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“My Creative Space” Author Talk & Book Signing
Saturday, October 19 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
You’re faced with a creative problem at work, but can’t figure a way to solve it. You need to throw something together for dinner, but don’t know which ingredients to pull from the fridge. You’re staring at a blank page, but ideas refuse to come out. Surprisingly, the solutions to your creative dilemmas might lie where you least expect them—in the design of your own home.
In his new book “My Creative Space” (Oct. 15, 2019, Skyhorse) award-winning architect, author, and educator Donald M. Rattner explains how simple and accessible techniques for shaping your home can boost creativity and spark innovation. Drawing on the latest research in psychology and productivity, Rattner offers a first of its kind how-to guide for unlocking home’s hidden power to promote insight and imagination regardless of size, type, style, or location.
Donald M. Rattner, AIA, is the author of “My Creative Space” (Oct. 15, 2019, Skyhorse) and the principal of Donald M. Rattner, Architect. As a consultant he draws on scientific research to help individuals and organizations maximize occupant creativity in workplace, residential, wellness, hospitality and retail environments. He has taught at the University of Illinois, New York Academy of Art, New York University, Parsons School of Design, and online. His work has been featured on CNN and in such publications as The New York Times, Town & Country, Robb Report, Builder, Traditional Building Magazine, Residential Architect, L-Magazine, Better Humans, Design Milk, and Work Design Magazine. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in art history from Columbia and a Masters of Architecture from Princeton. For more, visit DonaldRattner.com.