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designer

Alexis V. Kirk, American designer. Co-chairman Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, since 1987; board directors University Southern Carolina since 1990, Transplant Living Center at Mount Sinai Hospital New York City since 1992, Montefiori Hospital, New York City, since 1996. Member Design American, Council Fashion Designers American, New York Fashion Council.

Background

Kirk, Alexis V. was born on December 29, 1948 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Paul A. and Araxie J. Hopkins (Vemian) Kirk.

Education

Student, Boston Museum Fine Arts School. Student, Rhode Island School Design. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1993.

Career

Staff designer, Design Research Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1961-1964;president, Doctor of Divinity Inc., Newport, Rhode Island, 1964-1968;chief designer, El Greco Inc., New York City, 1968-1969;chief designer, Hattie Carnegie Inc., New York City, 1969-1970;president, Alexis Kirk Inc., New York City, since 1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Jewelry design, technical director film Black Sunday, 1977. Set design, actor film The Garden, 1978 (Academy award nominee). Production design, actor in Oliver Stone's film Seizure, 1978.

Membership

Co-chairman Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, since 1987. Board directors University Southern Carolina since 1990, Transplant Living Center at Mount Sinai Hospital New York City since 1992, Montefiori Hospital, New York City, since 1996. Member Design American, Council Fashion Designers American, New York Fashion Council.

Connections

Children: Lisa Vemian, Alexia Vemian.

father:
Paul A. Kirk

mother:
Araxie J. Hopkins (Vemian) Kirk

children:
Lisa Vemian Kirk

Alexia Vemian Kirk