EP Social @ BSI - Register Now!
Get to know your fellow Emerging Professionals and tour a Wisconsin Chapter of ASID 2013 Design Excellence Gold Award-winning project!
The Wisconsin Chapter of ASID is hosting an Emerging Professional Networking Event
on May 29th, at BSI’s new corporate headquarters. BSI (Building Service Inc.)
, founded in 1947, designs, builds and furnishes commercial interiors. Join us for a tour of their dynamic space – learn about their design challenges, inspiration, and what makes their space ASID Gold.
This event is open to all interior designers that self-identify as Emerging Professionals – those within the first five years of their career after graduation. Recent graduates and senior level interior design students – this includes you!
Get social - get inspired!
Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
When: May 29th, 2014
Refreshments and Networking
BSI Design Center Tour
Where: BSI Corporate
W222 N630 Cheaney Road
Waukesha, WI 53186
RSVP here! Can’t wait to see you there!
ASID-WI Member Pat Kluetz Named Fellow
The American Society of Interior Designers has announced its 2014 ASID Class of Fellows: Patricia Kluetz
, Jane Garland Lucas and Shashi Caan. Pat is a professor at UW-Steven's Point and practicing designer. We congratulate her on this honor!
The title of Fellow is awarded annually to individuals who demonstrate outstanding service and contributions to the Society, the profession and the interior design industry. The highest distinction a member can receive from ASID, these Fellows will be inducted on June 21, 2014, at Celebration: The ASID Awards Gala at Paramount Picture Studios in Los Angeles. Click here
to read more.
Attention all Graduates!
The Wisconsin Chapter of ASID would like to congratulate
all of the interior design graduates statewide…
YOU DID IT!
We commend your efforts and recognize your achievements and wish to welcome you into your career as a professional interior designer.
Gateway Technical College
Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC)
Mount Mary University
University of Wisconsin – Madison
University of Wisconsin – Steven’s Point
University of Wisconsin – Stout
Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC)
“SUCCESS is not the key to happiness. HAPPINESS is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” – Albert Schweitzer
Best wishes as you begin your career!
The ASID Illinois Chapter Invites You to the Annual ASID Lunch at NeoCon
PAIR UP WITH ASID AND LET'S DO LUNCH!
Monday, June 9, 2014
| 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
GE Monogram Design Center, Merchandise Mart, Suite 124
Find your 'food pairing', while you relax and enjoy the new and spacious GE Monogram Design Center.
A wide variety of healthy menu selections will be provided by GE Monogram Executive Chef, Jon Liddell and his staff.
Recharge, refresh, and reconnect with old and new ASID friends from around the country.
This is a ASID Members exclusive event.
RSVP to Heather at email@example.com
GOLD SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT
Inspired by the seamless migration of pattern from geometric origins to organic textures with raw edges, Shaw Contract Group designers looked to fashion, architecture, sculpted art and textiles for inspiration for the Phases collection
STRUT 2014 Call to Entry
Deadline May 30th, 2014
Team registration is now open for the fourth annual STRUT runway event taking place FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
at historic Turner Hall in Milwaukee, WI. Proceeds raised through this event will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Wisconsin.
This year, teams will create their own pairings and sign up as a complete group (team members + industry collaborator). Teams may consist of members within or outside of the design community (that’s right, your grandma or hairdresser could join the group!), professionals or students, but shall be no more than 5 people total including the model and industry collaborator (manufacturer’s rep).
The theme is Decades – Black & White. Teams will choose a first and second choice of Decade by which to be inspired, but there is a max of 2 teams per decade and they will be allowed on a first-come-first-serve basis.
to register your team via iidawi.org, or to get full details.
Interested in sponsoring? Click here
to see the sponsorship levels.
Seeking Volunteers to Judge Awards for the Virginia ASID Chapter
One of our esteemed judges from this year's Design Excellence Awards, Cameron Stiles, has asked the WI Chapter to judge the Virginia award submissions. We are looking for 5-6 volunteers. Projects would be sent for review mid-June and judging would need to be performed and results returned by mid-July. Roxann Bentfield will coordinate judging. Interested? Please contact Roxann at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Sustainability Advocacy Committee & The Green Design Center present the first annual Recycling Event!
It's time for Spring cleaning!
The ASID WI Sustainability Advocacy Committee & the Green Design Center are collecting outdated and discontinued samples and materials to be given a new life and kept out of the landfill.
- As you visit design firms to update libraries, please spread the word and collect the discontinued materials.
- What a great opportunity to clear out your libraries! Once you have a load, contact the Green Design Center to set up a time to drop-off.
Drop off anytime between NOW and August 14th.
Join us August 22-23 for an open-to-the-public event
to rummage through these treasures to be used in crafts, home projects, or whatever you come up with! Spread the word to your family and friends!
Thank you in advance for your commitment to sustainability! Please click here
for more information.