Wed April 14, 2010
Stephanie Odegard: Sustainable Design and Social Responsibility
By Rich Fisher
Tulsa, Oklahoma – On this edition of StudioTulsa, we hear from the award-winning designer and sustainability activist Stephanie Odegard. From working for the World Bank to serving in the Peace Corps to leading an internationally acclaimed firm that's committed to both fine design and social consciousness, Odegard is now a leader in the creation high-end, handmade carpets and rugs. (You can learn more about her, and about her company's process, products, and philosophy, at odegardinc.com.) Odegard will speak at a "Third Thursday" event at the Philbrook Museum of Art in Tulsa tomorrow night (the 15th) at 5:30pm; more information about this event is at philbrook.org. Also on today's show, for whatever it's worth, our commentator Barry Friedman offers an "open letter" to the wife of Tiger Woods.