Business of Design: Mental & Social Elements of Design


*This event is intended for Architect and Design firms only*

*Social distancing encouraged* Masks optional for fully vaccinated attendees. Masks required for those unvaccinated.

Join three expert panelists for an engaging and relevant conversation about key topics that impact well-being in design, including: Mental Health & Design, Sustainable Materials & Ethical Sourcing in Outdoor Design, and Color Psychology and Sensory Detail.


Amy Kartheiser, Principal, Amy Kartheiser Design, a Chicago-based luxury residential interior design firm that specializes in storied designs that offer a sense of curiosity and comfort; Founder, Suicide Prevention and Support Organization Under the Same Sky.

Smita Sahoo, Founder/Creative Director for asaya I DESIGN, a local luxury interior design and architecture firm that considers equity, the environment and fusing western and eastern cultures to craft holistic spaces.

Kimberly Writt, Founder/Integrative Wellness Coach for Chicago-based be HUE, a wellness brand that empowers home + design professionals and enthusiasts to increase energy, improve mental clarity and overcome stress to attract like-minded people and clients.


Randa Clark, Allied ASID, Randa Clark Design LLC and Soul Design Well-Being Interior Design/Staging/Feng Shui Consultations


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Date and Time

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM


Design Center at theMART
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza
Suite 6-180