Staff -- Interior Design, 9/1/2004 12:00:00 AM
"Coiffure Allure," page 198
principal: Ross Anderson.
completed projects: The Abercrombie & Fitch office campus and distribution center in New Albany, Ohio; Ravenswood Winery in Sonoma, California; the barnesandnoble.com office, Predictive Systems, and the Cohan and Leslie gallery, all in New York.
current projects: The nationwide rollout of a retail concept for Abercrombie & Fitch; residences in Connecticut and Vermont; a master plan, design guidelines, and a gatehouse for a residential development in Park City, Utah; a master plan for a marina complex and residential development in Florida.
honors: AIA New York Design Awards; Environmental Design Research Association/Places Design Award; Rome Prize in Architecture.
greatest fear: That life is an endless vista of toil.
key to happiness: Ritualizing the mundane.
555 West 25th Street, New York, NY 10001; 212-620-0996; andersonarch.com.
"Altitude Training," page 214
principal: Lawrence Blough.
principal: John Henle.
completed projects: A duplex apartment and office for a technology-investment firm in New York.
current projects: Converting a Con Edison substation into offices in Eastchester, New York; Estée Lauder's office in New York.
sea legs: Blough just spent a week sailing Maine's Penobscot Bay on a 42-foot sloop.
green thumb: Henle, who used to help his dad farm 70 acres in Dutchess County, now gardens on a balcony near Gramercy Park.
1123 Broadway, Suite 715, New York, NY 10010; 212-366-9675; graftworks.net.
"Crown Jewel," page 190
principal: Thomas Juul-Hansen.
completed projects: Offices and a loft apartment for restaurateur Jean-Georges Vongerichten, the Lipman ad agency, the Generra showroom, and residences, all in New York.
current projects: David Yurman boutiques in Miami, Atlanta, Houston, and Las Vegas; a loft apartment, the Vongerichten restaurant, and an Indian restaurant, all in New York.
globally: Born and raised north of Copenhagen.
locally: Previously oversaw interiors at Richard Meier & Partners, Architects.
408 West 14th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10014; 212-929-7109.
Randall A. Ridless
"History for Sale," page 228
president, founder: Randy Ridless.
completed projects: Burberry in New York, Chicago, London, Moscow, and Tokyo. Temple St. Claire boutiques in Short Hills, New Jersey; and Costa Mesa, California. Residences in New York.
current projects: Burberry in San Francisco and a dozen other locations worldwide; Iridesse pearl boutiques in Short Hills and McLean, Virginia.
education: He's an alum of the Rhode Island School of Design.
continuing education: In his spare time, he reads up on urban planning in general and Robert Moses in particular.
315 West 39th Street, Suite 1101, New York, NY 10018; 212-643-8140.
"Come Right In," page 220
principal: William Sofield.
completed projects: Bottega Veneta and a penthouse apartment in New York; Yves Saint Laurent in New York and Los Angeles; a residence in Los Angeles.
current projects: A ground-up ranch in Colorado; a residence in New York's Hudson River Valley; a private club in New York.
man's best friends: Owns a Rhodesian ridgeback, a dalmatian, and two mixed-breeds.
best-dressed man: Oversees retail design for Gucci worldwide.
380 Lafayette Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10003; 212-473-1300.
Alison Spear, AIA
"Putting on the Ritz," page 182
principal: Alison Spear.
completed projects: The Holly Hunt showroom in Miami; residences in New York, Florida, and Washington, D.C.
current projects: The spa at the Standard hotel, a 12-story condominium, the Odegard showroom, and a residence, all in Miami.
honors: AIA Award for Excellence.
local community: Serving on the board of the Miami Design Preservation League.
personal community: Designing interiors for Francis Ford Coppola, André Balazs, Katie Ford, and Jay McInerney.
3815 Northeast Miami Court, Miami, FL 33137; 305-438-1200; alisonspearaia.com.
Stamberg Aferiat Architecture
"Label Conscious," page 236
principal: Peter Stamberg.
principal: Paul Aferiat.
completed projects: Residences in New York. current projects: A gallery in Bangall, a residence on Shelter Island, interiors for a Norman Jaffe house in Old Westbury, and three apartments, all in New York.
firm colors: Bold shades inspired by Henri Matisse and David Hockney.
firm philosophy: Finding simple solutions to difficult problems.
126 Fifth Avenue, Suite 13, New York, NY 10011; 212-255-4173; stambergaferiat.com.
"Curtain-Raiser," page 242
principal: Teri Brajewski.
completed projects: Sotheby's International Realty in New York; Merchant restaurant in Jersey City; Lewis, Anderson, Phillips, Greene & Hinkle in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
current projects: A commercial lobby and private residences in New York.
in-house: Four years at Time Warner, overseeing corporate interiors.
outdoors: Gardening in her apartment building's courtyard. "It's a whole other lesson in design, never mind the science aspect."
580 Broadway, Suite 1209, New York, NY 10012; 917-237-1013; twbdesign.com.
Valerio Dewalt Train Associates
"Man of Steel," page 206
principal: Joseph Valerio, FAIA.
completed projects: 3Com Corporation in Rolling Meadows, Illinois; Lipson Alport Glass & Associates in Northbrook, Illinois; the Calphalon Culinary Center in Toronto.
current projects: The Kresge Foundation in Troy, Michigan; eBay north campus in San José, California; a hotel for Miglin Properties in Chicago.
honors: National and Chicago AIA interior and building awards.
uniform activity: Valerio and family barbecue outdoors, year-round.
activity uniform: Worn-out sweatshirt, exercise shorts, white socks, and well loved DKNY clogs.
500 North Dearborn Street, 9th Floor, Chicago, IL 60610; 312-332-0363; buildordie.com.
Photographers in this issue
Steve Hall ("Man of Steel," page 206), Hedrich Blessing, 11 West Illinois Street, 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60610; 312-321-1151.
David Joseph ("Altitude Training," page 214), Hillary Aiges Represents, 212-247-2992.
Eric Laignel ("Coiffure Allure," page 198; "Come Right In," page 220; "History for Sale," page 228; "Curtain-Raiser," page 242), firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thomas Loof ("Crown Jewel," page 190), Tom Booth, 425 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011; 212-243-2750; thomasloof.com.
Kris Tamburello ("Putting on the Ritz," page 182), 917-602-4470; kristamburello.com.
Paul Warchol Photography ("Label Conscious," page 236), 224 Centre Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10013; 212-431-3461; paulwarcholphotography.com.
Adrian Wilson ("Crown Jewel," page 190), 990 Avenue of the Americas, 10N, New York, NY 10018; 212-729-7077; interiorphotography.net.
Designers in walk-through
Konyk Architecture ("Behold Beauty," page 86), 61 Pearl Street, 509, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 718-852-5381; konyk.net.
Shaver/Melahn Studios ("Employment Opportunity," page 98), 114 West 17th Street, New York, NY 10011; 212-366-9783; shavermelahn.com.
Photographers in walk-through
Gross & Daley Photography ("Employment Opportunity," page 98), 212-679-4606.
Eric Laignel ("Behold Beauty," page 86; "Go East, Young Man," page 92), email@example.com.
Designers in city living
Dineen Architecture + Design ("And Baby Makes Four," page 135), 56 East 81st Street, New York, NY 10028; 212-249-2575; dineenarchitecture.com.
S. Russell Groves ("Getting the Spa Treatment," page 146), 210 11th Avenue, Suite 502, New York, NY 10001; 212-929-5221.
GV Interior Design ("Trading Up, Paring Down," page 152), 67 Vestry Street, 8B, New York, NY 10013; 212-219-7678; gvinteriors.com.
James Harb Architects ("Note Perfect," page 140), 230 West 17th Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011; 212-645-3600.
Morris Sato Studio ("Heavenly Bodies," page 128), 219 East 12th Street, 1st Floor, New York, NY 10003; 212-228-2832.
Walzworkinc ("Ciao, Bella," page 123), 315 West 36th Street, New York, NY 10018; 212-736-2399.
Photographers in city living
Lydia Gould Bessler ("Note Perfect," page 140), 220 Waverly Place, 6, New York, NY 10014; 212-741-3458.
Elizabeth Felicella ("Trading Up, Paring Down," page 152), 998 Amsterdam Avenue, 4A, New York, NY 10025; 212-662-8039.
Scott Frances Photography ("And Baby Makes Four," page 135), 31 Harrison Street, New York, NY 10013; 212-227-2722; scottfrances.com.
Alec Hemer ("Getting the Spa Treatment," page 146), 1317 Church Street, San Francisco, CA 94114; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eric Laignel ("Ciao, Bella," page 123), email@example.com.
Michael Moran Photography ("Heavenly Bodies," page 128), 371 Broadway, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10013; 212-334-4543; firstname.lastname@example.org.
In "Queer Eye for Kips Bay" (July, page 112), $350,000 was the value for the entire room, not just the Waterworks fixtures.
The KnollTextiles fabric featured in "Market" (August, page 77) is Grand.
The Mathieu Lustrerie lamp shown in "Lighting" (August, page 109) is a custom version of Number 48 Le Visiteur Inattendu.