In preparation for the inaugural event this fall, a logo was designed to brand the annual Future Designers Summit organized by the Bienenstock Furniture Library.
The Bienenstock Furniture Library launches an industry-wide fundraising campaign to support its inaugural Future Designers Summit, scheduled for Sep. 20 – 22.
The fall conference is billed as an educational experience for future design leaders focused in furnishings, textiles, lighting, interiors, architecture and related products.
U.S. based students will submit applications by Feb. 28 for a maximum of 50 available spots, to be announced in April. In addition to the application, students submit an essay envisioning their future role in design, provide examples from their portfolios, and secure a professor recommendation.
“The future of our industry requires that we engage and nurture young talent now,” says Karla Jones, executive director, Bienenstock Furniture Library. Speaking on behalf of the non-profit organization’s executive committee and board of directors, she adds, “Our mission is to empower students to reach the full height of their creative potential by exposing them to a variety of opportunities within the industry before they graduate.”
Participants will have access to a curated educational program and networking activities. The three-day schedule includes an