Kravet Tailored Talks: Innovations in Textiles, Using Colors and Patterns
with Francesca LaPara
Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 1-2pm
Whiton Gallery, 170 E 70th St
Open to all NYSID Students. Light refreshments will be served.
Francesca La Para has been an interior design professional for 10 years. She graduated from Kean University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design. During her time at Kean, Francesca was a chapter president of ASID and is still involved today as an allied member. She currently works for Kravet where she interacts with the design community on a daily basis to deliver the newest and most exciting products on the market. She has a passionate drive to always discover new and exciting trends in the field. Staying current and up-to-date is not only important to her, but also to her clients. Before working for Kravet she was a designer for a small boutique firm in Manhattan where she learned how to manage projects and coordinate installations efficiently. Her newest effort in furthering her career includes working on achieving her NCIDQ certification. Her personal design style is a layered, saturated and eclectic mixture of different genres and time periods of design ranging from mid-century modern to classical rococo. Francesca's goal is to bring out her knowledge and passion for Interior Design into all aspects of her life and to continue striving to grow and inspire. In her free time, Francesca enjoys a good book, whipping up a great new recipe in the kitchen and spending summers with her family at the shore.