MEMBERS

*This public Members listing includes current FDC members who are interested in sharing their information publicly. 

The FDC also maintains a private Membership Directory that is accessible to other FDC members only, and provides a platform for members to connect directly. To learn more, join the FDC or contact us.

Fanae Aaron

Fanae Aaron is the founder of PARTS + ASSEMBLY, a Los Angeles based company that explores the play of finely crafted connectable parts.

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Cate Andrews

Currently director at 1stdibs' new gallery at the Terminal Warehouse and an FDC Council member. Cate previously served as director at kinder MODERN and director and artist liaison at R & Company.

Lora Appleton / kinder MODERN

Lora is the founder of the Female Design Council & the founder and principle designer of celebrated design gallery kinder MODERN.


 
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Stephanie Beamer / Egg Collective

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Elizabeth Beer / Various Projects 

Jennifer Cameron

Jennifer Cameron is a textile designer, and creative consultant for retail and lifestyle brands.


 

Shanan Campanaro / Eskayel

Shanan Campanaro is the  Founder of Eskayel, a textile design studio that weaves fine art with craftsmanship and is dedicated to sustainable innovation.

Vivian Carbonell

Vivian Carbonell is the founder and designer of Carbonell Design Studio, a design studio that embodies the integration of fine art and design practices.

Lisa Cheng Smith / HAY

Lisa Cheng Smith is the Director of Wholesale at HAY.


 

Jessica Corr

Jessica Corr is the Creative Director of the design studio, Tourmaline, and faculty in the School of Design Strategies at Parsons School of Design.

Chrissy Crawford Corredor

Chrissy Crawford Corredor is the Founder of ArtStar, a curated, e-commerce platform to purchase contemporary art.

Jessica Davis / Nest Studio

Jessica Davis is the Owner and Creative Director of Nest Studio - a firm specializing in luxury decorative hardware and interiors.


 

Kira de Paola / Kin & Company

Kira de Paola is co-founder of Kin & Company, a Brooklyn-based design and fabrication studio producing contemporary, sculptural furniture and installations.

Jaime Derringer / Design Milk

Jaime Derringer is Founder and Executive Editor of Design Milk + Dog Milk, owner/curator of modern online jewelry shop Adorn Milk, + Co-Host/Producer of Clever.

Michelle Dirkse

Michelle Dirkse is the owner and creative director at Michelle Dirkse Interior Design as well as her namesake line of fabrics, wallpapers and rugs.


 

Sam Eichblatt

Sam Eichblatt is a former magazine editor, now a strategist and writer, specialising in design and architecture.

Rachel Elliott

Rachel is the in-house art advisor at Uprise Art, an online gallery based in NYC.

Hannah Fink

Hannah Fink is a Brooklyn-based designer whose process is rooted in experimentation. She specializes in metalwork, but continuously explores new mediums.


 

Elena Frampton / Frampton Co

Frampton Co approach is characterized by a commitment to design’s relevance to daily life and our human connection to the spaces we inhabit.

Christine Gachot / Gachot Studios

Christine Gachot is the Principal of Gachot Studios, a multi-disciplinary design studio with service as its core principle. 

Alex Gilbert / Sotheby's Home

Alex Gilbert is Vice President, Sales & Account Management at Sotheby’s Home.


 

Kate Gray

Kate Gray is the principal and founder of Hamilton Gray Studio, an Interior Design Studio based in Brooklyn, NY.

Martina Guandalini

Martina Guandalini, architect and designer, is the Creative Director of Sergio Mannino Studio and founder of her own design brand Lady Be Good Design.

Gokce Guvenc / kinder MODERN

Gokce Guvenc is a Designer at kinder MODERN. Gokce studied Designed Objects and Sculpture at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.


 

Loreta Haaker

Loreta Haaker is a Peruvian industrial designer based in Brooklyn, NY. Her work focuses on creating playful and distinctive objects and experiences.

Whitney Godfrey Hardin

Whitney Hardin is the Director at Tribeca design gallery, R & Company. Whitney graduated with a Masters in Fine and Decorative Arts from Sotheby's, London.

Robin Henry

Robin Henry Studio is a NYC/CT interior design practice known for its use of color, refined furnishings, and imaginative detail to create inviting residences.


 

Andrea Hill / TORTUGA Living

Andrea Hill is the Founder of TORTUGA Living, a digitally native brand partnering with designers to develop modular furniture.

Krista Hoffman

Krista Hoffman launched Hoffman Hardware in September 2017 after overwhelming support & interest in the hardware shown in the San Francisco Decorator Showcase.

Valerie Hoffman

Val is a seasoned marketer working with NYCxDESIGN to promote and grow all aspects of design throughout NYC.


 

Kate Hopkins / ART & GUILE

Kate Hopkins is a designer and co-founder of ART & GUILE, a NYC based lighting and furnishings studio.

Sadie Howe

Sadie Howe is the owner of Sh Appraisal Group. She is a personal property appraiser.

Lisa Hunt / Lisa Hunt Creative

Lisa Hunt is a Brooklyn based artist and designer.


 

Pamela Hunt

Pamela, a multi-disciplinary designer with an acuity to translate objectives through an intersection of human need, technical resource and business parameters.

Yoon-Young Hur

Yoon-Young Hur is an architect/ceramist based in Seoul and New York. She moves back and forth between the two cities and works on limited ceramic editions.

Miriam Kaplan

Miriam Kaplan, Brand Designer at Red Antler and Creative Lead at —ISM


 

Magdalena Keck

Magdalena Keck is an established interior designer known for a conceptual, minimalist approach, rooted in a keen awareness of light, composition, and materials.

Corey Kingston / Le Whit

Le Whit is an architecture and interior design studio focused on creating the unexpected. We strive to tailor spaces to our clients' individual stories.

Konekt Furniture / Helena + Natasha Sultan

Helena and Natasha Sultan are the designers of furniture design studio, Konekt. Founded by Helena in 2015, Konekt creates tactile pieces that engage the senses.


 

Anna Korkobcova

Anna Korkobcova is a Czech artist and interior designer based in NYC. Her collages combine her passion for nuanced color palettes and refined materials.

Sue Kramer

Sue Kramer is the founder and creative director of the boutique branding agency Connecting Dots Guru. She specializes in bespoke branding.

Laura Krey / Laura Krey Design

Laura Krey is the principal of Laura Krey Design, an interior design firm based in Manhattan. 


 
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Matylda Krzykowski Depot Basel

Alexandra Lambert

Alexandra Lambert is the Founder and Creative Director of Electra Projects, a full-service art consulting firm based in New York City.

Tania Leopold / Laine + Alliage

Tania Leipold is the founder and designer of Laine + Alliage, a design atelier that creates one-of-a-kind soft goods and luxury textiles.


 

Arielle Assouline-Lichten / Slash Objects

Arielle Assouline-Lichten is the founder of Slash Projects, a multidisciplinary design firm in New York, and the line of furniture and products, Slash Objects.

Jean Lin / Colony

Jean Lin is a New York City-based design entrepreneur. Trained as a fashion designer, Jean has professional experience as a designer, editor, trend forecaster, educator and curator. She is the founder of Colony, the designers’ co-op; the charitable design organization Reclaim NYC; and Tribeca Design District. Jean also currently teaches at her alma mater, Parsons School of Design.


 

Catherine McCarthy / Babou New York

Catherine McCarthy is the owner of Babou New York, a gallery with a diverse offering of fine furniture from the 17th century to the 1970s.

BobbiJo McCauley / Wild Cube

BobbiJo McCauley is the Founder of Wild Cube, a multi-disciplinary design consultancy based in NYC.

Francine Monaco / D'Aquino Monaco

Architect Francine Monaco has created a diverse career combining the practical with the magical to create memorable timeless spaces.


 

Emily Moyer

Emily is a NYC-based industrial design freelancer with a focus on brand identity, product design strategy, concept and technical (3D CAD) development, & prototyping.

Jillian O'Neill / Jillian O'Neill Collection

Jillian is an interior designer that brings her signature aesthetic to a line of furnishings that debuted in 2017.

Daniella Ohad

Dr. Daniella Ohad is a design historian, educator, writer, and tastemaker.


 

Aelfie Oudghiri

Aelfie Oudghiri is the founder of AELFIE, a Brooklyn-based home goods brand.

Irene C. Papanestor

Irene C. Papanestor is an art advisor who provides personalized guidance to established and emerging collectors of modern and contemporary art in all media.

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Kristina Parsons

Kristina Parsons is a design historian currently working as the E. McKnight Kauffer Cataloguer in the Department of Drawings, Prints and Graphic Design at Cooper Hewitt.


 

Sienna Patti

Sienna Patti is a curator, appraiser, and owner of Sienna Patti Contemporary, specializing in studio jewelry.

Emily R. Pellerin

Emily R. Pellerin is a writer and communications strategist, whose projects have ranged from branding to programming to partnerships and business development. 

Alexandra Polier / DNA Consulting

Alexandra Polier is the President of DNA Consulting, a strategic communications and branding firm dedicated to the fields of design and innovation.


Helen Prior

Helen Prior founder of Helen Prior Design and Angel Textiles. Designer, producer, collector of textiles and ceramics.

Arati Rao / Tantuvi

Arati Rao is the Founder and Designer of Tantuvi, a textile studio based in New York with a focus on hand woven materials produced by cottage industry artisans.

Terri Ricci

Terri Ricci Interiors is a full-service boutique interior design studio dedicated to creating warm, modern interior spaces for an exclusive clientele.


 

Rachel Robinson / durodeco

An architect and founding partner of durodeco, Rachel designs furniture and spaces that combine classic materials into contemporary new forms.

Alison Rose / Alison Rose New York

Alison Rose New York, founded in 2002, is a full service design studio renown for creating dynamic spaces, and the pieces that reside within them.

Zay Rosen

Zay Rosen is the Lead Design Engineer at Park & Diamond. They enjoy playing with the relationship between users and objects through ZAY MICHELE Studios.


 

Judy Ross / Judy Ross Textiles

Judy Ross Textiles is a New York based textile design studio that produces beautiful handmade furnishings for residential, office and hospitality use.

Alexandra Rowley

Born and raised in New York City, Alexandra Rowley is an award-winning photographer and artist whose specialty is collaborative creative problem solving.

Prachi Sanghvi

Prachi Sanghvi is an industrial Designer with a background in architecture. Her work is about visual display, product design and creating hand crafted objects.


 

Cannon Schaub / The Crave Collective

Cannon Schaub, through her company The Crave Collective, represents a selection of custom luxury interior design brands to the trade.

Sybille Schneider 

Sybille Schneider is the director of interiors for Leroy Street Studio, a high end Architecture and Design Studio based in New York with works around the world.

Dierdre Shea

Dierdre Shea is an industrial & ceramic designer with an insatiable curiosity about our object, emotional, and community needs. Founder of Studio Orange.


 

Isis Shiffer

Isis Shiffer is the founder of Spitfire Industry, an industrial design studio in Brooklyn, NY.

Lainey Sidell

Lainey Sidell is a Brooklyn-based journalist with a background in publication design. She currently serves as Editor, The List at Surface Magazine.

Gabriella Silvagnoli

Gabriella is a visual art Advisor at Trunk Archive. She works with hospitality and interior design firms, to fill their space with exclusive photographs.


 

Rachel Simon / Lights Up

Rachel Simon is the founder and President of Lights Up Lighting.

Megan Skidmore

Megan Skidmore is Development Director for RxArt, a nonprofit that commissions artists to transform children's hospitals into inspiring healing environments.

Lauren Snyder

Lauren Snyder is the owner of The Primary Essentials, a specialty home store with locations in Brooklyn and Manhattan.


 

Keren Springer

Wüd Furniture Design is a Brooklyn based furniture and design company.

Sue-Ellen Stroum

Sue-Ellen Stroum is a Human Scientist at MAYA, a design and innovation lab, where she focuses on Human Centered Design and new technologies.

Francesca Suman

Francesca is an industrial designer combining research and art.


 

Kimille Taylor

Kimille Taylor is a residential interior designer with offices in NYC and Telluride CO. She has a successful line of table lamps that have been widely published.

Payton Cosell Turner

Payton Cosell Turner is the CEO of design studio Flat Vernacular. She is a multi-disciplinary artist and designer whose work is influenced by narrative. 

Michele Varian

Michele Varian is a textile, wallpaper, lighting & furniture designer with a shop & manufacturing studio in SoHo, carrying 100+ other designers & 70+ jewelers. 


 

Emilia Vincent / 1stdibs

Emilia Vincent is the Director of Events and Marketing Partnerships at 1stdibs.

Elish Warlop

Elish Warlop is the owner and senior designer of Elish Warlop Design Studio, a firm that specializes in lighting and furniture.

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Tiana Webb-Evans / ESP/PR

Tiana Webb Evans is the founder of public relations and brand strategy agency ESP Inc. Tiana is a marketing and communications professional and a key figure in the arts, advocating for diversity in the industry.


 

Jennifer Weisberg

JLW Interiors, LLC is a New York based design firm, specializing in high-end residential interiors.

Alexa Williams

With a background as both a painter and sculptor, Alexa Williams brings her fine art experience to the compositional decisions of WCD’s tile murals.

Emma Winick

Emma is an architecture student at Washington University with a passion for working with her hands who plans to pursue a master's degree in Industrial Design. 


 

Cydney Wixon

Cydney Wixon is the Marketing + Community Manager at Female Design Council. Cydney is a New York City native and design lover who previously was the Marketing Associate at design gallery R & Company.

Nora Wolf / Wolf PR

Nora Wolf is the founder of Wolf PR, a small but powerful public relations company with a focus on design based in New York City.

Johanna Yee

Johanna Yee is an Experience Design Strategist at Anomaly in NYC. Johanna studied architecture at Washington University in St. Louis and has a passion for brand design and strategy, photography, and user experience.