New York City is known for being one of the most inspiring cities in the globe which is why it’s no wonder that it has some of the most amazing interior designers ever seen. With that in mind, Design Build Ideas brings you a top 20 list filled with some of the best interior designers this city has ever seen.
Bjarke Ingels is a Top Danish architect, founder, and creative partner of Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG). They are widely known for buildings that defy convention while incorporating sustainable development principles and bold sociological concept. In Denmark, Ingels became well known after designing two housing complexes in Ørestad: VM Houses and Mountain Dwellings. In 2006 he founded Bjarke Ingels Group, which grew to a staff of 400 by 2015, with noted projects including the 8 House housing complex, VIA 57 West in Manhattan, the Google North Bayshore headquarters (co-designed with Thomas Heatherwick), the Superkilen park, and the Amager Resource Ce.
Bunny Williams is one of the great interior designers of the United States. She opened her interior design company in 1988, after 20 years of working for a decorating studio – Parish-Hadley Associates. Bunny has also launched a collection of furniture and accessories known as Bunny Williams Home (including side tables, lamps, chairs, case pieces, upholstery, mirrors, coffee and drinks tables). Since 1991 she co-owns a garden furniture and ornament shop in New York, with antique dealer John Rosselli, extending her love of design to beyond the interiors.
Champalimaud Design is known for creating some of the most renowned hospitality and private projects in the world. Founded by Alexandra Champalimaud, this 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 unparalleled experiences.
Deborah Berke is the leader of Deborah Berke Partners, an architecture and interior design 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.
Established in 2011, DXA Studio is an award-winning design practice based in New York City that provides a rare balance of expertly crafted design with technical proficiency. Believing in the power of architecture to positively influence the lives of all that engage it, DXA focuses on authenticity, sustainability, and innovation in all their projects.
Groves and Co. is a reference in the modern interior design scene of New York City. Founded in 1995, this Manhattan-based architecture and design company has earned an impressive list of industry distinctions, being listed as one of the best practices by Architectural Digest’s AD100, Interior Design, Elle Décor New York, and Luxe magazines.
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 strategically plans and creates engaging spaces that are also successful businesses.
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, stationery, etc. Creating lavish interiors for venues including the Parker Palm Springs Hotel and Planet Hollywood Las Vegas, Adler has also designed for fashion house 7 For All Mankind.
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 specializes in a large spectrum of work from luxury residential, to hospitality and retail to high-end real estate development. He stands out from every interior design firm due to its incredible attention to detail throughout many projects.
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.
Meyer Davis Studio Inc. is a globally recognized New York City-based top design boutique specializing 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.
ODA Architecture is a New York-based Design Firm, founded in 2007. Known for revitalizing 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.
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 Shanghai specializes in a wide array of work from luxury hospitality, cultural, and healthcare projects, to educational, product, and set design.
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Ryan Korban is one of the most Popular and In-Demand Interior Designers in New York and in the entire United States of America! Even though he was born in Philadelphia it was in New York, the capital city of design of the United States, that Korban’s professional path exploded and where he presented some of his most stunning design projects to date.
Sasha Bikoff is known for her balanced understanding of design, flawless execution, and technical knowhow sculpted from her vast worldly exploits and experiences. Bikoff’s style is heavily influenced by the multicultural flavours of her hometown, New York City, and from her experiences travelling abroad. In her projects, her remarkable lineup of brands and products break design rules and inspire a lavish-yet-eclectic lifestyle.
Shamir Shah Design is a top interior, architecture and design studio founded in 1999 with a vast experience in providing design excellence and luxury to its clients! Shamir Shah Design offers the best design options to its clients due to a powerful approach that combines an incredible sense of creativity with a strong feeling of customer centricity.
Studio Sofield is an integrative New York-based design firm dedicated to multiple disciplines, creative relationships with clients and productive collaborations with artisans and artists. Sofield’s work is characterized by a holistic approach to design that encompasses the requirements of luxury living.
Studio V is a Top Architecture Studio from New York. This top studio design injects new life into the structures, combining contemporary architecture and creativity with exacting historic rehabilitation. As they display on their official website, Studio V’s moto is to “Reimagine the City and Convert Edges Into City Centers”.
Thomas Juul-Hansen was raised in Copenhagen, Denmark, but moved to the United States to pursue 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 that, since 2003, has developed a diverse body of design work including residential, hospitality, retail, and interiors. With each project, the firm explores unique and innovative formal solutions to provoke a notion of timeless manifesto through investigations of contextual sensitivity, materiality, and customization.
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Taking a holistic approach to all design, Whitehall Interiors is a Manhattan-based design firm specializing in interiors and custom furnishings. This top NYC Design Studio specializes in luxury residential, but also in top commercial and hospitality projects where they are experts on creating unique experiences designed to inspire.