Vogue, October 2014: "Vogue's Home Editor Picks Five Interior Design Books For Fall"
December 1, 2014
"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-designed dining room ode to Yves Klein doused in the artist's eponymous blue, set with electric cobalt tableware and a replica of Klein's 'Victory of Samothrace' looking on. It echoes Mishaan's maxim: 'If you love something, it's not only right, it's perfect.'"