CoCo Ree Lemery is an award-winning Artist and Designer of both products and environments. As a Scenic Artist and Designer, CoCo has opened hundreds of shows across the United States, working on notable projects from Second City Chicago to Warner Bros. After being presented in 2017 with the Michael Merritt Emerging Artist Award, she pivoted to Product Design, specializing in Furniture Design. She led design teams to create best-selling products for global brands such as Pottery Barn, Jonathan Adler, Studio Kloak, Bloomingdales, and Williams Sonoma. CoCo’s cutting-edge designs are recognized by the European Product Design Awards, International Furniture Design Association, Pinnacle Awards, International Design Awards, and the NYCxDesign Awards. Today, CoCo brings together her rich history in consumer retail and immersive environments as Creative Director and Professor, helping to guide students on the path toward creative careers.