The spring design season is in full swing, with lots of exciting events and gatherings to attend, and lots of colleagues to see. Here's a highlight of what's coming up next: D&D Design Days at the D&D Building, NYC, on May 24; Interior Design magazine's second annual NYCxDesign Awards hosted at the Museum of Modern Art on May 20th, and Opening Night at the A&D Building, May 22nd. Also be sure to mark your calendar for the 45th Annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House. It will take place at the 125 East 65th St. townhouse from May 2nd to June 1st. Enjoy visiting the rooms decorated by some of New York's premier designers and be inspired! In addition, the International Contemporary Furniture Fair
BRIDGITTE FOUCHE NKBA Manhattan is pleased to welcome Bridgitte Fouche as a member of the Board. Bridgitte is the showroom manager at the Jenn-Air located at 222 E. 59th Street, on the Fifth Floor. She has been with Jenn-Air for four years and in the kitchen and bath business for ten years.
"Sustainability in Stone" Hosted by AKDO NKBA Manhattan members and guests filled the AKDO Showroom on West 21st Street in Manhattan for the April Chapter meeting. The 0.1 CEU program, "Sustainability in Stone," followed a cocktail hour of delicious refreshments and networking and a progressive showroom tour of the unique tile, stone, and slab materials available from AKDO. Top: An array of AKDO tile and stone. Above, left to right: Renee Riddick, President, NKBA Manhattan; Hakki Akbulak, President, AKDO; Rita Donnerstag, AKDO; and Kent Brasloff, Chapter Representative, NKBA Manhattan.