T+L Design Awards 2011
T+L Jury 2011
Fashion designer Norma Kamali gave us high-tech fabrics and the sleeping-bag coat, the bathing suit for every figure and age, and a long look back at both the forties screen siren and the fifties pinup. She has recently been designing a line of affordable clothing for Walmart.
Fred Dust is a partner at Palo Alto, California–based IDEO, an interdisciplinary firm whose clients include everyone from Prada to the Social Security Administration.
German-born, London-based Nadja Swarovski is creative director for Swarovski Crystal, which was founded in 1895 by her great-great-grandfather. She has led the family business to introduce its crystal as a component for fashion, interior, and lighting design.
The founder of Henry Urbach Architecture, a New York City gallery of contemporary art and architecture, Henry Urbach is now the curator of architecture and design at SFMOMA.
As CEO and creative director of ABC Carpet and Home, Paulette Cole curates the always changing collection of home décor and furniture at the iconic New York City shop.
CEO of Union Square Hospitality Group, Danny Meyer is best known as the New York City restaurateur responsible for the Union Square Café, the Gramercy Tavern, the Modern, Eleven Madison Park, Blue Smoke, Shake Shack, and Maialino.
David Childs, chairman emeritus of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and chairman of the august Municipal Art Society of New York, is the man responsible for, among other things, the Time Warner Center in Columbus Circle and the now-in-construction One World Trade Center (formerly known as the Freedom Tower).