interior design

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interior design

The planning and execution of the layout, decoration, and furnishing of an architectural interior. Also called interior decoration.

interior designer n.

inte′rior design′

the design and coordination of the decorative and usu. architectural features of the interior of a house, apartment, office, etc.
inte′rior design′er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.interior design - the trade of planning the layout and furnishings of an architectural interiorinterior design - the trade of planning the layout and furnishings of an architectural interior
craft, trade - the skilled practice of a practical occupation; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
furnishing - the act of decorating a house or room
lighting - the craft of providing artificial light; "an interior decorator must understand lighting"
2.interior design - the branch of architecture dealing with the selection and organization of furnishings for an architectural interior
architecture - the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
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Furthermore, I hope to share my perspective on how fashion plays a vital role in an interior designer's life," explains Nina Magon, Principal of Contour Interior Design.
At Donna Mondi Interior Design, our approach is to infuse interiors with elements of different periods and styles to create timeless and unpredictable surroundings," said Hall.
The judges for the 2014 awards were: Barbara Bochnak, lead architect, Zaha Hadid Architects; Dean Skira, founder of Skira Lighting; Peter Aylett, technical director, Archimedia; Michelle Evans, creative director, Ayka Design; Laura Bielecki, senior designer, Godwin Austen Johnson; Bruce Paget, design lecturer, Heriot Watt University; Alan McCready, managing director Middle East, ISG; Alfred Johnson, founder and principal, Alfred Johnson Design; Rachel Brown, director, Capsule Arts and, Linsey Thomson, interior design teaching fellow, Heriot Watt University.
The good news in all this is that Leenarts proved to be proficient in the interior designs of automobiles, as upon graduation from the RCA in 2000 he moved to Paris, where he went to work for PSA Peugeot Citroen, where he was to have several interior design positions, with his last being Interior Design Director for Automobiles Peugeot, which he held until May 2012, when he was hired by Ford as director, Global Interior Design Strategy, which put him in Germany for nearly a year-and-a-half.
We're used to seeing Tom Dyckhoff offering his views on architecture and design on The Culture Show, so he's the ideal person to front a new, 12-part series - The Great Interior Design Challenge - which aims to put 24 of the nation's best amateur interior designers to the test.
Page started his automotive interior design career with an apprenticeship at Jaguar.
Al Qattami highlighted the importance of interior design in the industry, encouraging students to strive for excellence in their approach.
The competition is open to any senior or graduate interior design student coming from any college or university within the GCC region.
Turnkey interior design is an industry term referring to interior design firms that provide material specifications and selections for everything within a senior living community and who purchase the furnishings to complete the interior design concept.
The event features world-renowned figures in architecture, fashion and interior design including David Trubridge, Rogier van der Heide, Hadi Teherani, Francesc Rife and Bruno Triplet, who are all set to speak at the one-day congress.
Held under the patronage ofPrincess Haya Bint Al Hussein, Wife of Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the IFI General Assembly and World Interior Design Congress will host regional and international experts in its line up of speakers.
Al Aqili Furnishings (AAF) - the region's leading flooring specialist and interior solutions giant -- announced their Platinum sponsorship of the World Interior Design Congress scheduled in Dubai on November 6-11 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.

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