New York is the design capital of the world. The city is filled with a plethora of beautifully designed hotels, homes and public buildings. As such, its serves as a beacon for interior designers from all over the world. Colombian-born Richard Mishaan is one of the many interior designers that have set up base in New York. Mr. Mishaan’s colorful upbringing, coupled with his skill and ability has allowed his interior design company, Richard Mishaan Designs, to create a name for itself as the go-to design outfit for projects involving luxury and class.
Richard Mishaan has had the privilege of learning from some of the best design talents in the world. In the formative years of his career, he briefly worked in the New York office of famed architect, Philip Johnson. He also lists legendary artists such as Syrie Maugham and Henri Matisse. As a result, his design style has evolved to include a harmonious combination of interior design, fashion and architecture.
The hallmark of every successful interior designer is creating designs that are both aesthetic and practical. In this regard, Richard Mishaan is among the best in the world. Combining personal input from his clients and his understanding of styles from different eras, he creates designs that are unique to each and every client.
In addition to being an accomplished interior designer, Richard Mishaan is also an accomplished author. He has thus far written two books: Modern Luxury, authored in 2008 and Artfully Modern, authored in 2014. The books contain practical advice on how everyday people can infuse luxurious designs into their homes using only what they have. Unsurprisingly, Richard Mishaan has received numerous accolades for his ground breaking designs. Only last year Mr. Mishaan was included among the recipients of At Home Magazine’s A List Award.