A Day in the Life: Tina Ramchandani

Tina Ramchandani is a master of functionality who is fueled by an aesthetic drive (and Cortado). Her Manhattan-based interior design firm, Tina Ramchandani Creative focuses on creating modern environments with a sophisticated and global perspective. To this team, a functional space should be more than exceptional, it should be you.  This dog-mommy-interior-designer extraordinaire takes us […]

Millennial Mercantilism

Yann Dessauvages is a Belgian autodidact artist-designer whose metalwork creations are out of this world, literally. The 28-year-old artist was born in Brussels and grew up in a very creative household. As the child of a teacher and a metalworker, Yann started exploring his home workshop from a young age, eventually creating his first metal […]

Something In The Air

Before the best of the West design festivities, which kick off tomorrow, Wednesday, March 21, GDG sat down with some Keynote and showroom program participants who believe Los Angeles is global. SOMETHING IN THE AIR: The California Effect on Global Design and Style Thursday, 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. | Blue Conference Center, Suite B259  […]

Studio Visit: Trella Studio

In the latest installment of Dering Hall‘s Studio Visit series, Timothy Mellema and Daniel Termini of Trella Studio, represented by Studio Van den Akker, talk about The Arthur Pendant, a glass lighting fixture handpainted in unique, stunning patterns. Q: What inspired you to design The Arthur Pendant? A: The inspiration for The Arthur Pendant came out of experimentation of […]

PDC Presents: George Smith & Studio Van den Akker

Gone are the lazy summer days, as the fall ‘busy’ season is well underway with events and new collections galore. Throughout the past few months, the Cohen Design Centers have been buzzing with Markets and also highly anticipated showroom grand openings. The Pacific Design Center’s vast showroom portfolio gains two new luxurious additions this season, […]