George's rich knowledge of each item, and his take on how to integrate them into any decor, are valuable resources previously unavailable to homeowners and industry professionals
New York, NY (PRWEB) January 30, 2008
Bond & Bowery (http://www.bondandbowery.com), the visionary online marketplace for antiques and fine art, today announced a creative partnership with Design2Share (http://www.design2share.com), a high-end design website specializing in house-and-garden advice from industry experts. With the debut of two weekly columns -- "Bond & Bowery Presents" and "By George!" -- featured on the Design2Share site, the online community is exposed to fresh perspectives on the worlds of antiques and fine arts through the eyes of George Evans, seasoned antique dealer and co-founder of Bond & Bowery.
"Bond & Bowery Presents" (http://www.design2share.com/bond-bowery-presents/) highlights distinctive pieces available at BondandBowery.com. From Gio Ponti Chandeliers to Regency Adam Painted Ebonized Armchairs, the inventory available at Bond & Bowery spans a variety of styles and periods. In addition to a detailed description and photograph of the featured item, the column also provides useful design advice for both the novice decorator and industry insider.
"By George!" (http://www.design2share.com/by-george/) takes a more in-depth approach, featuring weekly interviews with Evans about the item showcased on "Bond & Bowery Presents." Evans offers a thorough description of the highlighted piece, providing industry insight and expertise as he is interviewed by Design2Share's Irwin Weiner, ASID. "George's rich knowledge of each item, and his take on how to integrate them into any decor, are valuable resources previously unavailable to homeowners and industry professionals," according to Weiner.
A design-savvy entrepreneur, George Evans has spent the last 20 years importing and exporting from Europe. He specializes in 18th- and 19th-century European furniture, lighting, objects, sculpture and fine art. Evans divides his time as a private New York City dealer and between his two showrooms in Lambertville, NJ--G. Evans Ltd. Antiques and Antiques on Union. He continues to work closely with international auction houses and interior designers. Come winter he will be found at both the Palm Beach Antiques Show and the Miami Beach Antique Show.
D2S (http://www.design2share.com), an online home interior design community, offers decorating and style tips and resources, including Q&A design videos, luxury home tours, design diaries, ideas to help homeowners tackle their next project, and much more. Founded in 2006 by noted New York interior designer Irwin Weiner and publishing executive Jay Johnson, D2S offers expert advice and an industry showcase for high-end designers and residential resources.
About Bond & Bowery:
Launched in August 2007, Bond & Bowery(http://www.bondandbowery.com) provides the antiques and fine art businesses with a one-stop online destination for the best pieces and art works from all periods and styles. Integrating the latest technology with decades of best practices, Bond & Bowery offers buyers and sellers unparalleled access to the global marketplace. Bond & Bowery is the brainchild of antique dealers George Evans and Elliot Spaisman and seasoned marketer and business executive Ben Spaisman, with backing from a group of industry professionals.