Michele Keith’s “Designers Here and There”

Designers Here and There book signing at Spanierman Modern

Michele Keith’s book signing party for Designers Here and There, held at Spanierman Modern

Betsy Craig

A very special evening took place on April 14 at Spanierman Modern, on the occasion of a book signing for Michele Keith’s Designers: Here and There: Inside the City and Country Homes of America’s Top Decorators. Designers from all over the country were in attendance and mingled against the backdrop of our exhibition of vibrant abstract paintings by Spanish-born artist Teo Gonzalez. Over 200 people attended, many of whom are showcased in Keith’s new book, including John Phifer Marrs (Dallas), Sue Burgess (Chevy Chase, Maryland), Renea Abbott (Houston), Larry Boeder (Chicago), Eve Robinson (NYC), Benjamin Noriega Ortiz (NYC), Vincent Wolf (NYC), and Beverly Jacomini (Houston).  Wonderful pastries were provided by Marlo Scott, owner of Sweet Revenge, who paired her beautiful cupcakes  with different wines, cognacs, and beers! The energy was palpable within Spanierman Modern’s smart sleek space, designed by Eric Cohler, also featured in Keith’s book. Art Meets Design was the sub-theme of the evening.

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