Maile Pingel

Maile Pingel holds an M.Phil in design history from the University of Glasgow and was a researcher in the Decorative Arts department at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art before moving to the world of publishing. She has contributed to several books on art and design, and was an editor at Architectural Digest. She is currently a freelance writer for Modern Luxury magazines and, very happily, a new columnist for TakePart. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, dog and cat.  @mailepingel