Joan Blumenfeld


Interior Design Director

New York

+1 (212) 251-7134

As Perkins+Will’s Global Interior Design Director and the Interior Design Leader of the New York office, Joan Blumenfeld combines her background as an architect with a design excellence approach to interiors. Recognized as a thought leader in design, she was elected to both the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) in 2005 and 2014, respectively. Joan was a board member and former president of the New York Chapter of the AIA as well is President of the Beverly Willis Foundation, a board member of the Center for Active Design, NYC Building Congress, the Congress Foundation, IIDA, Pro Mujer, Harvard Graduate School of Design Alumni Council Executive Committee and Women Executives in Real Estate. Joan's vibrant, elegant work has won almost 40 design awards in the past five years alone and been published in national publications such as the New York Times, Architect, Interior Design, Contract, Architectural Record, Art in America, New York Magazine, Vanity Fair as well as various trade magazines and newspapers.