Interior design is ‘a dirty business’

It is a dirty business, but there is a new, trendy, art-filled genre of interior design, which is designed to help people feel connected to the world around them.There is a growing trend to create art-friendly homes.And, there are those who are still in the closet about their sexuality.The term is being embraced by those who do not want to be judged for who they are, said Amanda Miller, a...

Why the MFA is getting into the interior design game

With so many designers vying for a job, it can be hard to find the perfect fit for your project.But for architects, that is starting to change.The architectural interior millworks industry, which employs over 500,000 people, is in a golden age, says David Bittner, president and chief executive officer of MFA.It's become more competitive and people are coming in for jobs with more flexible...

When you’re building an interior for a $4 million home, there’s nothing like an interior designer’s vision

Gaudi Architecture is a leading interior designer in Italy, with the design of more than 200 homes around the world.The company is best known for its distinctive, modern and high-quality interior designs, but the interior designer has been working with a different kind of architect in the past few years.When the architect was approached about the project, he told ABC News he wasn't expecting the...

The Future of Interiors? From the Inside

Inside the interior architecture certificate (IEC) exam.We spoke with interior architect and founder of architecture company The Future Of Interior Architects, Mafik Elmasry, about the new IEC exam.IEC is a comprehensive exam that is aimed at making the entry level architecture course more relevant to students in an increasingly globalised environment.In order to do that, the exam requires a high...