Staff -- Interior Design, 1/1/2007 12:00:00 AM
"You've Got Style," page 194
interiors design director: Clay Pendergrast.
completed projects: Alschuler Grossman, Discus Dental, Fox, Helio, and McGuire-Woods, all in Los Angeles; Emulex Corporation in Costa Mesa, California; Biogen Idec in La Jolla, California.
current projects: Dreier Stein & Kahan, First Credit Bank, and an Allsteel showroom, all in L.A.; Walt Disney Company feature-animation building in Burbank, BCG Attorney Search in Pasadena, and New Century Mortgage Corporation in Irvine, all in California.
honors: AIA Los Angeles Honor Award, AIA Chicago Honor Award, IIDA Southern California Calibre Award, Solutia Doc Awards.
new: Pendergrast plans to become a CrackBerry addict early this year.
old: He's renovating his 1913 house in L.A.'s West Adams district.
9530 Jefferson Boulevard, Culver City, CA 90232; 310-838-9555; hok.com.
"Climb Every Mountain," page 168
principal: Ali Tayar.
completed projects: Lobbies for two Richard Meier & Partners Architects apartment buildings, a loft, and restaurants, all in New York; a house in Cape Town; furniture for ICF and Magis.
current projects: A duplex and loft in New York; a house in Austin, Texas; furniture for Erreti.
low: Tayar's mother died while he was designing the Omnia.
high: Working on the project reminded him of ski trips to Switzerland with his parents.
416 West 13th Street, Suite 316C, New York, NY 10014; 212-989-4959; alitayar.com.
Carsten Roth Architekt
"What's in a Name?" page 186
principal: Carsten Roth.
completed projects: FischerAppelt Kommunikation, Norddeutsche Vermögen, 9 Waterloohain office complex, and a church community center, all in Hamburg, Germany.
current projects: An office building and a residential building in Hamburg; Österreichische Volksbanken in Vienna.
fashion sense: Roth likes to mix things that don't normally go together, for instance a tie with his leather biker jacket.
fashion connection: His wife works for a leading German fashion design company.
10B Rentzelstrasse, 20146 Hamburg, Germany; 49-40-411-703-22; carstenroth.com.
"Live and Let Live," page 152
principal: José Selgas.
principal: Lucía Cano.
completed project: Palacio de Congresos de Badajoz in Spain.
current projects: Auditorio de Cartagena, Palacio de Congresos de Plasencia, and a house in Madrid, all in Spain.
fitting in: Our work reflects local values.
breaking out: We like simple elements that can be understood by any child.
27 Calle Guecho, 28023 Madrid, Spain; 34-91-307-6481; selgascano.com.
"Full Speed Ahead," page 160
managing principal: Chris Mitchell, AIA.
completed projects: Warner Bros. Animation and Bloomberg in Los Angeles.
current projects: A University of California at Santa Barbara engineering building; Microsoft Corporation technology centers in Atlanta, New York, and Irvine, California.
associate principal: Sandra Page Mitchell.
completed projects: Heller Ehrman office and Stella McCartney and Sergio Rossi boutiques, all in L.A.
current project: A Nicole Miller boutique in L.A.
on the road: The couple relish the five-minute commute from their West Hollywood bungalow.
in the car: Chris Mitchell drives a Land Rover Discovery, Sandra Page Mitchell a Mercedes-Benz C230.
370 South Doheny Drive, Suite 201, Beverly Hills, CA 90211; 310-385-1552; studiosarchitecture.com.
Ghislaine Viñas Interior Design
"Global Groove," page 178
principal: Ghislaine Viñas.
completed projects: Residences and Mixed Greens gallery in New York; a house in Montauk, New York.
current projects: Residences in New York and South Orange, New Jersey.
honors: AIA New York Chapter Design Award.
clothing: Viñas is usually dressed in black.
accessory: Her favorite is a sulfur-yellow ceramic-and-resin necklace that a client made for her.
67 Vestry Street, New York, NY 10013; 212-219-7678; gvinteriors.com.
Photographers in this issue
Bruno Augsburger Photography ("Climb Every Mountain," page 168), 28 Zwinglistrasse, 8004 Zurich, Switzerland; 41-79-218-4348; brunoaugsburger.com.
Benny Chan ("Full Speed Ahead," page 160; "You've Got Style," page 194), Fotoworks, 5069 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90016; 323-730-0100; fotoworks.cc.
Klaus Frahm ("What's in a Name?" page 186), Artur, 12 Martin-Kremmer-Strasse, 45327 Essen, Germany; 49-201-89-09-39-0; arturimages.com.
Roland Halbe ("Live and Let Live," page 152), 45 Boheimstrasse, 70199 Stuttgart, Germany; 49-711-607-4073; rolandhalbe.de.
Eric Laignel ("Global Groove," page 178), email@example.com.
Scott McDonald ("You've Got Style," page 194), Hedrich Blessing, 400 North Peoria Street, Chicago, IL 60622, 312-491-1101; hedrichblessing.com.
Designers in Hospitality
Deborah Berke & Partners Architects
"On Ontario," page 208
principal: Deborah Berke.
completed projects: 21C Museum Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky; Irwin Union Bank in Columbus, Indiana; Marianne Boesky Gallery in New York.
current projects: A luxury condominium and a public arts pavilion in New York.
honors: Interior Design Hall of Fame.
childhood memory: Berke was impressed by Atlantic City's grand old hotels, especially those where tub faucets delivered salt water.
220 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10001; 212-229-9211; dberke.com.
Ciel Rouge Création
"Mirror Image," page 224
principal: Henri Gueydan.
principal: Fumiko Kaneko.
completed projects: A school, a church, and an insect museum in Tokyo; residences in Tokyo and Mons, France.
current projects: An ad agency in Tokyo; a cultural center and office complex in Paris.
on foot: Gueydan unwinds by running six miles, four times a week, along the Tamagawa River in Tokyo.
on horseback: Kaneko finds calm while riding in Yokohoma.
4-35-13 Okuzawa, Setagayaku, Tokyo 158-0083, Japan; 81-3-3728-5104; 22 Rue des Taillandiers, 75011 Paris, France; 33-1-43-38-99-52; cielrouge.com.
Marcel Wanders Studio
"Going for Baroque," page 228
principal: Marcel Wanders.
completed projects: Blits restaurant in Rotterdam, Netherlands; Thor restaurant and public spaces at the Hotel on Rivington in New York; furniture and products for Alessi, Bisazza, Boffi, Cappellini, and Vitra.
current projects: Mondrian South Beach residences in Miami Beach; outdoor accessories for Puma.
cuddly: A favorite gift is Philippe Starck's TeddyBearBand.
35 Jacob Catskade, 1052 BT Amsterdam, Netherlands; 31-2-422-13-39; marcelwanders.com.
Photographers in Hospitality
Jimmy Cohrssen ("Mirror Image," page 224), 116 Boulevard Voltaire, 75011 Paris, France; 33-1-43-48-87-57; jimmy.cohrssen.com.
Alberto Ferrero ("Going for Baroque," page 228), 6 Via Bertacchi, 20136 Milan, Italy; 39-3483-153153; albertoferrero.it.
Eric Laignel ("On Ontario," page 208), firstname.lastname@example.org.
Designers in Walk-Through
Ippolito Fleitz Group ("Perfect Vision," page 60), 67B Bismarckstrasse, 70197 Stuttgart, Germany; 49-711-993392335; ifgroup.org.
Meyer Davis Studio ("Tapas on Tap," page 68), 270 Lafayette Street, Suite 1001, New York, NY 10012; 212-627-5574; meyerdavis.com.
Photographers in Walk-Through
Zooey Braun ("Perfect Vision," page 60), Artur, 12 Martin-Kremmer-Strasse, 45327 Essen, Germany; 49-201-89-09-39-0; arturimages.com.
Eric Laignel ("Tapas on Tap," page 68), email@example.com.
Designers in Kitchen & Bath
Architecture & Urbanism ("Home Grown," page S22), 6152 Plank Road, Batesville, VA 22924; 434-823-4969.
Atelier Tekuto ("A Gem of a House," page S11), 6-15-16 Honkomagome, 300, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0021, Japan; 81-3-5940-2770; tekuto.com.
Core Architects ("Carriage Trade," page S5), 317 Adelaide Street West, Suite 600, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1P9, Canada; 416-343-0400; corearchitects.com.
Vicens + Ramos Arquitectos ("Far From the Madding Crowd," page S16), 29 Calle Barquillo, 28004 Madrid, Spain; 34-91-521-0004; vicens-ramos.com.
Designer in Matters of Design
Swanke Hayden Connell Architects ("100 and Counting," page 144), 295 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10012; 212-226-9696; shca.com.
The principal of Architröpolis Corporation, featured in "Hitting the Redline" (November, page 174), is Michael Czysz. Rose Mary Garrels was a member of the project team.
Leigh Breslau not only designed the Virginia Beach Convention Center in "Rock the Boat" (November, page S30) but also collaborated with Nada Andric on the interiors.