The work of a restaurant designer and his $700 shark’s tooth.
About the speaker
Smith Hanes creates impassioned restaurant, hospitality and lifestyle projects that have repositioned the world of casual fine food in Atlanta. His most recent projects, The Optimist, Watershed on Peachtree and No.246 in Decatur have a loyal following. Recently, with his company Flags of Origin, re-invisioned a warehouse for the new home of iconic Art dealer, Fay Gold. While some place a “skin of decoration” on a project, Smith goes underneath the project to the source that inspires what he creates. He has worked with a number of world class operations in product and space design, including the specialty food company he created with his wife, Bella Cucina Artful Food.