The Big Apple has evolved into a major power in every field. Today we bring you the most prolific NYC Interior Designers that make the busiest city in the world an important landmark in the world of interior design.
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1 – Amy Lau Design
Founded in 2001, Amy Lau Design creates interiors known for their warmth, expressiveness and impeccable attention to detail. Amy has a reverence for the inherent beauty of natural materials, landscapes, and thoughtfully incorporates elements of each into every project.
Amy’s aesthetic embraces both art and design, where each personalized space is enlivened with dynamic mixes of vintage and contemporary pieces and site-specific commisions. Her portfolio of luxurious residential interiors includes an array of artistic and sophisticated homes throughout the world.
2 – Carlyle Designs
Carlyle Designs is an interior design firm from NYC that masters the blend of traditional and modern in an unparalleled way. Working for both international commercial and residential projects, it’s impossible not to notice the firm’s potential when it comes to creating living spaces that are functional and beautiful. That’s the way it should be!
3 – Champalimaud Design
Champalimaud Design is known for creating some of the most renowned hospitality and private projects in the world. Founded by Alexandra Champalimaud, the top design studio has dedicated its existence to expressing the individual character of each space through extraordinary design. They have been able to manage and accomplish many collaborations with top clients to create some of the world’s most distinctive properties, transforming context and heritage into compelling stories and experiences.
4 – Deborah Berke Inteirors
Deborah Berke is the leader of Deborah Berke Partners, an architecture and interior firm of more than 60 people who share a goal: to create buildings and spaces that are poised between background and foreground. The presence of architecture is in a constant balance with the forces of life. Their design work is often described as having a refined, elegant aesthetic, but we like to think of it as being both bold and subtle at the same time.
For more than 25 years, the firm has completed a diverse body of work that ranges from custom furniture to master planning and everything in between. They work with individuals, educational institutions, cultural groups, and innovative developers to make private homes, public buildings, facilities for the arts, and distinctive hotels.
5 – Groves & Co
Groves & Co is a reference in the modern interior design scene of New York City. Founded twenty-five years ago, this Manhattan-based architecture and design company has earned an impressive list of industry distinctions. Their design inspiration is based on layered modernism, combining refined aesthetics of innovative designs and luxurious materials, has also rewarded them with the preference of a remarkable client list featuring the likes of Giorgio Armani, Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan and Michael Kors, among many other reputable figures.
6 – Jeffrey Beers International
Jeffrey Beers International is a top design firm that is positioned in the intersection between art and intelligence. By combining the artist’s technique and exploration with an understanding of the client’s vision, JBI’s team stratefically plans and creates engaging spaces that are also successful businesses.
Along these last thirty-five years of experience, the idea was to balance design with spontaneity and pick up modernism with a touch of artisanal.
7 – Jonathan Adler
Jonathan Adler is a potter, designer and author. He owns a design company that’s dedicated to bringing “grooviness to your home” with pottery, furniture, rugs, stationary, etc. Creating lavish interiors for venues including the Parker Plam Springs Hotel and Planet Hollywood Las Vegas.
Adler launched his first ceramic collection in 1993 at Barneys New York, and five years later he expanded into home furnishings, opening his first namesake boutique in Manhattan. Adler’s isnpirations have come from Mid-century modern, art and global pop culture.
8 – Mark Zeff
Mark Zeff is a prestigious architecture and design firm that focuses on innovation and originality within every project. Founded in 1985 by Mark Zeff, the firm has created extraordinary settings on a worldwide level. Based in Brooklyn, the company specialises in a large spectrum of work from luxury residential, to hospitality and retail to high-end real estate development.
9 – Meshberg Group
Founded in 2006 by Adam Meshberg, the Meshberg Studio is a top Brooklyn-based practice that places a focus on integrating timeless architectural elements of the past with contemporary materials and methods of the present.
10 – Meyer Davis Studio Inc.
Meyer Davis Studio Inc. is a globally recognised New York City-based top design boutique specialising in residential, hospitality, retail, and workplace environments. Founded in 1999 by Will Meyer and Gray Davis, the firm has established itself at the forefront of high end commercial and residential design practices, throughout the U.S. and abroad. The top designers consider each new project an opportunity to bring a unique and powerful story to life. Playing with space, form, texture, and light, they develop a visual experience that seeks to compel and inspire.
11 – Oda New York
ODA Architecture is a New York-based design firm, founded in 2007. Known for revitalising and creating stunning projects in the New York District, ODA Architecture has been responsible for some top design projects, such as the Arbuckle Sugar Refinery in Brooklyn or the redesign of Rotterdam’s post office building.
12 – Peter Marino Architect
Peter Marino is the world’s most sought after architect of luxury fashion stores. He is the principal of Peter Marino Architect PLLC, a New York-based architecture firm founded in 1978.
Widely credited with redefining modern luxury through equal emphasis on architecture and interior design, Peter Marino‘s work includes award-winning residential, retail, cultural, and hospitality projects worldwide. Well known for integrating light, space with contemporary artwork within his architectural designs, Marino has commissioned more than 300 site-specific works of art.
13 – Peti Lau
Peti Lau is an international interior designer with over a decade of residential and commercial experience. Peti expresses her worldly inspirations with eclectic colours, patterns and textures to create romance and moods in all of her spaces. She believes that good designs should always have an opportunity to tell a story of the people who inhabit the spaces, and storytelling is how we all connect as humans.
Over the past decade, Peti Lau‘s projects have brought her to locations in London and Brighton in the U.K. Koh Samui Thailand, Dubai, India, Mexico, and Mauritius. Her eclectic style has attracted a wide range of clients including celebrities, restaurants & bars, a rainbow-themed villa, and many others.
14 – Rafael de Cárdenas
Rafael de Cárdenas is a designer and creative director based in New York. Since 2006, he has maintained a multifaceted international practice encompassing residential and commercial interiors, architecture, funiture design, art advisory, and brand development.
De Cárdenas and his studio, Rafel de Cárdenas, Ltd., have been the recipients of numerous awards and were the subject of a book-lenght monograph published by Rizzoli in 2017. His projects for clients including Nike, Kenzo, Baccarat, Glossier, Cartier, and Nordstrom – as well as numerous private individuals – span the U.S., Europe, and Asia.
15 – Rockwell Group
Founded in New York in 1984 by one of the top interior designers and architects David Rockwell, the Rockwell Group creates the most extraordinary designs all around the world. The group of over 250 people with offices in New York, Madrid and Shangai specialises in a wide array of work from luxury hospitality, cultural, and healthcare projects, to educational, product, and set design.
16 – Stonehill & Taylor Architects
Stonehill Taylor is a hospitality-focused architecture and interior design firm, based in New York City. For each project, the firm seeks out the essence of the location and the client’s vision for a unique and inspired approach. The firm’s high-profile portfolio ranges from interior desing and renovation to new building construction, adaptive reuse and historic preservation projects.
Stonehill Taylor is at the forefront of innovative and award-winning sustainable design, developing projects like The Crosby Street Hotel, The NoMad Hotel, and Portland’s Press Hotel that are counscious of their impact on local communities and the world.
17 – The Johnson Studio at Cooper Carry
The Johnson Studio at Cooper Carry works closely with clients to create extraordinary spaces. The New York-based design firm completes design service consultation, including conceptual development, architecture, interior design, lighting design, and furniture purchasing. They also engage many talented artists specializing in various metals, glass and woodwork to ensure the uniqueness of our spaces. The Johnson Studio at Cooper Carry not only orchestrates projects nationally and beyond but also is a hands-on studio that brings ideas and dreams to life.
18 – Thomas Juul-Hansen
Thomas Juul-Hansen was raised in Copenhagen, Denmark, but moved to the United States to persue his studies. He received his bachelor of architecture from the University of Miami and a Master of Architecture from Harvard University. After working at Richard Meier and Partners Architects, he founded his own Design Firm, since 2003, has developed a diverse body of design work including residential, hospitality, retail and interiors.
19 – Wimberly Interiors
Strategically located in all corners of the globe, Wimberly Interiors is a boundless, independent interior design firm that has broken down barriers in geography and creativity since its founding in New York in 2001. The team of unique and creative individuals harness their collective imagination, inspiration and experience to make their clients’ dreams a reality.
20 – Yabu Pushelberg
Yabu Pushelberg designs places and products – immersive environments, compelling destinations and considered goods. The firm was founded by George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg, in 1980, with emphasis on inteiror design and have since then expanded to a multidisciplinary practice that addresses multiple layers of the human experience.
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