Discussion Panel: Southern Entertaining
May
22
10:00 am10:00

Discussion Panel: Southern Entertaining

  • Martine Chaisson Gallery

In the South, parties are big business. Five of the region's top pros discuss the ways entertaining traditions endure, and change with the times
   Featured Panelists:

   • Ronda Carman
   • Lynn Easton
   • Angele Parlange
   • Danielle Rollins
   • Amanda Nisbet (Moderator)

Discussion Panel: Southern Artists
May
21
4:30 pm16:30

Discussion Panel: Southern Artists

  • Studio Amanda Talley

The South's hottest artists talk about the influence of their homeland on their creative visions.
   Featured Panelists:
   • Regina Scully
   • Mary Nelson Sinclair
   • Julie Silvers
   • Amanda Stone Talley
   • Sally King Benedict (Moderator)

 
 
Panel Discussion: PR Legends of the Interiors Trade
May
21
11:30 am11:30

Panel Discussion: PR Legends of the Interiors Trade

  • Ogden Museum of Southern Art

Our industry's leading public relations experts share sure fire tips, strategies, & solutions.
   Featured Panelists:
   • Elizabeth Blitzer
   • Kristin Giese
   • Dana Grunow
   • Christina Juarez
   • Beth Greene (Moderator)

PANEL DISCUSSION: ARTISANAL TEXTILES
May
21
10:00 am10:00

PANEL DISCUSSION: ARTISANAL TEXTILES

  • Ogden Museum of Southern Art

Discussion on artisanal textiles with some of the industry’s leading textilers.
   Featured Panelists:
   • CLOTH & KIND Interiors
   • Peter Fasano
   • Elizabeth Hamilton
   • Kate Reynolds
   • Stacy Waggoner
   • Nick Olsen (Moderator)

Panel Discussion: The Fifth Wall
May
21
9:00 am09:00

Panel Discussion: The Fifth Wall

  • Ogden Museum of Southern Art

"The Fifth Wall" - The secret to stylish slab, mosaic how-to’s, and more from the industry’s leading purveyors of tile. 

  • Max Sinsteden
  • Catherine Olasky
  • Laura Burleson 
  • Lisa Mende
  • Chad Graci
  • Lindsey Waldrep (Moderator)
 
Panel Discussion: The New Traditionalists
May
20
4:45 pm16:45

Panel Discussion: The New Traditionalists

  • Design Within Reach

Designers debate the meaning of “tradition” in the ever-changing South.
   Featured Panelists:
    • Michel Boyd
    • Lindsey Coral Harper
    • Reagan Hayes
    • Ware Porter (Moderator)
    • Jonathan Savage

 
 
KEYNOTE & BOOK SIGNING: Susanna Salk
May
20
1:30 pm13:30

KEYNOTE & BOOK SIGNING: Susanna Salk

  • Villa Vici

Susanna will be chatting about and then signing copies of her latest design tome: “Its the Little Things: Creating Big Moments In Your Home Through The Stylish Small Stuff

PANEL DISCUSSION: THE NEXT SOUTH
May
20
12:00 pm12:00

PANEL DISCUSSION: THE NEXT SOUTH

  • Design Within Reach

Up & Coming designers discuss what’s next in Southern style.
   Featured Panelists:
   • Clary Bosbyshell
   • David Ecton
   • Lance Jackson
   • Katie Scott
   • Lisa Mende (Moderator)

PANEL DISCUSSION: Reclaiming the Past
May
20
10:30 am10:30

PANEL DISCUSSION: Reclaiming the Past

  • Design Within Reach

A discussion about the restoration of traditional architecture and interiors to preserve the beauty and history of New Orleans.

  • Franck Nataf (co-founder of Exquisite Surfaces)
  • Grover Mouton 
  • Sarina Mohan
  • Reagan Hayes
  • Sara Ruffin Costello (Moderator)
Panel Discussion: Southern Bloggers
May
20
9:00 am09:00

Panel Discussion: Southern Bloggers

  • Studio Amanda Talley

Some of the South’s most prominent design bloggers discuss the region’s style legacy and latest trends.
   Featured Panelists:
   • Vicki Bolick / Ace of Space
   • COCO /Cococozy
   • Paloma Contreras / La Dolce Vita
   • Toma Clark Haines / The Antiques Diva
   • Jamie Meares / I Suwannee
   • Adam Japko (Moderator)