- Edwin Arthur Schlossberg
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name = Edwin Arthur Schlossberg
birth_date = birth date and age|1945|7|19
designer, author, and artist
Caroline Kennedy(since 1986)
children = Rose Scholossberg Tatiana Schlossberg John Schlossberg
Columbia College of Columbia University
Edwin Arthur Schlossberg (born
July 19, 1945) , founderand principalof ESI Design, is an internationally recognized designer, authorand artist. Schlossberg specializes in designing interactive, participatory experiences, beginning in 1977 with the first hands-on learning environment in the U.S. for the Brooklyn Children's Museum. Schlossberg continues to work in the field and publishes frequently on the subject. Schlossberg is the author of "Interactive Excellence: Defining and Developing New Standards for the Twenty-first Century".
Schlossberg's multidisciplinary design firm, ESI Design, is based in
New York Cityand has produced award-winning interactive experiences for both institutional and corporate clients. Signature projects include:
Best Buy - Concept Stores
Ellis Island - American Family Immigration History Center
Pope John Paul II Cultural Center
* Reuters Spectacular at 3 Times Square
Sony Plaza and Sony Wonder Technology Lab
World Financial CenterBreezeway Media Walls
World Trade Centerand World Financial CenterInformational Kiosks
All four of Schlossberg's grandparents were
Ukrainian Jewsborn near Poltava, Ukrainewho arrived in the United Statesat Ellis Island.
Schlossberg is a graduate of
Birch Wathen Lenox Schooland Columbia College of Columbia University. He married Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of President John F. Kennedyand Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, on July 19, 1986. [cite news |first= |last= |authorlink= |coauthors= |title=Caroline Bouvier Kennedy to wed Edwin Schlossberg |url=http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9A0DEEDD1E3DF931A35750C0A960948260 |quote=The engagement of Caroline Bouvier Kennedyand Edwin Arthur Schlossberg has been announced by her mother, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassisof New York. A summer wedding is planned. |publisher= New York Times|date= March 2, 1986|accessdate=2007-06-21 ]
* Rose Kennedy Schlossberg, born on
June 25, 1988in New York City, New York(named after Caroline's grandmother Rose Kennedy)
* Tatiana Celia Kennedy Schlossberg, born on
May 5, 1990in New York City, New York(named after Edwin's former colleague, the lithographer Tatiana Grossman, and after Edwin's grandmother)
* John Bouvier Kennedy Schlossberg, born on
January 19, 1993in New York City, New York(named after Caroline's parents) (nickname jack)
They live on Park Avenue in Manhattan.
* [http://www.esidesign.com/ ESI Design.]
* [http://www.newyorkmetro.com/nymetro/news/culture/features/4615/ New York magazine profile]
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