- F 592
Bernard H. Stromquist (d. October 12, 1987) was a faculty member in the Department of Interior Design at Ryerson from 1951 to 1985. Stromquist was born in Alberta and served with the Royal Canadian Air Force during WWII. He earned his Bachelor of Interior Design and his Master's degree from the University of Manitoba. During his tenure at Ryerson, he was integral to establishing Interior Design as the first degree-granting program offered by the Institute (1971). From 1961 to 1977, Stromquist served as head of the department. He was a member of the Interior Design Educators Council for over 25 years, serving as its chairperson for the Eastern region for 3 years in the mid-1970s. Upon his retirement from Ryerson, the B.H. Stromquist Award was established to honour his contribution to the development of the Interior Design program.
Fonds consists of photographic prints of Stromquist.