New York, NY - October
Hunt Slonem received the
D&D's Stars of Design Award
in the Category of Art. The
annual event recognizes the
of one individual or firm
across eight design fields
art, architecture, interior design, landscape design, jewelry design,
graphic design, and
"Stars of Design" is one of the most prestigious and coveted design industry awards, established more than a decade ago in Los Angeles by Charles Cohen at the Pacific Design Center. Since that time Cohen has introduced the awards at all of his design centers to acknowledge talent nationwide, 2007 was the first year the awards were presented at D & D in New York.
The D & D Stars of Design have been selected by a distinguished design panel of renowned professionals and members of the national & regional media.
D&D 2009 Stars of Design
Hunt Slonem, Art
Thomas Britt, Lifetime Achievement
Ellie Cullman, Interior Design
Costas Kondylis, Architecture
Michael Van Valkenburgh, Landscape Design
Robert Lee Morris, Jewelry Design
Jessica Helfand, Graphic Design
Scott Frances, Photography
* Visionary developer Charles S. Cohen is the CEO of Cohen Brothers Realty Corp. and owns the four major design centers throughout the country-D&D Building in New York, Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles, Decorative Center Houston in Texas and Design Center for the Americas in Florida.