Shippan Designer Show House, which benefited
The Stamford Museum & Nature Center was
held in Fall of 2010. Guests enjoyed over twenty designed
spaces which were created by area designers and decorators.
The house is a beautiful 9,000 square-foot villa with views
of the Sound, built in 1922. From the front steps, facing
the water, there is an amazing expanse of sky and air. A distinctive
feature will be a greenhouse in the side yard. Guests were
also invited to attend talks presented by the featured designers.
Show House was located at 422 Ocean Drive West in Stamford,
Museum & Nature Center is a non-profit organization dedicated
to the preservation and interpretation of art, the natural
and agricultural sciences, and history. The Museum is a vital
cultural and educational resource for the community, and a
focal point for family activity and interaction, seeking to
inspire creativity, foster self-discovery, and nurture an
appreciation for lifelong learning through exhibitions, educational
programs, and special events that enhance the visitor’s
experience of this unique site.