York School of Interior Design (NYSID) presents an exciting
lineup of public programs for the fall 2012 season. The highlight for this
season is Jack
Lenor Larsen: 40 Years, a retrospective exhibition of one of
America's foremost designers of high-end textiles, on view at the NYSID
Gallery, 161 East 69th Street, NYC, from September 20–December 5,
2012. The exhibition will give an overview of Larsen's career and
contributions as a designer, collector, and author with an array of
original textiles from his extensive career.
The full schedule
is listed below. Click here
for detailed information about each program.
otherwise noted, tickets are 12 USD general public, 10 USD seniors and
non-NYSID students, NYSID students free. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212 472 1500
Tuesday, October 2, 6pm
A 21st Century Palace
Meet the celebrated interior designer as
he discusses his new book.
NYSID Gallery, 161 East 69th Street.
Saturday–Sunday, October 6 & 7,
House New York Weekend at NYSID's Graduate Center
Tour NYSID's Gensler-designed Graduate Center.
Avenue South at 28th Street, 2nd and 3rd fls. Free.
Wednesday, October 10, 6pm
Helen Drutt English: Rooms of
Revelation, Environments of Contemporary Crafts
and leading authority of contemporary crafts, Helen Drutt English, will
discuss the evolution of crafts collections.
Auditorium, 170 East 70th Street
Monday, October 22,
Rosalyn Cama: Designing for Healing
Cama, a practicing healthcare designer for 30 years and president
at CAMA, Inc., will discuss the role of interior design in creating healing
NYSID Graduate Center, 401 Park Avenue South at 28th
Tuesday, October 30, 6:30pm
Interior: the Fabric Designs of D.D. and Leslie Tillett and the Next
Steven Stolman, president of Scalamandre Fabrics;
textile designer Lori Weitzner; and interior designer Vincente Wolf discuss
how designers and fabric houses are approaching their work and building on
the legacy of D.D. and Leslie Tillett.
Museum of the City of New
York, 1220 5th Avenue. Purchase tickets at mcny.org
or call 917 492 3392: 15 USD for general public, 12 USD for seniors and
students, 10 USD for MCNY members and NYSID community.
Wednesday, October 31, 6pm
Rooms for the Younger
Aidan O'Connor, curator of Century
of the Child: Growing By Design, 1900-2000; Wendy Goodman,
design editor, New York magazine; Penni Morgenstein, Psy.D.,
licensed psychologist; and Nancy Frank Breslin, cohabiTOT,
discuss designing spaces for children.
NYSID Auditorium, 170 East
Wednesday, November 14, 6pm
Outside the Box
Renowned interior designers Suzanne
Kasler, Amy Lau, Amanda Nisbett, Campion Platt, and David Scott will
discuss how designers need to think "outside the box" to enhance and build
their brands. There will be a book signing and reception; proceeds will
benefit NYSID's scholarship fund.
NYSID Auditorium, 170 East 70th
Street. Tickets 30 USD, NYSID students free.
November 15, 6:30pm
Linnaea Tillett: The Practice of Everyday
Lighting designer Linnaea Tillett will discuss her early
influences and innovative approach to lighting design in the
city—indoors and out.
Museum of the City of New York, 1220
Fifth Avenue. Purchase tickets at mcny.org
or call 917 492 3392. 12 USD general public; 8 USD seniors and students; 6
USD MCNY members and NYSID community.
Wednesday, December 12,
Designing the Winter Landscape: From Private Gardens
to Public Parks
Jack Lenor Larsen, textile designer and founder
of LongHouse Reserve; interior designer Juan Montoya; and landscape
designer Thomas Balsley will discuss the special character of select
gardens and parks in winter.
NYSID Auditorium, 170 East 70th
Friday, December 14, 2012, 6pm
20th Century Design
James Zemaitis, head of 20th century design at
Sotheby's, and a panel of experts will discuss what's hot and what's
warming up in the market for contemporary design.
170 East 70th Street