January 31, 2013 - Young Collectors Night
More than 70 decorative-arts dealers from around the globe converge at New York's Park Avenue Armory for the annual Winter Antiques Show from January 25 to February 3. Curated. represented Young Collectors at the annual party chaired by Wendy Goodman, Design Editor of New York Magazine. With promotion by their Interior Design Committee, the event attracts young art and antiques enthusiasts. Committee members were paired with a participating Exhibitor to select an object from their collection and interpret it for ...[read more]
September 14, 2012 - Leroy & Clarkson Installation Highlights
Curated constructed the New York office for Leroy & Clarkson, a creative agency, design studio, and production company. L&C are storytellers and in their own words like "executing massive large-scale campaigns with small artfully-crafted elements." We developed their Chinatown studio with this in mind. We evoked the classic industrial loft by retaining the original beams and columns and organized the space with new contrasting modern elements. Monolithic black volumes of millwork float like objects in the open loft and are offset ...[read more]
August 27, 2012 - Inspiration Postcard: Summer Sights
Elena spent much of the summer working on Curated projects in the Hamptons. The casual elegance of beachside living and the coastal landscape provide a great canvas for our approach. Indoor-outdoor connections and a contrast of rough and refined enter our visual stories from cosmetic make-overs to full renovations now under way. Clients are less shy about the use of color and embrace taking risks with pattern and proportion. Wide-board floors, black iron accents, and patterned linens complement tall grasses, ...[read more]
June 24, 2012 - Dwell on Design Panel: "The Designed Experience"
Delta Wright moderated a panel at the Dwell on Design show at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Titled "The Designed Experience: Collaborate With Your Designer To Create The Space That Is Yours," Delta invited her fellow Curated. cofounder Elena Frampton and Felix Pfeifle, director of the Office of Cultural Design to participate in the panel. Delta began the discussion by revealing that the days of "designer as dictator" are over. Her guests discussed how they develop interiors that reflect the ...[read more]
June 23, 2012 - "The Designer is IN" Exhibition
Curated. worked in conjunction with Dwell magazine to produce the "Designer is IN" exhibition, interior design consultations held at the annual Dwell on Design show at the Los Angeles Convention Center June 23-24. Curated. juried and selected interior designers to team up with real-life clients who registered their projects via the Dwell on Design website. The live consultations took place throughout the weekend, with 8 designers consulting with 36 clients for hour-long sessions. Curated. cofounder Delta Wright notes, "We were ...[read more]
June 1, 2012 - Delta Wright joins panel: "Design Trends for the Modern Kitchen"
Dwell magazine sponsored the "Design Trends for the Modern Kitchen" panel at the newly launched Bosch Experience and Design Center. Dwell's Contributing Editor Erika Heet moderated the panel including Delta Wright of Curated, Gulla Jonsdottir of G+, Carson Leh of David Hertz Architects, and Graham Sadtler, Head of Industrial Design of Bosch Home Appliances of North America. The lively panel discussion covered upcoming trends, appliance design, and modern design values. Delta noted "The less space you have, the more you ...[read more]