Sotheby's June-July 2015: "Staying in Context"
"Richard Mishaan has devoted a good portion of his life to collecting art, a passion he inherited from his mother and grandmother while growing up in Cartagena, Colombia. It's hardly a surprise that he is one of the most sought-after designers among art collectors, but not simply because he is a kindred spirit. What clients are drawn to is Mishaan's innate understanding of colour and composition and his unique ability to contextualise their collections by creating thoughtfu
The New York Post November 2014: "The Designer Who Dares"
"A new book reveals the elegant impact of Richard Mishaan on Gotham and beyond. In a city that the world's One Percent has turned into it's real estate playground, there's a lot of temptation for top decorators to operate on autopilot. For many clients, a random assortment of the most expensive design operations would be perfectly fine. That's why the approach of interiors guru Richard Mishaan, on display in his just-released second book, 'Artfully Modern' (Monacelli Press,
1st Dibs December 2014
"If you ask Richard Mishaan what's new, don't expect him to answer 'not much.' Instead, you'll hear a litany of design projects he's involved with: a hotel in Cartagena (he was born and raised in Colombia), four apartments in Manhattan and homes in Sag Harborn and London. Then there are table-top lines he's designing for Lenox and Dansk. And he's forever researching and curating the roster of artisans he showcases at Homer, his Greenwich Village shop. Yep, Mishaan's a bu
New York Cottages & Gardens, December 2014: "Books By Boys"
"Richard Mishaan: The Book: 'Artfully Modern' (Monacelli; written with Judith Nasatir. The Basics: A primer on decorating with the stuff that surrounds you. 'All good things go together,' the author says. 'Adding and layering art and antiques makes design more interesting.'" NYC&G, December 2014 #RichardMishaan #RichardMishaanInteriorDesign #NYCG #ArtfullyModern #MonacelliPress
Vogue, October 2014: "Vogue's Home Editor Picks Five Interior Design Books For Fall"
"Richard Mishaan's 'Artfully Modern' demonstrates the decorator's spirited and maximal approach to interiors. With a strong background in contemporary art, he is highly adept at layering bold, exuberant pieces and installations within a more traditional vernacular. While his residential projects range from the bright and idiosyncratic to the tonal and formal, it is his embrace of the conceptual that belies his artistic passions. Case in point: a Holiday House Hamptons-desi
Town & Country, November 2014: "Heavyweight Champs"
"The contemporary and singular style of designer Richard Mishaan is featured in 'Artfully Modern,' by Mishaan and Judith Nasatir (Monacelli, $50), including such recent projects as a house in the Hamptons and the St, Regis New York's presidential suite." Town & Country, November 2014 #TownCountry #RichardMishaan #RichardMishaanInteriorDesign #ArtfullyModern #MonacelliPress
Lonny, November 2014: "Master of the Mash-Up"
"An Alexander Calder next to a 16th-century mirror? A set of Damien Hirst kaleidoscope prints above at 1930s commode? All in a day's work for Richard Mishaan, the Colombian-born designer known for exuberant interiors that mix eras and objects with vengeance and impunity. This month, the Monacelli Press releases 'Artfully Modern: Interiors by Richard Mishaan,' a dynamic look at some of his best projects of the past five years. Fittingly enough, it was a visit to the Paris l