HIGHLIGHTING 50 OF NEW YORK’S TOP TALENT IN THE FIELDS OF ARCHITECTURE, INTERIOR DESIGN, PRODUCT DESIGN AND FASHION. IN 528 PAGES AND WITH MORE THAN 730 PHOTOGRAPHS, THE BOOK REVIEWS THE WORKS OF SUCH RENOWNED NAMES AS RICHARD MEIER, S.O.M AND STEVEN HOLL, NOT FORGETTING THE WORK OF EMERGING ARTISTS, THROUGH INTERVIEWS AND INFORMATIVE TEXTS.
MTD | MARC THORPE DESIGN . NEW YORK CITY.
THE INTERDISCIPLINARY TRAINING OF MARC THORPE, WHO STUDIED BOTH INDUSTRIAL DESIGN, GRAPHIC DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE, CAN BE SEEN IN HIS PLURALISTIC DESIGN APPROACH. DOES A TYPICAL NEW YORK STYLE EXIST? THORPE STATES, "NO, TO DEFINE SOMETHING AS A PARTICULAR STYLE IS TO LIMIT IT. NEW YORK BRINGS THE WORLD TOGETHER TO CREATE A NEW MUTATION OF HYBRID CULTURES AND INFLUENCES. IT IS EVER CHANGING AND IN A CONSTANT STATE OF FLUX. WITH RESPECT TO THIS CONDITION, IT DOES NOT ALLOW US TO DEFINE IT."
TeNeues | Ultimate New York Design
Highlighting 50 of New York’s TOP talent in the fields of architecture, interior design, product design and fashion. In 528 pages and with more than 730 photographs, the book reviews the works of such renowned names as Richard Meier, S.O.M and Steven Holl, not forgetting the work of emerging designers, through interviews and informative texts.
MTD | Marc Thorpe Design . New York City
The interdisciplinary training of Marc Thorpe, who studied industrial design, graphic design and architecture, can be seen in his pluralistic design approach. Does a typical New York style exist? Thorpe states, "No, to define something as a particular style is to limit it. New York brings the world together to create a new mutation of hybrid cultures and influences. It is ever changing and in a constant state of flux. With respect to this condition, it does not allow us to define it."