Arkitip No. 0050 – André Balazs

By - January 27th, 2009

Arkitip No. 0050   André Balazs

The focus in the latest edition of” target=”_blank”>Arkitip,” target=”_blank”>issue # 50, is real estate tycoon” target=”_blank”>Andr © Balazs.  Though not a household name, there is a good chance you have stayed in one of his hotels.  That is because Balazs and his firm,” target=”_blank”>Andr © Balazs Properties, are the proprietors to some of the most conceptualized hotels and residences.  From the celebrity favorite” target=”_blank”>Chateau Marmont,” target=”_blank”>The Mercer in New York (also Marc Jacobs’ temporary residence) to the popular” target=”_blank”>Standard Hotel chain, which includes the most recent” target=”_blank”>Standard New York, a building that actually cantilevered over the hip” target=”_blank”>High Line Park in the Meat Packing District.

As  with any Arkitip project,  special gift surface mat by artist” target=”_blank”>Andrew Holder on 4 of Balazs’ most iconic project, will be included with each issue.  Each mat is signed and made with versatility  in mind.  Arkitip Issue No. 0050 featuring Andr © Balazs is on sale now at Arkitip online store and Arkitip retailers world wide.” target=”_blank”>> Arkitip” target=”_blank”>> Andr © Balazs Properties” target=”_blank”>> Andrew Holder

See the Surface Mats by Andrew Holder after the jump…

Arkitip No. 0050   André Balazs