Tag: NeoCon

Interior Design in 2013 -- Defined!

Interior Design in 2013 -- Defined!
Today is the first day of NeoCon, Interior Design’s Chicago-based conference.  Exhibits, meetings, showroom presentations (and parties) abound during this annual international gathering. In honor of the upcoming gathering Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a proclamation declaring “Interior Design Week” in Illinois. It would be easy for me, as a Professional Designer and ChicagoNow blogger... Read more »

Design: Now and Tomorrow

“If you want to get something done, ask a busy person.”  That’s probably one of the best phrases EVER.  Unfortunately, in Interior Design and nearly every tangential part or possible branch of the design/construction tree, almost no one is That busy now. But, there are those of us who are creating a niche or enlarging... Read more »

Gov. Pat Quinn Proclaims Interior Design Week

Yesterday, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn announced that June 13th starts Interior Design Week. This is in conjunction with NeoCon at the Merchandise Mart and environs, the annual HUGE Interior Design convention that spreads into neighboring structures and neighborhoods.  This was stared 40+ years ago for the Contract (Commercial) aspect of the Design Industry.  It is... Read more »