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Great Room Archive

December 1, 2008
The Gangster’s Favorite

An antiques dealer’s home is a living tribute to a mobster-beloved designer.

June 9, 2008
Warmer When Occupied

A former cold-storage warehouse becomes a cozy family home.

April 28, 2008
Way Before It Was Cool

For four decades, a former synagogue on Hester Street has been a studio, living space, and renovation project for the artists Thomas Nozkowski and Joyce Robins.

March 3, 2008
Packed With Care

Harry Heissmann’s tiny living room overcomes its dimensions with a meticulously placed collection of art and furniture, and a fake fireplace with simulated crackles.

January 7, 2008
Bohemia in Midtown

The high-ceilinged, light-filled studios on top of Carnegie Hall have housed artists, musicians, and writers for more than a century; now, the remaining tenants are fighting to stay.

September 17, 2007
Loving Frank

Fifty-seven years after he designed it, the house that Frank Lloyd Wright thought might be his greatest has finally been built by one determined fan.

August 20, 2007

Humble vinyl tape turns an art collector’s floor into a Pop masterpiece.

July 23, 2007

A one-room cabin in the woods pulls the cord on modern living.

June 18, 2007
The Calm in the Storm

A Studio Sofield redesign made this once-unwieldy kitchen the center of a sprawling Upper East Side apartment.

June 4, 2007
Buy, Rip, Repeat

In order to make their freshly built West Village penthouse accommodate a lifetime’s worth of art and books, and the artist’s wheelchair, Chuck and Leslie Close had to start by taking it apart.

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