Marc Thorpe

, Marc Thorpe Design
Marc Thorpe
b. 1978

Mark Thorpe was born in 1978.  In 2000, he earned a B.A. in industrial design from the University of Maryland, followed in 2004 by a master’s degree in architecture (M.Arch) from the Parsons School of Design in New York. 

In 2005, Thorpe established his New York-based firm, Marc Thorpe Design, which is a multi-disciplinary design practice specializing in the fields of architecture and industrial design.  He has designed for commercial, residential, and leisure sectors.  Clients include Moroso, Infiniti, Hearst, Target, Showtime, David Yurman, Bernhardt Design, Esquire, Classic Car Club, Parsons, Qunize & Milan, L’Oreal, Yahoo, Fasem, Patron, Saporiti Italia, and Davidoff.

Thorpe has taught in the architecture department at Parsons School of Design, and in the industrial design department at Pratt Institute in New York City.  He currently teaches in the department of design, digital art, and film at New York University in New York City.

Thorpe’s awards include a 2003 Scholastic Award by the American Institute of Architects and the American Architectural Foundation, and a 2004 Alpha Rho Chi Medal for architectural leadership by the Parsons School of Design.

Videos: 

Designer Marc Thorpe describes working at GlassLab during a two-day design session at The Corning Museum of Glass, July 10 - 11, 2012.

Events
GlassLab Design Session: Marc Thorpe
GlassLab Design Session: Marc Thorpe |
July 10 - 11, 2012 from 10:00am 12:00pm
Designer Marc Thorpe works with Museum glassmakers to explore and prototype his design concepts in a public GlassLab session at the Museum’s Hot Glass Show on the Courtyard Stage. Sessions run... more
Process: 
Design for GlassLab by Marc Thorpe
Design for GlassLab by Marc Thorpe
Design for GlassLab by Marc Thorpe
Design for GlassLab by Marc Thorpe
Design for GlassLab by Marc Thorpe
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Gaffer Chris Rochelle works with designer Marc Thorpe at GlassLab in Corning
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Glassmaker George Kennard works with designer Marc Thorpe at GlassLab in Corning
Glassmakers Chris Rochelle and George Kennard work with designer Marc Thorpe during GlassLab in Corning
Gaffer Chris Rochelle works with designer Marc Thorpe during GlassLab in Corning
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Designer Marc Thorpe in a GlassLab design session in Corning, July 2012
Design prototype by Marc Thorpe for GlassLab in Corning, June 2012
Design prototype by Marc Thorpe for GlassLab in Corning, June 2012
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