The Flagler Museum welcomed John Loring to the Whitehall Lecture Series to discuss Joseph Urban. Urban was a prolific and innovative Gilded Age illustrator, designer, architect, and one of the most significant set designers of the early 20th century.

The New York Herald-Tribune observed, Joseph Urban “did more than any other man to revolutionize the American sense of design … He had a feeling for color and material so original that they did much to remake the American stage, revitalize American architecture and contribute a new impetus to American industrial design.”

John Loring is the author of the new biography, Joseph Urban. He is also a former New York bureau chief of Architectural Digest and design director of Tiffany

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