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Wendy Goodman

  1. great rooms
    Artist Emily Mason’s 4,700-Square-Foot Studio Is Just As She Left ItInside the sunny Flatiron District loft where the late artist painted for 40 years.
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    Two Musicians Renovated Their Home to Fit a Baby Grand PianoSinger Sarah Elizabeth Charles and pianist Jarrett Cherner transformed their Fort Greene three-bedroom into two to accommodate his baby grand piano.
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    An Upper East Side Apartment Full of Rock-and-Roll MemoriesMusic journalist Lisa Robinson has lived in this rental, where she’s kept an archive of her interview tapes, for 45 years.
  4. design hunting
    Meet Jim McDowell and His Face JugsThe ceramicist keeps his ancestors’ traditions alive from his home studio in North Carolina.
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    Let’s Bring the Design Showroom Home and Live in ItArchitects Olivier Garce and Clio Dimofski turned their West Village apartment into a cozy, pandemic-friendly stage for new design.
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    A Vibrant Reimagining of a Mid-’60s Williamsburg High-Rise Co-opCassandra Bromfield inherited the apartment from her mother and has made it her own.
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    A Box Truck That Carries Our Dreams of HomeSee Swoon’s fantastical memory box on wheels, “The House Our Families Built.”
  8. design hunting
    Artist Daniel Arsham Invites You to His ‘Signature Decay’A look at his new gallery show of old-looking things.
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    An Elegantly DIY Williamsburg Apartment With a Vreeland-Red WallTaylor Angino and Kiko Sih’s place is always evolving.
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    A Winterized Hamptons Carriage House Where the Art World Hung Out in the 1960sJulia Gruen grew up surrounded by artists and writers in her parents’ summer home, which she has kept pretty much as it was.
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    A 1915 Crown Heights House That’s Only On Its Third OwnersAfter living all over the world, Thomas Gensemer and Gabe Brotman settled down in a Brooklyn place with “a bit of an English feel to it.”
  12. great rooms
    Visit Pierre Cardin’s South of France ‘Bubble Palace’A 1970s VIP space odyssey on the Mediterranean.
  13. a long talk
    Fran Lebowitz vs. the WorldA long talk (on a landline) with the star of Martin Scorsese’s cranky, necessary love letter to New York, Pretend It’s a City.
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    A Brooklyn Family’s Pet-Friendly, Kid-Filled Self-Made Comfort ZoneAda Davila and Agustin Hurtado transformed part of a 19th-century brewery in East Williamsburg into a bright and lively home.
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    Meet the Makers at Ostudio, Bed-Stuy’s Beehive of CreativityFernando Aciar turned a parking garage into a DIY community.
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    An 1880 Artist’s Cottage in the Rockaways That Feels Like a ShipPatrick Clark has spent the last 22 years bringing the house back to life, preserving it for its next century.
  17. reasons to love new york
    Farewell to My Go-toRuth Reichl, Rumaan Alam, Jiayang Fan, and more on losing the place where they were a regular.
  18. great rooms
    A Maximalist Bedroom With a Chakra-Enhancing HeadboardBailey Li designs by her own rules.
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    A Lounge in the Sky in the West VillageHow architect Alexander Gorlin turned a badly renovated studio into a sunny and starlit day-to-night home — with enough space for 30 Dutch soldiers.
  20. design hunting
    Norman Teague Invites You to Find Your Groove With His FurnitureThe designer makes his mark by letting you make yours.
  21. dance
    Ballet Dancers Get Their Nutcracker Fix UpstateBalletCollective to put on an immersive performance in a mansion.
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    Room Enough to Be HomebodiesHow Designer Courtney Sloane and artist Cheryl R. Riley perfected the live/work scenario in Jersey City’s post-industrial Powerhouse Arts District.
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    Renovating a 1968 Split-Level in Upstate New York“I don’t think we realized how much work we were stepping into.”
  24. in memoriam
    There Will Never Be Another David Easton“He was the most outrageous person I have ever met, and always had me on the floor in hysterics,” says Bunny Williams.
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    Andrew LaMar Hopkins Paints Creole History From His 1815 Home in Savannah“My main focus is the free people of color because their voice has been forgotten.”
  26. couch gallery crawl
    See This Art Basel Online Show Looking at the ‘Dream House’While you’re stuck inside your maybe-not-so-dreamy home.
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    This Floating Tiny House in East Hampton Is Inspired by a Duck BlindArtist Scott Bluedorn made it out of found materials: local kelp, a kid’s jungle gym.
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    Office Life, Inside and OutPaper co-founder Kim Hastreiter renovated a studio in her building to be her new office. But for now, meet her in Washington Square Park.
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    A Floating Home-Away-From-HomeLyndsay Caleo Karol and Fitzhugh Karol’s getaway boat, Lucy, sleeps eight and is moored at Brooklyn Bridge Park.
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    A Studio Visit With Nest Founder Turned Painter Joseph HoltzmanHe paints on marble, and the sofa is from 1918.
  31. design hunting
    When Nest Was What’s NextLooking back at the fearlessly eccentric magazine that Condé Nast was too afraid to buy.
  32. great rooms
    May I Come In?A library of some of Wendy Goodman’s favorite places.
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    Tour a Seaside Castle in the RockawaysCecilia Dean and David Selig’s beach retreat is more than a weekend surf lodge; it’s also a space for the burgeoning local arts community.
  34. space of the week
    A Ranch House Turned Modern OasisDesigner Matthew Patrick Smyth’s new book on interiors includes images of a 1976 prefab deck house, which he transformed for himself and his husband.
  35. space of the week
    Home Is Where This Designer’s Art IsEdward Wilkerson lives among a sophisticated palette of black and white, photos and art, and pieces he’s collected while traveling the world.
  36. space of the week
    Transforming a 1980s Time CapsuleInterior designer Leyden Lewis turned a dated high-rise apartment in midtown into a livable modern gallery.
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    A Mid-Century in the Catskills With Room to Make ArtThe Fiery Furnaces’ Eleanor Friedberger and artist Michael Berryhill found the perfect house in a not-yet-hip town upstate.
  38. space of the week
    The Artist Reimagining What Home Looks Like for Black FamiliesMalene Barnett, founder of Black Artists and Designers Guild, is building a virtual concept house that highlights the work of black designers.
  39. design hunting
    A Building Where the 19th Century Met the 21stInside the multiple lives of an apartment at the Osborne — Edwardian décor in 1910, eclectic maximalism in 1967, and airy and modern in 2017.
  40. space of the week
    A Former Brewery Gets Transformed Into a Magnificent Family HomeArchitect and designer Jeffery Povero transformed the good bones of a gracious loft into a welcoming space for a couple with two young children.
  41. design hunting
    A Reykjavík Pied-à-Terre Inspired by the Natural Colors of IcelandDesigner Sheila Bridges took inspiration for her second home from the hues of the northern lights, the North Atlantic, basalt rocks, and black sand.
  42. space of the week
    A Designer’s Beloved Dollhouse, and Her Cherished 475-Square-Foot StudioFor Susannah Talley, downsizing took on new meaning after moving to a tiny New York apartment and restoring an abandoned dollhouse.
  43. space of the week
    An Artist-Architect Breathes New Life Into a Brooklyn Row HouseShane Neufeld’s year-old firm recently completed its first major project — the renovation of a dilapidated home in Bed-Stuy for his family.
  44. design hunting
    A 1950s Bungalow, Transformed by an All-Black-and-White Paint JobIn order to turn a quaint cottage into an optical-illusion art house, architect Jean Verville had to use what he calls “conceptual space projections.”
  45. space of the week
    The Tribeca Loft That Doubles As a Design ShowroomDanish Brand Vipp’s third-generation owners live in a loft with their wares on display.
  46. space of the week
    Preview an Immersive Installation of Contemporary Queer ArtworkTextile artist Liz Collins curated portraits by 95 queer artists to create an totally transformative experience.
  47. space of the week
    An Interior Designer’s ‘Chic and Disorderly’ Dream Home“There is a general opinion that maximalism is about clutter, but everything in this apartment has its spot, and every object engages the eye.”
  48. space of the week
    The Artist-Entrepreneur With a Keen Eye for NatureThe Museum of Arts and Design’s exhibition “Vera Paints a Scarf: The Art and Design of Vera Neumann” is a jubilant journey.
  49. space of the week
    An Elegant Duplex Where Simple Moves Made a Big DifferenceThe owners of this lower-level unit in a Clinton Hill townhouse felt the developer’s tasteful renovation needed a tweak to jibe with their style.
  50. space of the week
    Inside an Artist Turned Designer’s Candy-Colored LoftMichael Katz, who recently passed away, left a vibrant legacy, created inside his 2,500-square-foot candy-colored loft.
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