"Dialog" What Makes a Great Design by Ken Carbone & Leslie Smolan

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Presented as a conversation between two trusted design partners, “Dialog”: What Makes a Great Design Partnership explores over three decades of work from one of the world’s most accomplished design firms, the Carbone Smolan Agency. Written by design journalist Raul Barreneche and lushly illustrated with a wide array of materials, including exclusive images and sketches from the studio’s archives, the book showcases 35 of their projects for international brands, such as Christie’s and W Hotels, and cultural icons, such as Paris’ Louvre Museum and The Chicago Symphony Orchestra. “Dialog” brings you behind the scenes of the
prestigious agency’s most celebrated projects, and reveals the collaborative ethos that has resulted in a stunning array of designs for a world-class clientele.

  • Size: 10" X 10"
  • Pages: 272
  • Cover Info: Hardcover 
  • Author: Ken Carbone & Leslie Smolan


Barbara Ostrom, A.S.I.D., is one of the nation’s leading experts in the design of classical and architectural detailing, she regularly consults with builders of high-end residential and commercial installations. She has been participating in showhouses for over 30 years, culminating in over 75 rooms. The residential clients of Barbara Ostrom Associates have included President and Mrs. Richard Nixon, Michael Strahan, and Kimora Lee and Russell Simmons.

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