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IFDA NY and International- Design in the Wild, Wild West
Wednesday June 2, 2021 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
Join the IFDA for a discussion about all great things in design from the midwest and beyond with
Charles, Randall, Judith and Rich.
Wednesday June 2nd, 2021
2:30 pm EST
Our Panel:Charles Pavarini III
Pavarini Design | Founder, PresidentPavarini’s years of experience, former career in theater, and extraordinary creativity have made him a trend-setting Interior Designer, fluent in many design styles. Recognized by the design community for both Residential and Commercial Architectural Interior Design, his work is consistently highlighted with intricate lighting design elements and brilliant technological innovation. His design sensibility typically incorporates an International Style based in Classicism and a theatrical component in less-than typical ways. Lighting is a focus within his work and he has served on the board of directors of the Designers Lighting Forum of New York for most of his career. His firm, Pavarini Design, Recipient of 34 Design awards including an Interior Design B.O.Y.Award, a LUMEN Award, and IFDA’s Circle of Excellence Award, confirms his influence and leadership within the Interior Design Profession. https://www.pavarinidesign.comJ. Randall TarasukPavarini Design| Vice-President-COO and Project ManagerJon Randall Tarasuk, also known as J. Randall, currently holds the Vice-President Position at Pavarini Design, Inc. based in NYC and Paradise Valley, AZ. Having mounted over 25 major exhibitions including the prestigious Kips Bay Decorator Showhouse 6 times and both Residential and commercial projects nationally, his educational background and decades of experience make him a highly consummate professional on many levels. On a daily basis, Randall manages construction projects, coordinates project development, and interacts with all project tradesmen. He has also been a key partner in brand expansion through development of new product lines of rugs, textiles, upholstered furniture, and case goods. Randall writes, reviews, and revises all company correspondence letters, website and social media postings and also plays an avid role in design development. https://www.pavarinidesign.comJudith Clark, FIFA, CIDDesign ElementsWith over 30 years of Interior Design experience, Judith Clark has been creating beautiful spaces and windows for clientele throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. With a large entourage of artisans and product, she creates environments that exemplifies the clients suburb taste. Many industry members have relied on Judith for her knowledge and know-how including classes on iPad Applications for a Paperless Business. As a Certified Interior Designer she was on the Board of California Council on Interior Design Certification (CCIDC) for six years. CCIDC is a state sanctioned organization that provides the testing and certifies Designers in California. In 2007 Judith was the National President of International Furnishings and Design Assn. (IFDA). She was asked to attend Mason & Object and the Furnex Furniture Show in Cairo, Egypt. She has held numerous board positions on the Northern California Chapter Board including President. Judith now holds a Directors position on the IFDA National Board along with being an IFDA Fellow.Rich Schell,Principal Designer | Rich Schell InteriorsI was born and raised in Casper Wyoming, not necessarily a mecca of great design, but I always had a burning desire to create and make things beautiful. So I finally got my own bedroom at age 15 and then watch out! It was a continuous stage to arrange, rearrange, decorate and practice my craft!I began working in a flower shop at age 13, working all the way through High School and beyond. I traveled a fabulous year in Up with People, an International Singing group in 1979 and 1980 and arrived back to Wyoming, and believe it or not, I had a two year career in the Wyoming Oil fields, climbing rigs in steel toed boots, in my hard hat! Woof! lol… Anyway, back to my roots… I went back to my artsy side and flowers called me back. In 1985 Colorado Springs became home and the Broadmoor Hotel became my platform to design in the florist there until I became antsy to do my own thing.In 1987, my partner Greg Wragge and I opened Rich Designs Home. The business has continually transformed year after year becoming a great destination for Fresh Flowers, Interiors and Art. Thank you for allowing me to touch your lives in so many ways I must say the ride has been a good one! https://www.richschellinteriors.com