Neil Frankel

Born 1938 USA

Neil Frankel was responsible for Skidmore, Owings & Merrill's Chicago architectural interiors practice.

Neil Frankel's professional career has been characterized by a commitment to excellence in design and client service.

Accepted the position of Fitzhugh Scott Distinguished Critic at the University of Wisconsin/Milwaukee, School of Architecture and Urban Planning

He has written articles on the design environment, his work is featured in prominent publications and he frequently serves on design juries and participates in national round-table discussions on current design issues. Nationally recognized, through his numerous design awards, for his many achievements in the design of interior space, both domestic and international.

In 1997, Mr. Frankel was elected President of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) and to the Board of Trustees of World-design Foundation.

Neil Frankel was elected into the Interior Design Hall of Fame in 1994 and IIDA College of Fellows is 1997.

He is a member of the Advisory Board of the Chrysler Corporation Award for Innovation in Design.