Q&A with Jessica Iwaniec, Design Director
University of Colorado Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Literature
Parsons, Master’s in the History of Decorative Arts and Design
Cooper Hewitt Museum, Fellowship in Scandinavian Design
20th century design history
What are some of the differences you’ve found between New York vs Los Angeles design?
The aesthetic seems to shift in LA toward raw unfinished materials and embraces a more casual look. In NY, I see more use of brass and sleeker surfaces.
What are some of your favorite design resources in LA?