Bali Inspired Holiday

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

RKI Interior Design: Bali theme table decor

Annually, the Menlo Circus club hosts “Holiday on a High Note,” a charity event supporting Peninsula Family Services.  We are often asked to participate in a table décor theme.  When doing a memorable tablescape, we often look for inspiration in nature, art, architecture and travels.  A recent Bali trip and textile acquisition became the catalyst … Read More

Exploratorium Lounge at Pier 15!

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

A place to explore and tinker, the Exploratorium has moved from the beautiful Palace of Fine arts, to further expand its’ audience, and relocated to  historic  Pier 15th.  On Friday, April 13th, the Exploratorium is having a kick-off party.  Attendees include those who have made generous contributions to the cause.  RKI is pleased to be … Read More

RKI to Participate in 2013 Woodside Decorator Show House

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

RKI Interior Design: 2013 Woodside Decorator Show House

We are pleased to announce that RKI will be participating in the 2013 Woodside Decorator Show House benefiting Peninsula Volunteers, Inc.  PVI has been supporting the welfare of seniors in our community for the past 65 years.  The showcase will run from May 4th-24th, Tuesday-Sunday 10am to 4pm.  Please visit the upstairs Gallery to view … Read More

RKI Wins Two NKBA Awards

Friday, January 27th, 2012

RKI Interior Design: NKBA Award

RKI is pleased to announce we have been honored with two awards for the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) 2012 Design Competition. The first award was for a our Portola Valley Onyx Powder Room. The second award was for a Master Bath Suite in Atherton.

RKI Interior Design Featured in Gentry Magazine

Monday, August 8th, 2011

We’re happy to see one of our projects selected for the cover of Gentry Design’s Summer 2011 issue. They’ve called the Portola Valley residence “a decidedly modern masterpiece.” See the article.

RKI Interior Design Wins ASID Singular Space Award

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

RKI Interior Design: ASID Award

RKI Interior Design is pleased to be recognized for the ASID 2011 Singular Space Award featuring a “home in the sky” at The Infinity Towers in San Francisco, CA.

Creating Great Projects- Mountain View, CA

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

RKI Interior Design: Mountain View Panel on Creating Great Projects

A panel of top builders and architects discussed the challenges of designing, bidding and the economic dynamics that affect each project. Communication, educating the client and having realistic expectations are components to success. Although the size and style of the project may vary, the biggest common factor is the love of architecture and pleasing the … Read More

RKI Teams with AIA for Facebook Charrette

Saturday, March 5th, 2011

As long time members and supporters of the American Institute of Architects/San Mateo Chapter, RKI has participated in many city Charrettes.  This years Charrette tackled the surrounding area of the Facebook campus, in Menlo Park, Ca., known as Belle Haven. The day proved to be filled with emerging new visions and ingenuity. Belle Haven Willow Business … Read More

RKI Interior Design Particpates in AIA Design Charrette

Saturday, March 5th, 2011

RKI Interior Design: AIA Design Charrette

Facebook commissioned the AIA San Mateo County Chapter to create a unique “sense of place” for their new offices in the city of Menlo Park, Ca. Four teams worked on distinct areas around the new Facebook offices during a long frenzy of ideas and input from the community.  Presentations were given in the evening.  Mark … Read More

Creating Great Projects- Carmel, CA

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Many interior design projects involve interfacing with contractors and other specialists. Communicating the vision involves an understanding of the building process and accurate documentation. A panel including, Randy Strong, Jim Carroll and Risë Krag discussed collaboration and working in the client’s best interest.