Venue 2014

John Harrison: 50 Years of Fabulous

When John Harrison came to the United States, there was no way for him to know the way his career and life would change. A native of New Zealand, Harrison left for Australia at the age of 18, popping one island over to study design. 

“I always wanted to be a decorator, but I didn’t know what that was at the time,” says Harrison, who still hasn’t shed his New Zealand ac­cent even after so many years in Cincinnati. After five years in Australia, Harrison decided on another change of scenery and packed for England; but that didn’t last long. Harrison soon packed once more to move to the United States, finally landing in Cincinnati. Read More.....