We want to thank our entire community for making Art By Design event series a HUGE SUCCESS!

Art by Design 2017...

  • ...raised over $135,000 to support over 60 local arts groups
  • ...attracted 184 first-time donors to ArtsMemphis
  • ...communicated our mission to nearly 700 attendees and participants
  • ...forged or deepened partnerships with nearly 30 businesses and nonprofits
  • ...leveraged the help of 40 talented volunteers

Benefitting ArtsMemphis, Art by Design is a 3-Day event featuring the design artistry of 13 of Memphis’ top interior design teams. Demonstrating an astonishing array of talent, style, furnishings and art, the designers are collectively working to raise funds for over 60 arts organizations and individual artists in our city.

Read about Art By Design in the Memphis Daily News

Special THANKS to our Art By Design Steering Committee:  

Greg Baudoin and Ann Parker, Co Chairs
Jennifer Chandler, Madelyn Gray, Amy and Cameron Mann, Missy Steffens, Stacey Wiedower

VIP Dinner

Thank you to our Steering and Host Committees for making our VIP dinner a big success! Guests enjoyed an exclusive preview of the interior design showcase, featuring “vignettes” crafted by the City’s leading designers, as well as a seated dinner created by Executive Chef Dave Krog and Executive Pastry Chef Franck Oysel of Interim Restaurant and Bar, music by PRIZM Ensemble, and conversation with our top designers!

CLICK HERE to see the photos from this amazing evening!


This lively cocktail party kicked off the public opening of the Art by Design Showcase at Propcellar. Guests strolled through the exhibition with drinks and hors d'oeuvres, they enjoyed the Stax Music Academy Alumni Jazz Ensamble and they had the opportunity to mingle with the designers.

Thank you to our Cambria Kick-Off Party Host Committee:  Aarti & Mark Bowman, Carrie Ann Rohrscheib & Jason Brewer, Hilary & David Butler, Andrea Fenise, Jennifer Jacobson & Steve Froelich, Margaret  & Hall Gardner, Kontji Anthony Hendricks & Patrick Hendricks, Keating & Patrick Lowery, Dr. Hunter Rittenberry, Halle & Adam Simpson

CLICK HERE to see the photos from the event.


Saturday, April 29, 2017  
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Propcellar showroom will open to the general public for one day only, attracting a diverse crowd of all ages eager to explore the designer’s creations.

Demonstrations and presentations around art and design will be scheduled throughout the day.


Special Thanks to our Art By Design Sponsors

Click on the image to read more about our fabulous sponsors!