Amy Price, founder and principal of Starling Studio, is an Atlanta-based designer and stylist creating hospitality, commercial, retail and residential spaces as well as diverse collections of textiles and product designs. She currently collaborates with some of the country’s most successful hoteliers, restauranteurs, architects and designers as a designer, design and branding consultant, and independent purchasing agent.
After two decades in the commercial design industry her client list reads as a Who’s Who of American Restaurants and Hoteliers. Her latest hospitality project, an exclusive members-only private club, earned her national accolades including the American Society of Interior Designers’ (ASID)
top honor of Best in Show as well as the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Best of the Best award in Hospitality.
With a propensity for style and a love of story-telling, expressive narratives with thoughtful details can be seen throughout her body of work. Using the impact of form, lighting, color, texture, and mood, Amy curates every space to set the scene for each unique client.
Accolades include over 20 national design awards including ASID 2018 Best in Show, IIDA 2018 Best of the Best, Urban Land Institute of Atlanta's 2017 Project of the Year for the preservation of the historic Flatiron Building, Restaurant of the Year Denver 2017, and Salon of the Year for Intrigue Salon. Student work created in Cortona, Italy while studying art and architecture abroad won her international recognition at a young age during the International Student Design Competition in Baden- Baden, Germany.
Her work has been published in Interior Design, Hospitality Design, Architectural Digest, Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, Modern Luxury Interiors, Atlanta Magazine, Salon Today, and Metropolis among others.
Price holds a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from the University of Georgia where she graduated Cum Laude with additional studies in textile science, art, art history, architecture, and interior design with the Lamar Dodd School of Art.