Traditional Home 2016 New Trad Design Superstar Semi-Finalist - Koo De Kir
On a complete whim I decided to enter a contest put on by Traditional Home Magazine to select their 2016 Design Superstars. At first I was unsure — Traditional is not a word I associate with my work. But have you seen the magazine lately? The design of the publication itself just keeps getting better and better and the range of projects they cover is outstanding. Since the search is focused on finding designers who present a fresh, new approach to traditions I figure I fit in just perfectly. My work is not trendy but it is fresh and I work hard to honor classic design principals but at the same time to push the boundaries of what classic means. I think my early training as an art historian informs so much of what I do now.
Would you mind taking a minute to cast a vote for me in this contest? The judges ultimately decide who will become the top 10 New Trad designers get featured in an upcoming issue — but the votes show the judges that I have an audience interested in my work. I’m not a great self-promoter but I decided to work this one to the best of my ability so please,
click here to vote!