Philadelphia, PA – Four of Philadelphia’s leading women interior designers will be at the center of “Defining A Profession: Interior Design in Philadelphia Shifting Directions” on Thursday, October 15 at 5:00 pm at Moore College of Art & Design, 20th Street and The Parkway. The event, presented by Graduate Studies at Moore's MFA in Interior Design program, is part of Design Philadelphia. Moore faculty member Jim Miller will moderate an insightful panel discussion with Floss Barber, Floss Barber Inc.; Moore alumna Karen Daroff ‘70, Daroff Design Inc.; Barbara Eberlein, Eberlein Design Consultants Ltd.; and Marguerite Rodgers, Marguerite Rodgers Interior Design. Following a question and answer session, the audience is invited to join the panelists for a reception. “Defining A Profession: Interior Design in Philadelphia Shifting Directions” is free and open to the public, but reservations are required at definingaprofession.eventbrite.com.
Moore College of Art & Design educates students for careers in art and design. Founded in 1848, Moore is the nation's first and only women's art college. Moore's career-focused environment and professionally active faculty form a dynamic community in the heart of Philadelphia's cultural district. The College offers ten Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees for women. Coeducational Graduate Studies programs were launched in summer, 2009. In addition, Moore provides many valuable opportunities in the arts through The Galleries at Moore, Continuing Education programs for professional adults, the 93-year-old acclaimed Young Artists Workshop for young people, grades 1-12, The Art Shop and the Sculpture Park. For more information about Moore, visit www.moore.edu