Darlene Jurow, ASID
Darlene Jurow, Principal of Jurow Design Associates, uses cookie cutters only when she bakes. When she designs living and working environments, she translates her clients' dreams and aspirations into reality. The results are as distinctive as each clients' vision. From concept to completion, JDA offers viable options and solutions with respect for budget, time and style of living. Ms. Jurow firmly believes that creating a harmonious environment is an essential component of living well.
Specializing in residential and office design, the firm offers consultation and/or full design services. All jobs, regardless of size, receive 110%. JDA signature projects express a commitment to innovation and aesthetic function using cutting edge technology. Look for JDA in Architectural Digest feature section "Exceptional Interiors of Northern California" and Design For Living magazine.
With more than 30 years professional design experience, Ms. Jurows' background integrates a rich array of talent, qualifications and experience. While teaching college-level classes on interior design at Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM), San Francisco, she exposes a new generation of designers to traditional elegance and cutting edge resources. Ms. Jurow was educated at Stephens College, Columbia, Mo., followed by UCLA and New York School of Interior Design. In 2000, she studied Feng Shui at Nanjing University, China.
Ms. Jurow served as President of American Society of Interior Designers, Northern California , member of the ASID National SAC committee and member of the Board of Directors of TAC/deYoung Museum. She was selected as the only Californian to participate as a judge for the Interior Designers Institute of British Columbia (IDIBC) Design Excellence Award Competition 2011. JDA was an honored participant in the S.F. Decorator Showcase House 2008 and 2009 and the Millennium Tower Showcase 2009.
Hourly design fee plus discounts on furnishings or uniquely designed to fit individual needs and projects.
JDA is pleased to provide comprehensive design services including consultation, project layout, product specification and/or purchase, installation supervision and final inspection. Any one aspect of our services is also available with the same attention to detail.
Awards & Publications
Darlene Jurow has received a myriad of awards, both personally as well as on behalf on Jurow Design Associates including ASID Cal North Presidential Appreciation Award, NCIDQ Appreciation Award, Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Outstanding Teacher Award, ASID National SAC Appreciation Award and Manchester's Who's Who Registry. Ms. Jurow's articles and quotes have appeared in Architectural Digest,The Wall Street Journal, The Contra Costa Sun, Design for Living magazine, the San Jose Business Journal and a five year column in the San Jose Mercury News.Ms. Jurow is the recepient of the prestigious Medalist Award 2011 given by ASID National. Jurow Design Associates is the proud First Place Winner for Product Design, ASID Design Excellence competition, 2014.