The John Chase Art & Design award is named for John Chase, a writer and urban designer for the City of West Hollywood. This esteemed award is presented to a business that falls into the categories of art, performance art, fashion, design, architecture or any other creative arts realm. Christopher Guy was nominated alongside Kelly Wearstler and Ric Abramson and now joins the ranks of past recipients including MSA Johnson Favaro and Andaz West Hollywood.
Christopher Guy opened the doors of the Flagship Showroom this past July in the heart of West Hollywood at 8900 Beverly Blvd. The 10,000 square foot showroom houses a complete state-of-the-
Christopher Guy Harrison, the creator and head of the Christopher Guy brand, was born in Britain, raised in Spain and France, and currently resides between Singapore, London, Los Angeles and New York. This international background allows him to draw on inspiration from everything he admires around him, as well as contributing to his ability of incorporating elegance into his designs.
Defined by the singular design philosophy of “A Contemporary Mood with Classic
Values,” Christopher Guy furnishings have garnered worldwide acclaim. Christopher Guy’s prestigious listing of accomplished projects includes the Wynn Resorts in Las Vegas and Macau, the prominent Phoenix Resort in Sanya, China and the Ritz Carlton, Tokyo, to mention just a few. His furnishings have become stars in their own right in films such as “Casino Royale,” “The Devil Wears Prada,” and the “Hangover.”
In June 2011, Christopher Guy took Europe's center stage at London's Harrods with a magnificent Christopher Guy showroom on its renowned furniture floor. Singapore, the hub of Asia, is going to see the opening of a center piece Christopher Guy showroom, covering three floors in one of Singapore’s most prestigious locations overlooking the city-state’s majestic and inspiring skyline, a movie of which can be seen on the Christopher Guy website
For more information, please visit the official web site www.christopherguy.com
The Christopher Guy showroom is located at 8900 Beverly Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90048
About The Creative City Awards:
The Creative City Awards is the Chambers most important fund raiser. Funds raised from this event help to contribute to programming and promotions for the business community. The nominees were chosen for their innovation in their approach to business and/or creative merits in product and service by the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Membership, its Board of Directors and the Special Events Committee. A criterion for selection was that the business be a Chamber Member and have made significant contributions to the West Hollywood community. Members vote for their favorites through an online ballot and the winners are announced at the event.
About The John Chase Award:
The John Chase Award is named after John Chase, who was a writer and urban designer for the City of West Hollywood. Chase played a significant role in the reconstruction of the West Hollywood segment of Santa Monica Boulevard and many other major developments and businesses. Chase was best known for his writing on architecture, urbanism, planning and preservation. Chase died on August 13, 2012 at the age of 57. The John Chase Award is awarded to a business in creative arts categories such as art, performance art, fashion, design or architecture.