Room: Inside Contemporary Interiors

by Jon The Editors Of Phaidon Press
Contribution by Aric Chen, Nacho Alegre

Phaidon Press | October 20, 2014 | Hardcover

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100 interior design projects from around the world, chosen by 10 international curators, including Michael Boodro ( ELLE Décor ), Nacho Alegre ( Apartamento ), and Tony Chambers ( Wallpaper ). ROOM: Inside Contemporary Interiors explores a curated selection of exceptional spaces, ranging from retail concept stores, pop‐up dining experiences, and art installations, to hotels and private residences. Richly illustrated with extensive and never‐before‐published photographs, illustrations, floor plans, and construction details, as well as in‐depth texts exploring each project and its impact, ROOM takes readers from the Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn to Shigeru Ban’s Cardboard Cathedral in New Zealand, stopping at Evernote’s Redwood City offices, a unique Sao Paulo loft, the Paul Smith store in London, a bamboo‐and‐thatch bar in Vietnam, and more outstanding spaces along the way.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 448 pages, 12 × 12 × 1.75 in

Published: October 20, 2014

Publisher: Phaidon Press

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0714867446

ISBN - 13: 9780714867441

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Room: Inside Contemporary Interiors

Room: Inside Contemporary Interiors

by Jon The Editors Of Phaidon Press
Contribution by Aric Chen, Nacho Alegre

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 448 pages, 12 × 12 × 1.75 in

Published: October 20, 2014

Publisher: Phaidon Press

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0714867446

ISBN - 13: 9780714867441

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100 interior design projects from around the world, chosen by 10 international curators, including Michael Boodro ( ELLE Décor ), Nacho Alegre ( Apartamento ), and Tony Chambers ( Wallpaper ). ROOM: Inside Contemporary Interiors explores a curated selection of exceptional spaces, ranging from retail concept stores, pop‐up dining experiences, and art installations, to hotels and private residences. Richly illustrated with extensive and never‐before‐published photographs, illustrations, floor plans, and construction details, as well as in‐depth texts exploring each project and its impact, ROOM takes readers from the Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn to Shigeru Ban’s Cardboard Cathedral in New Zealand, stopping at Evernote’s Redwood City offices, a unique Sao Paulo loft, the Paul Smith store in London, a bamboo‐and‐thatch bar in Vietnam, and more outstanding spaces along the way.

About the Author

Nacho Alegre is a cofounder of Apartamento Magazine . Apartamento is a biannual, English‐language publication read in 45 countries; it has been called the world’s hippest interiors magazine. Michael Boodro is Editor‐in‐Chief of ELLE DECOR Magazine . He has also held editorial positions at HG Magazine , Harper’s Bazaar and GQ . He is the author of Stephen Sills and James Huniford’s design book Dwellings . He began his career in the fine arts sector, and is a graduate of Yale University. Tony Chambers is Editor‐in‐chief of Wallpaper* – the influential design, fashion and lifestyle magazine. He started his career as an editorial designer at The Sunday Times Magazine and became art director of UK GQ in 1996. Aric Chen is a writer, critic and curator specializing in design, architecture and art; a contributor to The New York Times , Wallpaper* , PINUP and others. He was creative director of Beijing Design Week and is currently curator of design and architecture for the new M+ museum for visual culture in Hong Kong, set to open in 2017. Miles Kemp has been a leader in interactive architecture and user experience design for nearly two decades. He is the president of award‐winning Variate Labs whose projects span robotics, interiors, architecture, products, vehicles, user experience and video game design. In 2009, Kemp cowrote Interactive Architecture , published by Princeton Architectural Press. Ko Matsubara is Editor
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