Marc Blackwell is an American Designer, who has been recognized for his clean aesthetic and problem solving abilities.
His award winning home designs span many categories, including tabletop, furniture, lighting, and soft goods. His firm, Marc Blackwell, This Life! designs and builds residential, commercial and hospitality spaces many of which have been featured in domestic and international publications.
Marc is a problem solver, and a self-proclaimed workhorse. He is committed to always creating the best of beautifully designed non-pretentious living. He loves to celebrate artists and art, and works to integrate each in all of his projects.
Marc began his career as a teacher of gymnastics and exercise, and after that dove into the restaurant business. This is when he decided lifestyle around dining, entertaining and gracious living was what he enjoyed most. Creating visual Experiences for others would be his life focus for the next thirty years.
Marc loves to travel, laugh, entertain, enjoy and share life. He currently lives with his husband, Eric in Seattle and New York. Marc is also involved with many philanthropic organizations and sits on the board of DIFFA, Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids.