The president and creative director of Bernhardt Design has created multiple platforms to invest in young American and international talent, helping to kick-start the careers of dozens of designers.
The Portuguese designer is also a consummate craftsman, building his own finely detailed but thoroughly modern furniture.
An ongoing Vitra exhibition of Verner Panton's work has us seeing the designer's influence everywhere in contemporary furniture design.
Great designs, designers, and institutions mark important milestones this year and next.
The city's weeklong celebration of design will be vibrant as ever this year.
For the better part of a decade, Jerry Helling has been a tireless supporter of young designers. Some of those efforts, I suspect, were born of frustration. In his role as president and creative director at Bernhardt Design, he’s experienced…