf Schaeffer School of Design, Michael Taylor was already a partner in an interior design business at the age of 25. (wikipedia.org)
  • Along with running a successful interior design business, Bridges hosted four seasons of Sheila Bridges Designer Living for the Fine Living Network, part of the Scripps Howard cable family. (wikipedia.org)
  • They framed their business more broadly and in artistic terms and began to advertise their furnishings to the public. (wikipedia.org)
  • company
  • Over time, he became very close to Mr. Schaeffer, who referred to him as "his dear Michael," and who set him up as a partner in a fledgling design company with Frances Mihailoff, a prominent designer in San Francisco at the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1956, Michael Taylor began his own interior design company. (wikipedia.org)
  • The custom-designed case for the Steinway grand piano was made by the company, and is attributed to Bacon. (wikipedia.org)
  • furniture
  • These traditional high-quality furniture making firms began to play an important role as advisers to unsure middle class customers on taste and style, and began taking out contracts to design and furnish the interiors of many important buildings in Britain. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • Davenport & Co. made the furniture, but it is unclear whether design is partially attributable to Richardson, or wholly attributable to Bacon. (wikipedia.org)
  • Davenport & Co. executed Stanford White's furniture designs for the State Dining Room. (wikipedia.org)
  • designer
  • Aronson, Steven M.L. "Sandra Nunnerley: Merging Two Apartments, The Designer Creates A Deeply Personal Home In New York", Architectural Digest, September 2007, accessed July 24, 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • original
  • The original interiors had warm striped yellow and gold carpeting with blue upholstered seating, which was later replaced. (wikipedia.org)
  • The original design was an H-shaped plan that focused on well-ventilated rooms on two wings, providing grand vistas of the harbor, the Luneta, and Intramuros. (wikipedia.org)
  • rooms
  • An important piece of the Taylor design aesthetic was to bring the outdoors in, adding natural forms into ornate rooms. (wikipedia.org)
  • book
  • The book chronicles Nunnerley's design vision, as expressed through these projects. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book documents how Nunnerley's travels and other experiences have influenced her work and how she thinks about design, suggesting how others might arrive at their own design approaches. (wikipedia.org)
  • project
  • Interior design is a multifaceted profession that includes conceptual development, space planning, site inspections, programming, research, communicating with the stakeholders of a project, construction management, and execution of the design. (wikipedia.org)
  • offices
  • The hotel contains the offices of several foreign news organizations, including The New York Times. (wikipedia.org)
  • decoration
  • Throughout the 17th and 18th century and into the early 19th century, interior decoration was the concern of the homemaker, or an employed upholsterer or craftsman who would advise on the artistic style for an interior space. (wikipedia.org)
  • college
  • As the largest single-campus two-year college in New York State, Nassau Community College maintains a national reputation for excellence. (alumnius.net)
  • Area
  • What was, at first, a clientele of San Francisco Bay Area socialites soon expanded to Los Angeles, Miami and New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • The profession of interior design has been a consequence of the development of society and the complex architecture that has resulted from the development of industrial processes. (wikipedia.org)