The team completed their vision of the room with high-end furnishings and fabrics from the collections of top designers showcased at the center.
Bretagne Blair, a senior, was overwhelmed by the announcement. “We put so much effort and time into this project. We didn’t know what to expect,” she said.
Howard’s undergraduate Interior Design program focuses on the function and quality of interior environments by considering aesthetic, technical, social and cultural aspects of the built environment. The program prepares students for further study in interior design and equips them with the skills and knowledge to serve as corporate design team members. The Howard University Art Department is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). Learn more at www.art.howard.edu.
Howard University is a private research university that is comprised of 13 schools and colleges. Founded in 1867, students pursue studies in more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. Since 1998, the University has produced two Rhodes Scholars, two Truman Scholars, a Marshall Scholar, 24 Fulbright Scholars and 11 Pickering Fellows. Howard also produces more on campus African-American Ph.D. recipients than any other university in the United States. For more information on Howard University, call 202-238-2330, or visit the University’s Web site at www.howard.edu.
About The Washington Design Center
Dedicated to providing the finest in home furnishings to the design trade, The Washington Design Center houses over 60 wholesale residential, commercial and building products showrooms. Considered the mid-Atlantic region’s largest resource and destination for the design industry, The Washington Design Center works closely with designers to guarantee consumers the best possible luxury shopping experience. Learn more about The Washington Design Center, its showrooms, programs and special events at 202.646.6100 or visit the Design Center online at www.dcdesigncenter.com.