25 Black Interior Designers Speak Frankly About Their Careers, Successes, and Challenges

While progress toward diversifying the profession has been glacial, these interviews reveal how the design industry can effect change

By Shayla Martin, Architectural Digest PRO

June 28, 2019

THE 2019 A-LIST: 100+ OF THE BEST INTERIOR DESIGNERS FROM MILAN TO MIAMI: 22 of 131

From newbies to grand masters. NO. 22 of 131 LEYDEN LEWIS DESIGN STUDIO

BY ELLE DECOR EDITORS

MAY 22, 2019

DESIGNER LEYDEN LEWIS WANTS TO COVER YOUR STAIRCASE IN LEATHER.

The architect and designer talks shop after his successful curatorial debut at High Point Market.

INTERVIEW BY CHARLES CURKIN, ELLE DECOR

APR 15, 2019

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Two North Carolina Exhibitions Bring New Lenses to Familiar Design Conversations

At the Plant Seven design center, Beyond the Mask explores black and African diaspora design while Terra Incognita surveys contemporary experimentation in ceramics.

BY Joanne O’Sullivan, METROPOLIS

April 15, 2019

THE BLACK ARTISTS + DESIGNERS GUILD IS A CREATIVE FORCE SHAKING UP THE DESIGN WORLD

A look at a new directory that shines a light on some of the industry's top talent.

WRITTEN & PRODUCED BY CHARLES CURKIN

MAR 18, 2019

29 Black Interior Designers Making History

The Multihyphenate: Leyden Lewis

This Black History Month, we spotlight talents to know.

BY HADLEY KELLER, House Beautiful

FEB 18, 2019

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The Insider: Generous Curves, Luxe Details Star in Elegant, Accessible Park Slope Prewar

Interview By Cara Greenberg, BROWNSTONER
Oct 27, 2016

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DESIGN BROOKLYN

RENOVATION, RESTORATION, INNOVATION, INDUSTRY

By Anne Hellman

Photographer Michel Arnaud

October 2013

ARCHITECTURE REVIEW; Metaphors Rise In Harlem Sky

By Herbert Muschamp The New York Times

Feb. 13, 2004

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The Talent:

Leyden Lewis

BY MARCIA SHERRILL, INTROSPECTIVE 1STDIBS.COM

APRIL 2010

A Multicultural Swirl of Africa, the Americas and Even Outer Space

By HOLLAND COTTER, The New York Times

DEC. 2, 2008