LUXList Designer Edition | Lauren Geremia

Founder and principal designer of Geremia Design, Lauren Geremia, built a reputation early on as an “upstart designer for tech”. She gained recognition for her work designing the offices of well-known tech companies, including Instagram, Dropbox, Lumosity, and Figma. Lauren places high importance on her relationship with each client and ensuring a thorough understanding of their individual requirements, in order to meet their needs to the highest standards. 

With a background in fine art, Lauren is known for her feature installations and for the prominent role art and custom furniture plays in many of her designs. Her own knowledge, as well as a network of fine artists and artisans, is key to being able to provide these services. She takes satisfaction in coming up with unique concepts for a client and bringing them to fruition.

Discover more about our LUXList Designer’s inspiration and aesthetic! See what pieces she chose from RubyLUX.com to be on her LUXList.

 

 

Pierre Chareau re-edition wood & metal stool
Adolf Loos Goldman Chandelier
88 Secrets Bar
Reading a Book Lithograph by Erik Renssen
Original Modernistic Silver Serving Platter

Describe your design aesthetic in a few words?

Bright, open, functional, eclectic.  

What do you love about using antiques in your designs?

I like to mix and match tasteful antiques with modern basics to create moments of intrigue. Antiques and vintage pieces help soften the modern aspects of my designs.

What inspires you?

Books, photography, art, museums, and architecture as well as my clients and the lives they lead, inspire me and help form the design direction of each individual project.

What can you never have too much of?

A good set of sheets! Bedding is incredibly important to me.

If you could design for a fictional character who would it be and why?

I would design for Indiana Jones because I feel my inner self-leans masculine and I think it would be fun to tap into that extensive inventory of antiques.


With a background in fine art, artwork plays a prominent role in Lauren’s designs.
Lauren mixes and matches modern pieces with antiques, aiming to create spaces which are bright, open and eclectic.
Simple yet distinct furnishing choices, such as this geometric mirror, help create moments of intrigue.

About Lauren Geremia

Lauren Geremia is the founder and principal designer of Geremia Design. She has been acclaimed by Forbes Magazine’s “30 Under 30” and Architectural Digest’s “Ones to Watch.” Lauren leads her team from ideation to completion while maintaining her long formed relationships with artists, galleries, and vendors. She’s a hands-on designer who draws on her fine arts background for concepts and designs. Her designs incorporate unique pieces, including custom furniture that’s created by both Lauren and her friends who are fabricators and artists. Her client list includes Dropbox and Instagram with projects extending from Los Angeles to New York. Lauren holds a BFA from the prominent Rhode Island School of Design and lives in the Bay Area.

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