Elle Décor, Cooper-Hewitt launch ‘Women in Design’
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The inaugural event will take place next Monday, Nov. 17 at the Harold Pratt House here.
Women in Design will celebrate “outstanding female achievement in the fields of architecture, communications, fashion, interior, landscape and product design,” the partners said.
Annabelle Selldorf, architect
Bunny Williams, interior designer
Celerie Kemble, interior designer
Cynthia Rowley, fashion designer
“This program is about recognizing and inspiring women such as Paula who are making their mark in a field historically dominated by men,” said Russell. “These women aren't just changing the course of the design world, but the world itself.”
Also debuting will be the finalist student works in the RADO Design Competition organized by SCAD.