Tag Archives: Tom Gunkelman

Happy Birthday!

Today we celebrate the birthday of the founder of Gunkelmans Interior Design, Tom Gunkelman.  He always thought that Friday the 13th was a lucky day, so maybe we’ll buy a lottery ticket in his name (he loved putting an office lottery pool together). We honor Tom today in a special way with a small sampling […]

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MCAD Scholarship

 Tom Gunkelman/Gaylord Benson Merit Award Recently MCAD, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, hosted their annual Partners in Scholarship Luncheon to recognize the people donating and the recipients of the various scholarships to MCAD. This also happens to be the 125th Anniversary of MCAD. Tom Gunkelman believed strongly in contributing to the various arts, but […]

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Remembering Tom Gunkelman

Tom Gunkelman, named "Dean of Design" by the Star Tribune passed away on Saturday, May 21st, surrounded by family, friends and staff. We are deeply saddened and will miss him dearly. His talent was extraordinary for which he won many awards and accolades, such as being named one of the "Top 100 Designers" by House […]

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