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David Stark is a famend New York-based mostly occasion producer in addition to President and Artistic Director of David Stark Design and Manufacturing. This full-service occasion design and planning agency is widely known for the revolutionary, imaginative occasions it creates for a variety of excessive-wattage movie star shoppers corresponding to Beyoncé Knowles and Jon Stewart, main firms resembling Goal, TBS and Condé Nast, in addition to excessive-visibility fund-elevating galas for the nation’s most elite not-for-revenue organizations together with The Museum of Trendy Artwork and The Robin Hood Basis.
In April 2010, Stark launched his latest e-book David Stark Design (Monacelli Press) a visually beautiful monograph that paperwork David Stark Design and Manufacturing’s design philosophies, conceptual course of, and breadth of labor put forth because the Firm’s inception in 2005.
This month, Stark has partnered with West Elm to debut The (purely paper) Flower Shoppe at their Broadway location in New York Metropolis. As his third collaboration with West Elm, Stark might be showcasing flora, gardening instruments, and crops made totally from paper collected from books on the streets of New York. For 2 days solely (at present and tomorrow), the general public will have the ability to go to the set up the place even the partitions are constructed of paper and buy the eco-pleasant masterpieces Stark is understood for. When you’re in NYC, go test it out!
Listed here are 5 of David’s present pursuits:
1. Paper. I really like making stuff out of supplies which might be unlikely. I’ve had paper on the mind for a bunch of years now, and a fantasy of mine is coming true this week, creating a whole flower store — partitions, awning, flowers, crops, even shovels out of pages of discarded books!
2. Christian Astuguevieille I’m eager about artists who work with comparable methods and am obsessive about the furnishings of Christian Astuguevieille. I might simply like to personal this shaggy pet.
three. Roy McMakin I take a look at pictures of this room that Roy McMakin created on a regular basis with marvel. His new guide When Is a Chair Not a Chair? could be very inspiring to me.
four. Ettore Sottsass It’s humorous how issues look wacko at sure time durations and oh, so stylish throughout others. The work of Ettore Sottsass is working example. Why does Memphis look so groovy now?!
5. My Staff In fact, my new e-book David Stark Design is on my mind so much proper now. Each time I flip by means of it, I’m so impressed by the superb TEAM at my group. What does TEAM stand for? TOGETHER EVERYONE ACCOMPLISHES MORE!