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George M. Beylerian

Material ConneXion Inc., New York, United States

Award Participations

  • iF material design award 2012
  • iF product design award 2012


George M. Beylerian (born 1935) has helped American design come of age. Whether as an importer, retailer, curator, author, or general impresario, over the past 40 years he has worked tirelessly to nurture and foster design in the United States and abroad. Today, as founder and CEO of Material ConneXion and Culture & Commerce, Beylerian continues to shape the face of design and material innovation in the 21st century. (September 2011)