Demisch Danant was founded in 2005 by principals Suzanne Demisch and Stephane Danant. The gallery specializes in twentieth century French design with an emphasis on the late 1950s through the 1970s and represents the work of Maria Pergay, Pierre Paulin, Joseph André Motte, Pierre Guariche, Michel Boyer, Philippon & Lecoq and René Jean Caillette. Curated exhibitions on historical work are presented within environments that reference architecture and interiors of the era.
The gallery also features exhibitions concerning the intersection of architecture, design and art, including the work of Sheila Hicks, Felice Varini, Krijn de Koning.
Demisch Danant is dedicated to research and scholarship on French design and has published and authored monographs including, Antoine Philippon and Jacqueline Lecoq and Maria Pergay: Complete Works 1957-2010. Current projects include a comprehensive monograph on seminal designer Joseph André Motte.