CEU Title: Designing with Glass
CEU Designing with Glass, 1 CEU Credit, ASID, IIDA, & IDC
Sicis will take you through a brief history of decorative glass for interiors and modern application techniques and tips for design. Glass is the premier material for interior design, whether bathed in light or dimly lit according to the mood and purpose. The sheer aesthetic brilliance of glass is a great choice for interior designers, architects, and decorators. This course will review decorative glass in the 19th and 20th centuries and how it has evolved into the hundreds of choices and applications available to modern and contemporary design.
For over three decades Sicis The Art Factory, based out of Ravenna Italy has been the premier manufacturer and designer of surfaces for many of the most prestigious residential and commercial projects worldwide.
Sicis realizes one of a kind ambiences where each element becomes a decorative component as a whole, shaping interior and exterior environments through creative use of materials, details , and artistic expression which arouse wonder.
Sicis products, from Furnishings to Mosaic to Vetrite glass surfaces, from Floors to Lighting, are characterized by a special attention to detail by expert craftsmen, together with a great commitment to research and production.
Julio Velez is a Director of Sales who works with Retail Showrooms Owners, Surfaces Distributors and Interior Designers to sell and specify luxury interior finishes products. After spending two decades working for Architectural Specification companies and Manufacturers, Julio knows how to source and specify bespoke and unique materials for commercial and residential interiors.
Julio has landed large mosaic art commissions both public and private, natural stone supply contracts for leading luxury hotels and developed product distribution programs for Fortune 500 companies.
Julio holds a BS in Architecture from the City College of New York.