6:00 pm - 7:30 pm - West Nashville
Architects, Interior Designers, Makers/designers, Client and Contractor will discuss incorporating local craftsmen into commercial projects. The panel represents a diverse design community that have created some of Nashville’s most unique commercial projects. Panel members: Adam Gatchel: Southern Lights Electric Co-founder Katie Vance: Porter Flea Founder and Partner-in-Charge Interior Design at Powell Architecture + Building Studio Luke Tidwell: Partner-in Charge Business Development at Powell Architecture + Building Studio Matt Alexander: Holler Design, custom furniture and wood craftsmen Client: Forthcoming Moderator - Steve Powell: Partner at Powell Architecture + Building Studio Learn how architects and designers source their projects and how to work with contractors while architects and designers will gain insight into ordering custom pieces vs. from a catalog. The discussion will also include subjects ranging from the shared culture necessary for collaboration to the business side of any group effort. There will be a Q&A session. The event will also provide a networking opportunity for Architects, Interior Designers, Makers and Contractors.