Practitioner / Principal
Glenn Gissler Design, Inc.
(NEW YORK, USA)
Glenn Gissler is the President and owner of Glenn Gissler Design, Inc., an award-winning Manhattan-based design firm established in 1987. His work is stylistically diverse and regularly seen in major American design publications, including Interior Design, Town & Country, ELLE Décor, House & Garden, Hamptons Cottages & Garden, New York Times Sunday Magazine and Bathrooms by Chris Madden. Gissler has been included in numerous lists of top designers including House Beautiful, New York Magazine, Elements of Living, and New York Home.
A graduate of Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), earning dual degrees in Fine Arts and Architecture, Glenn has far-reaching interests in 20th century art, fashion, literature, sociology, architectural and social history, and a general interest in objects as cultural artifacts. He is an active Member of the Board of Governors at the Museum of the Rhode Island School of Design. Prior to opening his own firm, Glenn produced an extensive and varied portfolio of work during his time with interior designer Juan Montoya and as an interior designer for acclaimed architect, Rafael Vinoly.
World-renowned fashion designer, Michael Kors, was Glenn’s first client. They have continued to collaborate over the last 27 years, with Glenn just recently completing Kors’ expansive Greenwich Village penthouse terrace.
Glenn received The New York Metro Chapter of ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) 2014 Inspired Designer Award and the 2014 NYC&G award for Interior Design.