ATLANTA DECORATIVE ARTS CENTER
NEWS from ADAC Kevin Rathbun’s KR STEAK BAR coming to ADAC WEST - Summer 2012
Mark your calendar’s for
ADAC’S 29th Annual
CHEF KEVIN RATHBUN
SAMPLE SALE Friday, March 23 DESIGNER DAY
9:00 A.M.- 5:00 P.M. SteakBar
Saturday, March 24 Open to the Public
Kevin Rathbun will open KR SteakBar at ADAC West this summer! This exciting new restaurant will feature small steak plates and Italian fare. An intimate setting with a cozy bar, open kitchen, great patio, and neighborhood feel, KR SteakBar will open at 4:30 p.m. six days a week. Since his arrival in Atlanta 16 years ago, Kevin Rathbun has become a local leader amongst chefs. His award-winning restaurants include Rathbun’s (American cuisine in a warehouse setting in Inman Park), Krog Bar (intimate Mediterranean wine and small plates bar beside Rathbun’s), and Kevin Rathbun Steak (prime cuts of beef along with a modern steakhouse setting, selected as “One of the Best New Steakhouses in the Country” by DETAILS Magazine).
9:00 A.M.- 5:00 P.M. Sunday, March 25 Open to the Public
11 A.M. – 3 P.M. Held in the Garage of ADAC Benefitting Camp Twin Lakes
PARTICIPATING SHOWROOMS August Avery
Visit www.kevinrathbun.com in May for more information on the planned opening of this fabulous new addition to ADAC West, Suite D2.
Brice, Ltd. Brooks & Black Fine Art & Framing
KRAVET announces the opening of their new
Brunschwig & Fils Showroom
Holland & Company Antiques and Reproductions MacRae Designs
Having joined the Kravet family of brands in March 2011, the new Brunschwig & Fils design studio has created a collection that captures the company’s signature bold and colorful French-inspired style. Featured: Les Alizés, a new fabric and trimmings collection, is named for the fabled easterly trade winds found in the tropics and will be available in Brunschwig & Fils showrooms this fall. A documentary French hand printed fabric based on an Indian palampore complements an exotic ikat pattern and Turkish Ottoman Empire designs, all of which were culled from the extensive Brunschwig & Fils archive. Suite 103.
We invite you t0
Moattar, Ltd. Finer Rugs Smith Grubbs & Associates Southern Design Source
be at the center of it all
In the spirit of spring and all things new, we’re pleased to announce that we’ve just launched our completely remodeled website. With a bold and fresh take on all things ADAC, the site is your go to source for showroom information, upcoming events and the latest news in interior design. One click
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DESIGNDEFINED May 2-22
Appearing at ADAC for Interiors, Entertaining, and Fashion at its very best
A month-long series of fabulous events — all designed for the well-lived, chic, and stylish life. It’s DESIGNDEFINED and it’s all happening at ADAC this May!
Wednesday, May 2 - 10:00 A.M. Charlotte Moss presents “Living Well: the Key to an Enduring Style” — ADAC Presentation Room
Wednesday, May 2 - 1:00 P.M.
Suzanne Kasler presents “Classic with a Twist: When timeless meets classic with a twist they will always live happily everafter” — ADAC Presentation Room
Thursday, May 3 - 10:00 A.M. VERANDA at 25 Keynote/Panel Discussion “The Art of Gracious Living” In 2012, VERANDA celebrates it’s 25th Anniversary, honoring a rich tradition of gracious living and a commitment to the pursuit of beauty, all steeped in VERANDA’s trademark brand of refined, understated luxury. In the March/April issue, VERANDA commemorated 25 of its most memorable rooms — and the designers who created them. Join Dara Caponigro, Editor-in-Chief of VERANDA and featured designers Kirsten Fitzgibbons, Kelli Ford, Susan Gutfreund, and Danielle Rollins as we celebrate “The Art of Gracious Living.” — ADAC Presentation Room
Friday, May 4 - 11:00 A.M.
The Editor at Large presents “Outside the Box” moderated by Susanna Salk followed by book signings and a reception — ADAC Presentation Room
Tuesday, May 8 - 10:00 A.M.
Jennifer Boles of Peak of Chic presents “The Bestseller List: Books That No Designer Should Be Without” — ADAC Presentation Room
Wednesday, May 9 - 10:00 A.M.
Margot Shaw, Editor in Chief of FLOWER MAGAZINE, presents “Decorating with Flowers: Fresh ideas and classic combinations for flowering your house” ADAC Presentation Room
Tuesday, May 15 - 10:00 A.M. Kimberly Ward of Pink Eggshell
presents “10 Tips for Interior Design Success on Facebook”— ADAC Presentation Room
Patterson, Flynn & Martin, the venerable custom car-
August Avery is proud to introduce the City Collection,
Sophisticated and refined, Century Furniture’s Consulate
peting and rug boutique, has collaborated with well-
a contemporary Italian leather furniture line. The
collection draws its inspiration from French Neoclassic
known interior designer, David Kleinberg on a new
City Collection was developed to allow families to
designs, blending elements of Empire, Charles X,
collection of made to order rugs - Return to Tradition.
gather, people to relax, and friends to chat in total
Louis XVI, Directoire and Biedermeier. The clean lines
This collection draws inspiration from elegant Indian
comfort; becoming a key element in their daily lives.
and extraordinary veneers give it the ability to blend
kaftans, kirking shawls, English and Scottish inspired
Built using the finest quality materials available and
with anything whether it’s a nineteenth century
overcoats and historic tiles and textiles from the 18th
innovative mechanisms, the collection is designed
room or a very modern one. Available in any of
& 19th Centuries. Patterns such as Assyria Grille are
for the ultimate in comfort and function.
Century’s 50+ finishes, Consulate is for today’s
available in three constructions: mixed texture, hand
August Avery, Suite 320.
new traditionalist. Century Furniture, Suite 212.
tufted and needlepoint. Schumacher, Suite 503A.
With infinite custom flexibility and delivery in 6 weeks, the Tourpe Dining Table, (pictured here) is one of 28 designs from Beau Holland Studio’s QuickShop Program with delivery ranging from 2 weeks for custom finishes and 6 weeks for full custom. Quick delivery and unexpected competitive pricing provides gorgeous, flexible solutions for most any budget – Known for their combination of unique design, esoteric
and all of the QuickShop items are made in the USA.
materials, and organic style, Ironies designs are creative,
For more information visit www.beauhollandstudio.
elegant, and inspiring. Through furnishings that look
com or email email@example.com.
and feel custom for the space, Ironies assists designers
Beau Holland Studio, Suite 301.
Designers Guild is pleased to announce the addition of the very prestigious fashion house of Christian Lacroix. Since 1987, the house of Lacroix has electrified the fashion world with its many collections inspired by gypsy
in creating environments unlike any others.
and Provencal tradition and by the flamboyant Haute
Ainsworth-Noah & Associates, Inc., Suite 518/418.
Couture scene in Paris and London in the swinging 60’s. Today, the spirit of Lacroix is translated into a stunning collection of fabrics and wallpapers for the home. Grizzel & Mann, Inc., Suite 120/227.
Manuel Canovas - French decorating chic is encap-
The first hand woven natural fabrics were created
sulated in a collection which revives “l’art de vivre
centuries ago by artisans using simple, organic tools
francaise” by combining elegance with ravishing
and wooden looms. Passed down from generation to
Design Galleria Kitchen & Bath Studio is pleased to
color and vibrant new design. Inspired by the refined
generation, these traditional techniques are the inspi-
showcase range hoods from the new Francois & Co.
luxury of 18th Century Paris, the simple charm of rural
ration behind Hartman & Forbes highly authentic and
Range Hood Collection by Matthew Quinn. The collec-
Provence or the formal beauty of French gardens, the
distinctive Liniedge Collection. The hallmark of the
tion brings a unique modern and transitional aesthetic
collection features striking prints, opulent embroider-
Liniedge Collection is the loom-finished edge. Each
to the timeless old world craftsmanship of Francois &
ies and weaves. A superb selection of stripes, checks,
custom weave is then finished to exact specifications
Co.’s handmade process. The Matthew Quinn range
plains and sumptuously soft chenilles and velvets are
by master craftsmen in the Pacific Northwest. As a
hoods introduce streamlined shapes, geometric and
also featured in the offering.
result, each shade or drapery becomes an original
linear details to Francois’ classic collections. For more
Travis & Company, Suite 128/242.
and enduring work of art.
information, visit their showroom.
Ernest Gaspard & Associates, Suite 109.
Design Galleria Kitchen & Bath Studio, Suite 234.
Treviso is a ceramic wall tile with rectified edges and a gloss finish. Available in 12” x 35” size format in three colors: Black (shown), Moka and Musgo. All products shown in this image are from Porcelanosa and include: Treviso Black wall ceramic mosaic, Lounge faucet, Suite shower enclosure. Porcelanosa, Suite B2.
The stream lined Mousson Sofa offers comfort with refined elegance — with three loose back and seat cushions and a base in Brushed Stainless Steel or Mahogany. Visit Jerry Pair on 5 to see Christian Liaigre’s full collection. Jerry Pair, Suite 508/412.
Introducing the newest addition to the J Nelson
MacRae Designs invites you to explore Robert Brown
A fabulous find from Moattar, Ltd. Moattar has
Showroom, bycasey. Bycasey is a small high-end line
Home. Designed for MacRae by award-winning
sourced a collection of hand knotted rugs that blend
of printed 100% Belgian Linen. Casey’s patterns are
interior designer Robert Brown, the initial launch
the aesthetic of deco form with the repetitive sense
deeply rooted in her love of painting and drawing.
includes more than 20 pieces - all available off the
of an Ikat pattern. These stunning pieces have an ar-
Each pattern was originally hand painted by Casey,
showroom floor, as well as in custom sizes and
chitectural quality in feel and blend heathered shades
giving it a clear ‘artist’s hand.’ The Dry Brush Circles,
finishes. In addition, the new collection offers a
of gray, blue, bone, and cream. They look amazing
Squares and Stripes show off the stroke of her
variety of painted and wood finishes to choose
in the most traditional to contemporary settings.
paintbrush, while the Herringbone and Basket Weave
from, as well as unique hardware. 800.446.5526,
Multiple patterns and sizes available. Call to request
Sketches bring woven techniques to life in the form
404.233.0233 or www.macraedesigns.com.
full images or stop in to see for yourself.
of prints. Visit J Nelson, to view the collection and
Holland & Company MacRae Designs, Suite 238.
404.237.5100. Moattar, Ltd., Suite 314.
take home a piece of her art, by-the-yard or as a beautiful pillow. J Nelson, Suite 417.
Jordan Spencer offers American made luxury suitable for any client or project.
Smith Grubbs & Associates introduces Moore Councill, a designer line with
With an infinite variety of options to complete customization, Jordan Spencer
distinctive seating, case goods, tables and mirrors. Featured above is part of their chair
has the lines to meet any need. Jordan Spencer, Suite 323.
collection. Moore Councill is a go-to source for well designed, high quality distinctive accent and seating pieces. www.moorecouncill.com. Smith Grubbs & Associates, Suite 303.
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ADAC’s Newest Addition:
SULLIVAN FINE RUGS ADAC is pleased to welcome Sullivan Fine Rugs, Suite 137.
Sullivan Fine Rugs brings their amazing collection of antique rugs, exquisite reproductions and other pieces of interest to their new ADAC showroom. Formed in 2008 by brothers Tim and Bill Sullivan (bringing 34 years of their combined industry experience), Sullivan Fine Rugs holds as a core value that nothing is more important than family and a welcoming sense of home. Please stop by Suite 137 to say hello to the newest member of the ADAC family. www.sullivanfinerugs.com SULLIVAN FINE RUGS, SUITE 137.