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ADAC Events Archive

Apr. 25

Design ADAC | A. Alex Shuford, III Keynote Presentation: The Deconstruction of a Chair

2016 - For more than 60 years, Century Furniture has been a leader in the design industry, known for fine wood and upholstered furniture. Join company President, Alex Shuford, III, as he tears apart a chair, layer by layer, to illustrate the quality of the materials, manufacturing...
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Apr. 25

Design ADAC | ADAC Tour with Beth Webb

2016 - Beth Webb, the 2015 Southeast Residential Designer of the Year, invites you on a tour highlighting her favorite lines and showrooms at ADAC. Learn how her appreciation of quality, authenticity, and drama result in interiors that impeccably reflect each client’s lifestyle and...
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Apr. 25

Design ADAC | ADAC: BEHIND THE WINDOWS Opening Day Celebration

2016 - The eighth installment of ADAC: BEHIND THE WINDOWS recognizes a diverse group of designers who have created home furnishings, fabrics and wallcoverings that are represented at ADAC. See their vignettes for the first time, talk with these talented individuals about the specific...
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Apr. 23-May 15

Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Southeastern
Designer Showhouse & Gardens

2016 - Sponsored by ADAC

The ultimate interpretation of gracious living and quintessential Southern style, the first annual Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens—designed by architect Dietrich T. Logan of Logan Design Group International and built by Bill Preston,...
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Apr. 22

Moonlight & Magnolias

2016 - Be among the first to preview this year’s Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens at our opening night party, Moonlight & Magnolias. We will toast honorary chair Suzanne Kasler and all of our talented designers from Atlanta and across the Southeast. Tour the home and mingle...
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Apr. 21

Vision for Atlanta 2016 Panel Discussion

2016 - AIA Atlanta is hosting the Vision for Atlanta 2016 panel discussion bringing together some of Atlanta’s leading experts on community, planning and real estate development. Vision for Atlanta will highlight the opportunities and challenges for revitalizing communities, creating...
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Apr. 20

Mint Museum Room to Bloom Symposium
with Nathan Turner

2016 - Sponsored by ADAC

Join the Mint Museum Auxiliary for their Room to Bloom Symposium – a perennially sold-out coffee, lecture and luncheon and book signing at the Charlotte Country Club. This year, Nathan Turner, one of Bravo's Million Dollar Decorators and...
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Apr. 13

Martin Nash Presents Paul Light, Jr.

2016 - Join Martin Nash for an art reception featuring the work of Paul Light Jr. The artist paintings are rooted in American Abstract Expressionism. Paul specializes in a painterly, soft-edge style and creating a deeply emotional type of abstraction that is often described as full...
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Apr. 4

Royal Oak Foundation presents The Heart of England:
The History and Design of British Pubs by Ian Cox

2016 - Co-Sponsored by Culture Club and Holland & Company

The 17th-century diarist Samuel Pepys described the pub as the heart of England. Indeed a history of pubs can be traced back to Roman occupied taverns and Anglo-Saxon alehouses. By the 18th century, the...
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Mar. 28

2016 Emerging Voices with Honoree: Christina Shivers

2016 - Join us for a night honoring 2016 Emerging Voice Honoree Christina Shivers. As she presents her installation: Architectural Drawing Machines for Atlanta, she will identify the endangered features of Atlanta’s built landscape to create an appreciation for Atlanta’s history...
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Mar. 23

Interior Perspectives: A Look at Traditional and Modern Art with Douglas Hilton

2016 - Sponsored by Modern Luxury Interiors

Join Douglas Hilton of DWH Interiors for a tour of highlighting the broad selection of art represented in five of ADAC’s showrooms. Douglas will show you a diverse selection of traditional prints, antique oil paintings,...
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Mar. 23

Trade Talk | STARK Contrast:The Ease and Art of Made-to-Order Rugs

2016 - STARK understands that designers are often hesitant to order custom rugs for their clients. The showroom’s expert team shares the considerations required to ensure satisfactory budget and delivery for your customers. Learn STARK’s proven process for helping designers determine...
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Mar. 17

Color, Light, and Metamerism Lunch & Learn

2016 - TRADE ONLY

This course will describe in detail the phenomenon known as Metamerism. Principles of Color and Light will be explored to give the participant a greater awareness of these elements as well as their effect on each other in the build environment. At...
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Mar. 16

ATLANTA HOMES & LIFESTYLES READER DAY AT ADAC

2016 - Join us for Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles’ fifth annual Reader Day, where some of the city’s favorite tastemakers come together for conversations on design, living and style. Join JACKYE LANHAM and WILLIAM LITCHFIELD, Chefs ANNE QUATRANO and LINTON HOPKINS, and designer...
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Mar. 11-13

The American Craft Show in Atlanta, Sponsored by ADAC

2016 - Peruse the work of 225 of the nation’s finest artisans in the largest juried craft show in the southeast, showcasing hand-crafted home décor and functional objects, wearables and much more, in a variety of genres. Explore vignettes blending craft objects and modern design...
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