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Manhattan Interior Designers Interior Architects: Interior IQ

Manhattan Interior Designers Interior Architects: Interior IQ

Daniele Perna (May 10, 2008)
New York City Interior Architects Interior Designers: Interior IQ

Welcome to INTERIOR IQ. If you are an aesthetically conscious New Yorker looking for a professional designer, INTERIOR IQ was specifically developed for you to find a designer who meets your interior needs.


We have hand picked interior designers and interior architects who offer their services to clients in the metropolitan New York area.  INTERIOR IQ includes contemporary designers who specialize in both commercial and residential interior design, and whose work has a voice all their own.  All of the designers included in this collective have distinct styles and philosophies, however are united by talent and vision.  Inclusion on this collective is complimentary, and is based solely on each designer’s portfolio.




 Carola’s approach to design stems from her diverse international experiences and respect for the use of existing contemporary architectural languages. Her design strikes a balance between the best of old and new.
Her projects are always approached with a careful eye to the clients’ esthetic and functional needs, involving them in the entire creative process, up to the furniture and detailed design. This creates unique, coherent and personalized architectures.

Via Machiavelli 49 -00185
Rome, Italy
Tel: +39 06 64821657


Borrowing from various cultural influences from his earliest childhood, Alberto Pinto, an inescapable actor of interior design, has built his works on the interbreeding and mixture of genders from more than baroque to less than bare.

11, rue d'Aboukir
75002 Paris, France

Tél: +33 (1) 40 13 00 00


 Amy Lau Design creates refined, elegant, and optimistic spaces that are more curated than decorated. Since its inception in 2001, the design studio has attracted prestigious residential and commercial clients like Elvis Costello and Elie Tahari. This year, New York magazine included Amy Lau as one of The Next Grade, and House Beautiful named her a young designer to watch. Traditional Home recognized her as a fresh Designer honoree, and Metropolitan Home included her in a special section devoted to who’s next. She has also been featured in Elle Décor, the New York Times, New York Spaces and House & Garden.

185 Varick Street, Suite 500
New York, NY  USA  10014

Tel: (1) 212.645.6168


Axis Mundi is a tight-knit multidisciplinary design firm founded by John Beckmann. The firms architectural, interior and furniture designs have been featured in numerous international publications, such as The New York Times, Surface, Wallpaper, and Domus, among others.

315 West 39th Street, Suite 805
New York, NY USA 10018

Tel: (1) 212.643.2608


Bates Masi + Architects, responds to each project with extensive research in related architectural fields, materials, craft and the environment for unique solutions as varied as the individuals for whom they are designed. The focus is neither the size nor the type of project but the opportunity to enrich lives and enhance the environment. This attention to all elements of design has been a constant in the firm’s philosophy. Projects include urban and suburban residences, schools, offices and furniture, many have been recognized by AIA Design Awards and numerous publications.

138 Main Street, 2nd Floor
Sag Harbor, NY USA 11963

Tel: (1) 631.725.0229


  The studio merges compositional, technological, spatial and philosophical disciplines into an overall vision. The scope of its projects does not stop at the architecture of buildings, but also includes the design of interiors, furniture and product design.

 270 Lafayette Street
New York, NY  USA  10012

Tel:(1) 212.343.9898


  Clodagh Design is one of the world’s leading innovative design services studios renown for creating environments that celebrate the “experience of living”. Based on feng shui and in combination with environmentally friendly materials and art finishes, Clodagh Design integrates the natural elements of earth, water, fire and air into each project. The resulting design fuses a respect for the ancient with a clean, sleek modernism to create environments that are truly timeless, life enhancing, sensual and low maintenance.

670 Broadway, 4th Floor
New York, NY  USA  10012

Tel: (1) 212.780.5300


  Danielé Perna Designs is a contemporary full service multi-disciplinary interior design studio specializing in custom residential interiors, provocative brand conscious commercial interiors, fireplaces and furniture. To create an interior that realizes clients’ dreams, visions and goals, the true aesthetic nature and intuition of each client is revealed through a tailored process. We then adapt and apply innovative design solutions using concept, color, composition, materials and decor.

2 Horatio Street
New York, NY USA 10014

Tel: (1) 212.414.8830


  Design,  Archiecture,  Press,  Biography

Via Perugino 26 20135
Milano, Italy

Tel: +39 02 504 104


  Since the company was founded in 2001, the name ICRAVE has become synonymous with creative energy-driven spaces that actively engage visitors in their environment. ICRAVE has established a high profile client list in hospitality and retail, and a reputation for delivering many of Manhattan's top nightclubs and restaurants.

411 West 14th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY USA 10014

Tel: (1) 212.929.8373


  Interior Designer Tony Ingrao is known for his unique approach to style. Ingrao believes that style is singular, growing from a particular person, place and circumstance— design being a playful process of discovering each client’s personal style. Ultimately, Ingraos projects are open-ended conversations between the taste of his clients and his own intuitions and expertise. With high-profile clients like Kim Cattrall, Jack Walsh and Howard Stern, it is no wonder that Ingrao is sought after by many.

17 East 64th Street
New York, NY USA 10021

Tel: (1) 212.472.5400


Karim Rashid is a leading figure in the fields of product, interior, fashion, furniture, lighting design and art. His clients include Umbra, Issey Miyake, Prada, Nambe, Magis, Mikasa, Edra, Frighetto, Herman Miller, Foscarini, Artemide, Idée, Bozart,Shiseido, Giorgio Armani, Leonardo, Nienkamper, Yahoo, Zerodisegno, Copco, Method, Guzzini, and Danese, among others.

357 West 17th Street
New York, NY USA 10011
Tel: (1 ) 212.929.8657


  A designer with the soul of an artist, Kirar approaches each new project with ingenuity uncommon in the industry. Each Laura Kirar project is unique, however the common thread of luxurious materials, elegant details, and timeless design remains Laura Kirar's signature.

611 Broadway, Suite 810
New York, NY USA 10012

Tel: (1) 212.274.9906


Martin Raffone’s Interiors are known for their comfort and elegant sensibility, with a bit of wit. By paying particular attention to architectural detail and craftsmanship he artfully combines modern and traditional furnishings in rooms that are comfortable, polished and subtly striking. Martin Raffone Interior Design provides a full complement of services to clients—from interior design and decoration to directing the work of architects, construction firms and landscape designers to produce highly livable and enriching interiors for home and office.

274 Centre Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY USA 10013

Tel: (1) 212.243.2027


  SIXX DESIGN, using their signature style, "Vintage Noveauxx", (a mix of the extremely modern with vintage for an inimitable look) New York--Husband and wife team Cortney and Robert Novogratz are SIXX DESIGN. Over the last ten years, this appealing and artsy couple (and parents of six young children!) has developed and designed several unique properties in Manhattan, rebuilding (often from the ground up) entire blocks in the city, turning funky into fabulous, with every detail considered and executed with the utmost taste and confidence.

Cortney & Robert Novogratz
New York, NY USA

Tel: (1) 917.385.0603


 Stephen Roberts is an Australian designer based in New York. With over eighteen years of international design experience, including five years as a founding member of the design and architecture group D4Design, followed by four years as Director of Store Design, Worldwide, for Prescriptives in New York, the firm of Stephen Roberts inc. brings together a wealth of experience.

250 West Broadway, 4th Floor
New York, NY USA 10013

Tel: (1) 212.966.6930


 In the world of design, Vicente Wolf has been at the top for over 30 years. From the spacious light-filled loft in New York City, where his company is headquartered, Wolf and his staff build on his passion for design that’s guided by integrity and simplicity. He maintains this focus throughout his many creative endeavors: photography, art collection, interior design and global travel. Wolf’s portfolio offers a snapshot of the ultimate American aesthetic, from multinational conglomerates to private homes, from hotels to restaurants.

333 West 39th Street
New York, NY USA 10018

Tel: (1) 212.244.5008


  Environments,  Brands,  Products

515 West 20th Street, 4W
New York, NY USA 10011

Tel: (1) 212.580.7090


RD RICE: Building Homes of Distinction

R.D. Rice is a full-service construction management and general contracting firm dedicated to delivering the highest level of quality and finish in home and building renovation. Established in 1995 by R. Douglass Rice, the company has transformed more than one hundred of the most spectacular apartments, town houses and homes through out New York- and the Tri-state area.

As a company, we are inspired and motivated by the creative challenges presented by our clients’ architects and Interior designers – and we are committed to realizing inventive ideas with the utmost in quality. Our goal, however, is to not only realize innovative designs, but to produce them with a level of craftsmanship and integrity that meets or exceeds traditional standards of quality.

532 West 30th Street
New York, NY USA 10001

Tel: (1) 212.268.1414

INTERIOR IQ courtesy of Danielé Perna Designs






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