mc2designlab: “Today we can clearly see what has implicitly made
the difference from the outset, a pre-disposition to listening, alertness,
and close attention to cues coming from afar that can be translated into
progressive pieces of furniture.”
Desmond & Jerry
Originally from the Czech Republic, Jerry studied Furniture Design at the Academy of Applied Arts in Prague and received his first practical training in design and manufacturing at the Art Craft Studios in Karlin, Prague.
After completing his education at Columbia University with a Masters Degree in Advanced Architectural Design, Jerry began working in New York City with the most prestigious design firms on their product lines and equally prominent clientele on their private residences throughout the world.
He specializes in high-end audio visual installations, industrial product design and interior architectural design.
Desmond was born in Lisboa, Portugal. He studied Interior Design at the Art Institute of Philadelphia and completed his education in Interior and Industrial Design Technology at Parson’s School of Design.
Desmond began his design career in Philadelphia, PA working as an interior designer for high profile design firms while freelancing as a product designer. After moving to New York he continued designing interiors for private residences as well as designing custom products for several prestigious design firms and showrooms in the US and abroad. Desmond’s aesthetic is derived from the disciplines of modern, classic, and minimal design principles respecting their history while emphasizing what’s to come.