Leather upholstery and motion supplier Simon Li Furniture has been granted a design patent for its power inclining corner wedge called the Captain’s Corner.
Irving Lubin, founder of upholstery producer Elran Furniture, died April 22. He was 91.
Aletha Ivy Kirksey, owner of Kirksey Brothers Furniture
in Tupelo, Miss., has died. She was 93.
To meet the needs of a global society in continuous transit, the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) challenged design students to create a space within an airport to offer business travelers a private, comfortable and secure place to work, connect and recharge while en route to their destinations.
Design and architecture students at the Catholic University of America have been invited to participate in a design contest to create an altar, a chair and an ambo for use by Pope Francis during his visit to the U.S. in September.
Roche Bobois has named Patrick Cabaroc manager of its newly opened Aventura, Fla., showroom.
The Phillips Collection has created a blog as a way to share inspirational ideas.