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Stanley Abercrombie

Stanley Abercrombie, American magazine editor. Loeb fellow for advanced environmental studies Harvard Graduate School Design, 1973-1974.

Background

  • Abercrombie, Stanley was born on February 18, 1935 in Cedartown, Georgia, United States. Son of Stanley and Frances (Howard) Abercrombie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1957. Bachelor of Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1961. Master of Architecture (Urban Design), Columbia University, 1967.

      Doctor of Fine Arts (honorary), New York School Interior Design.

    Career

    • Draftsman Marcel Breuer & Associates, New York City, 1962-1965. Senior designer John Carl Warnecke & Associate, 1968-1972. Senior editor Architecture Plus, 1973-1974.

      Editor-in-chief Interiors, 1975-1977. Editor Abitare in America, 1978-1979. Senior editor, architecture American Institute of Architects Journal, Washington, 1980-1983.

      Chief editor Interior Design, New York City, 1983-1995, editorial director, since 1996. Publication advisor Institute for Urban Design, Purchase, New York, 1978-1989, Municipal Art Society, New York City, 1979-1989.

    Works

    Membership

    Trustee Design Industries Foundation for Acuired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, New York City, 1985-1989. Board directors Interior Designers for Legislation in New York, since 1988. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1957-1959.

    Fellow American Institute of Architects (board directors New York chapter, chairman architect selection committee), American Academy in Rome, American Society Interior Designers (honorary, steering committee since 1988). Member Society Architectural Historians (board directors), Architects and Planners for Social Responsibility (board directors since 1988), International Association Interior Designers (honorary), Institute Business Designers (honorary).
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    Born February 18, 1935
    • 1957
      Georgia Institute of Technology
    • 1961
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 1967
      Columbia University
    • 1962 - 1965
      Draftsman Marcel Breuer & Associate, s
    • 1968 - 1972
      senior, designer John Carl Warnecke & Associate
    • 1973 - 1974
      senior, editor Architecture Plus
    • 1975 - 1977
      editor-in-chief Interiors
    • 1978 - 1979
      editor Abitare in America
    • 1980 - 1983
      senior, ure American Institute of Architects Journal
      Washington, United States
    • 1980 - 1983
      architect, ure American Institute of Architects Journal
      Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1995
      chief editor Interior Design
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