John Loring, design director of Tiffany & Co. since 1979, is the author of many Abrams books on Tiffany's. Prior to joining Tiffany, Loring served as the New York bureau chief of Architectural Digest.
He graduated from Yale University and has an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from Pratt Institute. He is on the acquisitions committee of the Department of Prints and Illustrated Books at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. He lives in New York City.