Arlene Angard founded her interior design firm in 2006, after a successful career in dentistry and orthodontics, following her true passion for interior design and art. The native Venezuelan, and New Yorker since 1997, is fluent in a range of styles, from Mid-century modern to classical to contemporary. Angard’s designs are colorful, comfortable, chic and inspired by the client’s individuality.
A graduate of the New York School of Interior Design, Angard identifies with the multicultural symphony that is New York City, and contributes to its creative, artistic spirit with her soulful projects as well as an art gallery, specializing in contemporary fine art and heritage antique furnishings. She also designs and manufactures a made-in-America, bespoke furniture collection available through 1stdibs and a recently launched, vibrant line of area rugs.
Angard is adept at creating both luxury residential and commercial spaces, and executes her work with an extreme attention to detail and sensitivity to client’s needs and requests, including Universal Design, Green Design, and smart technology.
Angard has a reputation for her kindness and warmth, and takes pride in transforming houses into homes.
Angard has curated global art exhibits, lectured on design, and participated in panels regarding art and culture. Her work has been featured in the prestigious editorial pages of Elle Decor, The New York Times, Traditional Home, New York Spaces, Luxe Interior + Design, Ocean Drive, EL UNIVERSAL, 1stdibs Introspective, NYC Cottage & Gardens and numerous other design and art publications. Angard offers a diverse portfolio of services including decorative consultations, bespoke interior design, fine art consulting, and complete architectural renovations and new construction.
Member: ASID, IIDA & NEWHAwards