Greg Baudoin (Greg Baudoin Interior Design)
Event Founder and Co-Chair, ArtsMemphis Board Member)
Ann Parker (Parker Design Studio)
Art by Design was founded in 2016 by ArtsMemphis Board member Greg Baudoin as an annual curated series of events highlighting Memphis’ interior design community and supporting our city’s artists and arts organizations. This incredible event has raised more than $660,000 over the last four years — helping ArtsMemphis make grants to 75 arts groups and artists each year. Two dozen designers create custom “vignettes” inside a chic gallery showroom.
Allyson James received her MA in 17th & 18th Century Decorative Arts from The Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London in 1990. She then returned home to begin her career with Memphis based firm Warner Moore Interior Design. During Allyson’s twenty-seven years of practice in the field of interior design, she has had the pleasure of working for notable commercial architecture, hospitality and high-end residential firms such as JMGR, Architecture, Inc., HILTON Worldwide, Lee Pruitt Interior Design and Houston based Ann Wolf Interior Decoration. She has completed numerous commercial and residential projects around the country and her work has been featured in Southern Living, Mid-South Magazine and At Home Tennessee. In 2015, she launched Allyson James Design while living in Nashville attending O’More College of Design and now provides her clientele with comprehensive commercial and residential design services. Allyson’s combined sensibility for comfort and passion for antiquities help her curate intimate spaces of “Livable Luxury.”
Allyson James Interior Design
3566 Walnut Grove Road | Memphis, TN
In 2004, Ami founded Ami Austin Interior Design in Memphis, Tennessee, where she serves as principal designer and president.
She is an award-winning interior designer who has become known for a sophisticated and intriguing evolution of style. Her breadth of design knowledge combined with her passion for original design, have led to memorable, stunning interiors for her residential and commercial clients.
Ami has a wide-range talent for transforming homes to suit the personalities and lifestyles of her clients by adapting interiors with well-sourced design elements as well as custom-made furnishings, flooring options, lighting, accessories, and objets d'art. Ami is sought after for her wealth of design knowledge and unique, creative, comfortable, and functional designs. Her passion for design and pleasing her clients is of paramount importance to her and her team.
Having developed connections and working relationships with the world’s best craftsmen and select to-the-trade product lines, Ami provides her clients with vast resources for their interiors. She is known for her contemporary, transitional and traditional style elements, and ensures her finished projects reflect elegant, world-class, and one-of-a-kind results.
A bespoke line of merchandise personally designed by Ami under the brand name Parker Lauren by Ami Austin is also showcased at her studio located at 667 Union Avenue, Memphis. TN 38103. Ami provides interior design consultations and planning at the studio for her clientele, but she also schedules design sessions with them at their homes or places of business. Sought after by clients throughout the Southeast and nation, Ami travels to oversee select, larger design projects from coast to coast.
Ami is the recipient of numerous design awards such as The Interior Design Society’s prestigious “Designer of the Year,” among others. Her work and expertise have been published in many magazines and publications such as Interior Design, Romantic Homes, Home Accents Today, Interiors + Sources, Design Journal, Home Furnishings Business, Kitchen and Bath Business, Kitchen Bath Trends, Furniture World, Furniture Today, MyTrends, Editor at Large, Custom Home, Design Studio, Architect, Architizer, Residential Architect, At Home Memphis & Mid South, Memphis Magazine, Memphis Business Journal, and Memphis Daily News.
Ami Austin Interior Design
667 Union Ave | Memphis, TN
Anthony Shaw established A. Shaw Antiques & Jewelry in 1996, after serving for several years as a floor plan and blueprint designer for home building and renovation projects. Over the last two decades, A. Shaw has set up showrooms in the South Main Arts District and in Chickasaw Oaks Plaza in, respectively. The firm is currently based in the Historic Broad Avenue Arts District. A. Shaw Style is regularly featured at The High Point Market, the Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville, and AmericasMart in Atlanta, among other major markets. Shaw’s career highlights include serving as head designer and renovator for interior and exterior projects from a New York City penthouse to a posh Palm Beach estate and many other interesting projects in between.
A. Shaw Style
2485 Parkway | Memphis, TN
901.485.4579 | ashawstyle.com
Betsey Mosby is an interior designer based in Jackson, Ms. With a primary focus in High-end residential interiors, Betsey's firm works on projects across the country in the residential, commercial and hospitality arenas. Her design sensibility is a modern take on a traditional aesthetic– focusing principally on classic tradition with an influence on more contemporary art and textiles. She has honed her eye through travel and a lifetime appreciation and study of architecture and fashion, in addition to her extensive design training and unique background as a CPA. Her eponymous firm is based out of its Shoppe and Studio in Jackson and has an additional office in Oxford, Ms. Her work has been published multiple times both nationally and regionally, and she is the Mississippi Member of Southern Living's Designer Network. She lives in Jackson with her husband, Will, and their daughter, Pryor.
Established in 2010, the B. Gaines Interior Design firm is devoted to quality and integrity, recognizing the privilege of creating homes for ot