1950s American Galagray ware dish. An influential member of the interior-design community since 1983, Robin Bell believes that a successful commission involves editing and a cooperative relationship between architecture and interior design. Connoisseurship and a keen eye for classical aesthetics define all of her work, including her contemporary-style projects. Her furniture designs are included in the permanent collection of the White House. Ms, Bell has appeared on CNN and is frequently featured in such venues as House Beautiful, Elle Decor, Town Country, and The New York Times.