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Shawn Elliott Luxury Homes and GNR Designs

 “I designed the room especially for Florence Guggenheim, who had a simple childhood in Pennsylvania and became one of the wealthiest woman in the world,” Nadia says. Florence Guggenheim was a philanthropist with a passion for flowers, tropical plants, and birds, all of which were woven into the pattern of a silk and wool rug, […]

Guggenheim Master Bedroom – Design Challenge

Florence Guggenheim Master Bedroom How often will you have a chance to design a bedroom for Florence Guggenheim? Inspired by the magnificent architecture and moved by the energy of the space, I wanted to create a bedroom that reflects the character of one of the most fascinating women in history. Florence Shloss Guggenheim was born […]

Guggenheim Showhouse

Design Show-house – Nov 2014 GNR DESIGNS, proud to announce that we are a part of this beautiful event. Sands Point Preserve’s annual Design Show-house at Hempstead House highlights the exquisite lifestyle of the Guggenheim, with house tours, fashion shows, daily performances, presentations and more, from Nov. 1-30, 10 a.m-4 p.m. (closed Tuesdays and Thanksgiving). […]

Crash on the Architect Icon – Robert A.M. Stern

I heard about Robert A.M Stern for the first time as a student at the Parson school of design. The moment I saw his work I fell in love with the graceful simplicity of his architecture, a fearless modernism on the strong foundation of classical tradition. Mr. Stern created the terms “Post Modernism” and “Modern […]

The Designer that makes the impossible possible!

In July 2013 local Hadassah chapter in Port Washington celebrated people who supported and hold the community together during the Hurricane Sandy . And also did that Hadassah known for “We’re not waiting for the future – We’re building it!”. A lot of artists, entrepreneurs and businesses contributed to the Silent Auction to support the […]