• Profile:

    Mitchell Owen is a partner in the firm Consolidated Design Studios and has been teaching design and history at Parsons since 2000. His firm specializes in high-end residential and retail design, most noted for their work in the Barneys New York store on Madison Avenue, and has been named one of the top 50 retail firms in the country by DDI magazine. He has lectured on and written about the intersection of politics and design in WWII era California Modern architecture and continues his research in the crossing of political issues with architectural design and urban history.