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The French Embassy is Restoring the Venetian Room in the Former Payne Whitney Mansion

One of Stanford White's most original creations, the Venetian Room is a beautiful vestige and rare example of the Gilded Age period in New York. Completed in 1906, it is also the very last creation of the well-known architect.

Abrams Releases a Beautiful Monograph on David Mann and His Studio

'MR Architecture + Decor' (Abrams, 2017), is the first monograph on architect and interior designer David Mann and his acclaimed design studio.

UK Hoteliers Open The Whitby Hotel on 56th Street and 5th Avenue

The Whitby Hotel, by UK hoteliers Tim and Kit Kemp, has opened on 56th Street and 5th Avenue. It is the second New York entry into the couple's Firmdale Hotel portfolio.

The American Museum of Natural History Unveils Expansion Plans for the Gilder Center

The American Museum of Natural History has unveiled plans for the Richard Gilder Center for Science, Education, and Innovation, a new project that adds a 194,000-square-foot building to the existing footprint.

Spring Into Design

Monday, May 1st

Join Us For Our Spring Into Design Event at Ascent Lounge

On Monday, May 1st, we will host an event honoring the nominees and winners of the Leaders in Home Products Design Award at the ultra-chic Ascent Lounge.

A Star-Studded Gala Performance Will Honor Met Opera's 50 Years in the Lincoln Center this May

On May 7, the Metropolitan Opera will celebrate 50 years in Lincoln Center with a gala performance featuring some of the biggest names—and voices—in the opera firmament.

The 16th Annual TriBeCa Film Festival Opens at Radio City Music Hall on April 19th

The 16th annual TriBeCa Film Festival returns April 19th with a jam-packed lineup of original films, galas, and spe- cial events.

The New York Historical Society's New Exhibit Explores the Artistry and History of Tattoo

The New York Historical Society presents 'Tattooed New York,' an exhibit exploring the 300-year history tattoo artistry, and the central role New York has played in the development of modern tattooing.

Anish Kapoor's 'Descension' Swirls in DUMBO

In May, world-renowned artist Anish Kapoor brings his dramatic work, 'Descension', to Brooklyn Bridge Park. The work is sponsored by the Public Art Fund.

The Artful New Blur Collection of Rugs from The House of Tai Ping

From the House of Tai Ping, a new collection is blurring the lines between carpets and art.

Herman Miller Opens its First New York Flagship on Park Avenue South

The design-obsessed have a new destination on Park Avenue South: Herman Miller has opened its first New York flagship.