We believe that there is an Interior Designer for every occasion, project or event, but what about 12 Interior Designers? Yes, there are! And for that reason, My Design Agenda decided to present you with this informative design guide where we present you with 12 Top Interior Designers For You To Watch in 2018!
Laplace Studio – Founded in 2004 in Paris by the young master designer Luis Laplace and Christophe Comoy, Laplace Studio has developed an international clientele sensitive to high-end design and execution. Through good use of space and light, design concept based on local cultures and traditions, selection of materials and color as well as the passion for art and craftsmanship, Laplace combines modern simplicity with great elegance. Since the popular design event, Maison et Objet is held in January in Paris, we decided to attribute this month to one of the main flagship design studios of Paris!
Philippe Starck – Internationally acclaimed French creator, designer and architect, Philippe Starck is an untiring and rebellious citizen of the world, who considers it his duty to share his ethical and subversive vision of a fairer planet, creates unconventional places and objects whose purpose is to be “good” before being beautiful. Most of Philippe Starck designs have become cult objects, and his hotels are timeless icons that have added a new dimension to the global cityscape. Found in the most prestigious locations all around the globe, Starck’s genius interior design projects are truly outstanding, breaking through the old design concepts and always surprising.
Stephen Shadley – The Oscars are traditionally held in March and that’s why you chose Stephen Shadley to headline this month. Why? With clients such as Diane Keaton, Woody Allen, and Jennifer Aniston, Stephen Shadley is considered one of the Top Interior Designers for the Stars. No wonder Shadley finds creative sustenance in classic motion pictures. His interiors, however, present an effortless tranquillity, a characteristic that he attributes to each project’s “limited and consistent palette of materials, used in varied ways.”
Nate Berkus – Famous for his amazing TV appearances on the Oprah Show, Berkus established his award-winning interior design firm at the age of 24 and, since then he has been growing in the Interior Design Industry. His approachable and elevated philosophy has transformed countless homes around the world through his design work, home collections, books and media appearances.
Kelly Wearstler – The Color Queen of Design, Wearstler is renowned for her distinctive designs and sophisticated soulful vibe pioneered by the celebrated interior designer. Wearstler’s breadth of influence spans from residential and commercial interior design to curated collections of furniture, lighting, rugs, fabrics and trims, wall coverings, luxe bedding, fine china, decorative home accessories, jewelry and objets d’art. With a signature style that juxtaposes raw with refined, melds color, sophistication and spirited spontaneity, and seamlessly blends diverse periods of furniture under one roof, Wearstler has revolutionized the look, feel and meaning of modern American design.
India Mahdavi – It´s unusual for a Paris-base Interior Designer to love Color so much, but the truth is that you can’t find a Mahdavi’s project without bright and strong colors! It’s her statement and as she said once, color “It’s the best way to bring sunshine into space”. Mahdavi’s name is a reflection of the designer herself: exotic, feminine, dramatic. It’s a name that evokes a chic, global sensibility and one that completely captures the essence of her designs.
Waldo’s Designs – For over 35 years, Fernandez has managed all elements of his own interior design practice, working on various projects all over the world. Waldo’s Designs projects include many high-end private residences, restaurants, hotels on both coasts, numerous Hawaiian estates, riding stables, executive offices, yachts and private planes.
Jan Showers – In the Texan city of Dallas we can find Jan Showers, a classical North-American designer that’s widely acknowledged as Dallas best interior designer! She came to her signature interior design style from diverse and unexpected inspirations, including movies and novels, contemporary and vintage fashion, art, architecture, fine antiques, and vintage pieces.
Tom Dixon – Dixon is well known across the world, his works have been acquired by museums across the globe including the Victoria and Albert Museum, Museum of Modern Art New York and Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris. With a commitment to innovation and a mission to revive the British furniture industry, Dixon is inspired by the nation’s unique heritage and produces extraordinary objects for everyday use.
Peter Marino – Peter Marino‘s design contributions in the areas of commercial, cultural, residential and retail architecture have helped redefine modern luxury worldwide, emphasizing materiality, texture, scale, light and the constant dialogue between interior and exterior. The worldwide celebrated designer is widely known for his residential and retail designs for the most iconic names in the fashion and art worlds. Peter Marino is clearly an Interior Design Hall of Fame member!
Martyn Lawrence Bullard – Bullard is a multi-award-winning Los Angeles-based Interior Designer renowned for his broad range of styles and eclectic, yet sophisticated and inviting interiors. Martyn’s impressive mastery of a broad range of styles, paired with his unrivaled attention to detail and commitment to quality has earned him significant international acclaim. His a recurrent presence on the Top Designers List in The World and recently was named one of the Top 100 Designers to Watch in 2018 for Architectural Digest!
Dimore Studio – The duo behind the fast-growing Milan-based Dimore Studio roots their work in tradition, even as the atmospheric spaces they create spin entirely unique worlds. Recently, they’ve branched out from under-the-radar residential work to high-profile hospitality projects in Italy and beyond. They recently worked with Fendi, for instance, in this brand’s newest store in London! They are well known for they sophisticated and elegant approach to design.
Image & Material Source – Tom Dixon, Nate Berkus, Kelly Wearstler, Philippe Starck, Dimore Studio, Waldo’s Designs