Inspired Impressions: Interior Paintings by Jeremiah Goodman exhibition opens

38 Original Paintings and Interior Design Magazine Covers On View at New York School of Interior Design October 19 – December 20

 

New York, NY - September 8, 2010 - New York School of Interior Design (NYSID) is pleased to present Inspired Impressions: Interior Paintings by Jeremiah Goodman, a retrospective of Goodman’s signature room portraits and the iconic magazine covers he created for Interior Design magazine.

Goodman is treasured in the interior design community for his rare ability to infuse static rooms with warmth and personality and bring them so vividly to life. Still vital and energetic at 88, Jeremiah Goodman has made available 38 of his favorite interior paintings, some never before seen, capturing the sitting rooms, dining rooms and bedrooms of the world’s most stylish names including Carolina Herrera, Edith Head, James Galanos, and Diana Vreeland to name a few.

The show, which will be mounted at the New York School of Interior Design, 170 East 70th Street, NYC, opens on October 19 and runs through December 20th. The exhibition is open to the public and admission is free. Gallery hours are 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.

A sampling of the paintings on view include Sutton Place Living Room, Owner, Bill Blass; Sitting Room and Library, Beekman Place, Owner, Greta Garbo; Living Room, Mews House, London, Owner, Sir John Gielgud; Living and Dining Room, Paris, Owner, Carlos De Beistegui. The paintings are gouache and mixed-media on illustration board. In addition, Interior Design magazine has delved into its archives to reprint 25 magazine covers representing Goodman’s 15-year tenure as exclusive cover artist for the publication. (at right, Carlos de Beistuigi Dining Room, Paris, 1960.  Courtesy of Dean Rhys Morgan)

The exhibit will include a 48-page catalogue with color plates of these paintings and Interior Design covers. And for the first time, London-based Dean Rhys Morgan, Goodman’s exclusive dealer, will offer limited-edition Giclée prints signed by Jeremiah. Each print is published in an edition of 300 and personally signed numbered and titled by Jeremiah. His work has never been available in reproduction form before.  Interior Design, J. Pocker, and Dean Rhys Morgan are co-sponsoring the exhibition with NYSID.

For more information and images please contact Brent Peterson bpeterson@nysid.edu or Stuart Cohen scohen@hwpr.com. All images courtesy of Dean Rhys Morgan (deanrhysmorgan.com).

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Founded in 1916, the New York School of Interior Design (NYSID) is New York’s only private, not-for-profit college devoted exclusively to interior design education and related disciplines. NYSID’s guiding principle is that the interior environment is a fundamental element of human welfare and the college is committed to actively improving the quality of life for all segments of humanity. This ideal is put into practice by a dedicated faculty of well-known designers, architects, art historians, and authorities in the field who guide a diverse student body of over 700 full-and part-time students.

NYSID offers certificate, undergraduate and graduate programs in the field of interior design. The college is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) and NYSID’s BFA is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA).

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