Lisa Benson Interior Design
Chilmark, MA 02535
Lisa Benson is a New York trained interior designer. She has twenty-five years experience working with architects, builders decorators and private clients. She is a graduate of NYU, as well as Parson's School of Design in New York. She was part of the home furnishings/design team at B. Altman & Co., and later the Director of Color & Materials for prestigeous Fitzpatrick Design Group. Her career in New York was distinguished by award winning designs for retail clients Saks 5th Ave, Bergdorf-Goodman, Bloomingdales & Nieman Marcus.
Lisa's strength is in color & materials, with a thorough working knowledge of upholstery fabrics floor coverings, furniture lines and funishings. Her sensibility is in part formed by her Scandinavian background with a love for open space, nature's palette, simple but elegant fabrics and materials.
Residential design is an important element in how we live & enjoy life. Good design helps create a space where people relax and can be themselves. Lisa listens to the client's needs and taste - assesses the jobsite, and co-ordinates architects, builders and resources to assure the client gets a functional, thoughtful and satisfying design.
On the Vineyard, Lisa continues to apply the high standards that were expected of her in New York. From her last twelve years living on Martha's Vineyard, she brings her talents to each project with a pleasant and relaxed confidence. For those who are looking for an experienced designer with a strong island sensibility, Lisa is ready to work for you.