10 Questions With... Pierre-Yves Rochon

The Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris. The Peninsula Shanghai. The Ritz-Carlton, Tianjin. Besides being the ultimate in five-star luxury, what else do these three properties have in common? Their designer: Pierre-Yves Rochon. Born in the tranquil French region of Brittany and educated at École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Rochon employs a staff of 70 in offices in Paris and Chicago. The latter location has helped increase his stateside projects, including the Jade Signature, a residential tower in Miami, and the just-opened Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, his first L.A. project in more than a decade. Monsieur Rochon tells us more.   Interior Design: Did you always want to ...

Majestic Indoor-Outdoor Retreats

Summer getaways make indoor-outdoor hospitality a breeze 1. Firm: Campos Costa Architects Project: Ozadi Tavira Hotel, Portugal Location: Portugal Standout: Capping a rehabbed 1973 ...