INTERIOR DESIGN & ART CONSULTATION
Yvette Cusack, President, founded her company, BJC Designs in 1986 and has been recognized as an interior design force in Chicago for over 30 years. Her refined and elegant aesthetic embraces both art and design to create luxurious and livable interiors. She has earned a stellar reputation as a designer and project manager with an unerring eye for attention to color, detail and the beauty of natural materials. Her projects are personalized and managed from start to finish with her client's goals and objectives as her top priority. She is highly respected for her exacting attention to all levels of design with the goal of exceeding her client's needs and expectations. The results are invariably sophisticated and timeless.
Yvette's portfolio includes residential, commercial and luxury transportation environments in Chicago, New York, Florida, Colorado and Michigan. Her unique expertise makes her one of Chicago's most sought after designers.
Karen Echt, Chief Curator, Karen's well trained eye and passion for art, founded in her art history degree, have been at work for over 25 years of curation experience helping designers, businesses and private clients to build art collections across a diverse global network of independent artists. Karen loves working with our clients to bring the joy of art to life.
In addition to her vast experience with all types of art medium, Karen founded Echt Gallery, a premier glass sculpture gallery, thriving for over 20 years in the River North gallery district. She is also a member of the Art Alliance of Contemporary Art, the Chicago Art Dealers Association, and a regular participant of the River North Design District Annual Chicago Gallery Walk and preeminent international modern and contemporary art fairs.
BJC Designs is a boutique firm of accomplished individuals with a well- balanced background in design, architecture and art curation. Our collaborative style, comprehensive presentations and creativity, keep our multi-disciplined team at the forefront of our industry. With passion and global inspiration, our team provides a full concierge service. We create exclusive interior spaces unique to each client’s specific taste and lifestyle, delivering a luxurious and livable environment. Through our artistic sensibility, our goal is to combine the best elements of art and design for our clients.
The St. Regis
1 Mag Mile
The John Hancock Building
600 N Lake Shore Drive
The Pinnacle Penthouse
250 & 270 East Pearson
1811 North Cleveland
1660 Hudson Avenue
The Residences at Riverbend Penthouse
Various Gold Coast Single Family Homes
1333 Waters Edge, Northbrook
The Ritz Carlton Residences, Sarasota
The Oaks Club, Osprey
Various New York & London Townhomes
Various Lake Homes & Private Residences in Michigan
Citation 10 Private Jet
Bombardier Private Jet
Hatteras 68' Fishing Yacht
Chicago Commercial Space
680 N Lake Shore Drive
1 Mag Mile
980 N Michigan Avenue