From Home Furnishing Business
Las Vegas Market Names Barbara Barry a Design Icon
2013 by in Designer Weekly, Las Vegas, Market
Barry's designs range from elegant interiors to an extensive portfolio of home furnishings. With a vision of infusing simple luxuries into the every day, Barry is renowned for creating refined interiors, timeless furnishings and luxury products that inspire a life of beauty.
"The incomparable Barbara Barry is truly an American classic in the world of interior design. The imprint she has made in all facets of her work, and on the industry as a whole, is nothing short of remarkable," said Bob Maricich, chief executive officer of International Market Centers. "We are delighted to present Barbara Barry with the esteemed Design Icon award, which is the centerpiece of our programming roster at the Winter Market. We are committed to delivering complementary, insightful events that serve our A&D community during market, and this program will certainly offer market attendees a rare glimpse into Barbara Barry's inspiring work and life as a designer."
"As a self-taught designer who has endeavored to make her mark in this industry it means so much to me to be recognized," Barry said. "I believe that we are called to offer our unique gift and I thank the Las Vegas Market from the bottom of my heart for recognizing mine."
The Design Icon presentation will take place Tuesday, Jan. 28 at 11 a.m. in Building B, 16th Floor World View Ballroom. The event will include a presentation by Barry, followed by a Q&A with Maricich. Immediately following the presentation will be a book signing and meet & greet reception located at Global Views (A-153). The event is complimentary and open to all Las Vegas Market attendees.