&Tradition Fly Series Soda Armchair Danish Design Furniture Space Copenhagen

Introducing &tradition

Age knows no boundaries when it comes to &Tradition, the fresh Danish brand joining our showroom this month. Established in 2010, &Tradition holds a penchant for fine design and expert craftsmanship, bridging contemporary designs with mid-century classics. A few of the collection’s highlights include the iconic Flowerpot collection by Verner Panton, the Mayor Sofa by design grandfathers Arne Jacobson and Flemming Lassen, [...]

Woodstock 1969 site, Yasgur Farm, BEthel Woods Center for the Arts

Farm To Concert Venue

This week SUITE NY is in a groovy mood celebrating the 45th anniversary of the Woodstock 1969 festival, and what better way to commemorate the event than with a tidbit about the venue then and now. The famed festival may have never happened had it not been for Max Yasgur, a dairy farmer in the town of Bethel, New York. Yasgur [...]

SUITE NY Design by Numbers newsletter

Design By Numbers

For this week's newsletter we are going back to basics, and counting to five with great designs. Some products were meant to stand alone, to be viewed from all sides and experienced by one person at a time. Others are meant to be used in pairs such as bedroom table lamps, or in this case, easy chairs. Three is [...]

Throwback Thursday: Seconda Chair

  Archetypal shapes in architectural geometry inspired the historical masterpiece that is the Seconda chair.  Designed by Mario Botta in 1982, Seconda became an instant classic and an icon of design made in Italy.  Its Bauhaus-like geometric form in enameled steel gives Seconda a strikingly modern look. Swiss architect and designer Mario Botta was born in Mendrisio, Switzerland [...]

Art In Astoria

If you think you have to stay in Manhattan to find the best art, history or to simply have a good time, you have obviously never been to Queens.  Just a short N/Q train ride away, Astoria and Long Island City are the home to both popular venues and a few hidden gems.  All of which, are certainly worth [...]

John Pawson architect and designer interviewed by SUITE NY

With John Pawson

From his B60 Sloop sailboat, an architectural exhibition at London’s Design Museum, countless custom homes, religious spaces, and now a line of accessories for When Objects Work, world-renowned architect and product designer John Pawson has quite the resume. Taking a few moments from his busy schedule [...]