| Aug 4, 2011 |
Trina Turk, Richard Meier participate in A+D Museum exhibition
Boh staff
By Staff

For its 11th year of exhibitions and architecture and design programming, L.A.'s A+D Museum will unveil Celebrate 2012: The Wearable featuring a salon-style runway event featuring wearable creations provided by top creative talent in architecture, fashion, graphic, industrial and the visual arts. The event will take place Saturday, March 10 with proceeds benefiting the Museum.

Wearable pieces will be provided by designers and artists including furniture/ fashion designer Karim Rashid, fashion designers Trina Turk, John Baldessari for Gelila Couture, and JC de Castelbajac. Architects Richard A.M. Stern and Richard Meier; David Hertz, Marmol Radziner, James Magni, Sol Angeles, among others.*

The Museum encourages any object, garment, adornment or accessory including, but not limited to clothing, jewelry, shoes, hats, and wearable sculpture.

"We cannot wait to see what our design leaders and creative thinkers from around the world bring to this," states Museum Executive Director Tibbie Dunbar. "We are so fortunate to have the kind of participation that will help us continue to offer the region high-quality exhibitions and events that explore and celebrate how design touches our daily lives."

Sponsors for "Celebrate 2012: The Wearable" include Fentress Architects, Frinier LLC, Gensler, James Perse Furniture Collection, and Edward Cella Art+Architecture. Room & Board will provide design services and furnishings for the event.

*Partial list of Wearable Artists include:

Architects and Designers:

Karim Rashid - Architectural, Furniture and Fashion Designer

BMW Group DesignworksUSA - Automotive and Product Designers

Neil Denari - Architect

Steven Ehrlich - Architect

Electroland - Installations & Exhibits Designers

Fentress Architects

Fitzsu - Modern Accessories Purveyor

Frederick Fisher - Architect

Eric Corey Freed - Architect

David Hertz - Architect

Gulla Jonsdottir - Restaurant and Hotel Designer

Eric Kahn - Architect

Kanner Architects

Stuart Karten Design - Industrial Designer

Lisa Krohn- Designer

Mia Lehrer - Landscape Architect

James Magni - Architect and Interior Designer

Marmol Radziner - Architects

Richard Meier - Architect

Dan Meis - Architect

Minarc - Architect

Gary Paige - Architect

Michael Palladino - Architect

Predock Frane - Architects

Iris Anna Regn and Juliette Bellocq – Designers

Robert A.M. Stern Architects

Sussman Prejza – Graphic Designers

Paola Tassara – Architect

wHY Architecture

Mehrdad Yazdani - Architect

Fashion Designers:

John Baldessari for Gelila Couture

Rory Beca – Fashion Designer

JC de Castelbajac - Fashion Designer

Wallace Chan – Jewelry Designer

Diana Eng – Fashion Designer

Trina Turk – Fashion Designer

Heather Goldberg – Fashion Designer

Louise Green – Milliner

L.a. Eyeworks – Eyeglass Designers

Syuzi Pakchyan – Fashion Designer

Gelila Assefa Puck – Fashion Designer

Shadowplay – Jewelry Design

Stewart+Brown – Organic Fashion Designers

Valerj Pobega – Fashion Designer

Visual Artists:

Chase - Artist

Andre Miripolsky – Artist

Elsa Mora – Artist

Rebecca Niederlander – Artist

Suzanne Tick - Artist

Culinary Artists:

Wolfgang Puck

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