Designs & Interiors
- Publication Date: November 12, 2019
- Imprint: Vendome Press
- Trim Size: 10 1⁄4 x 11 3⁄4
- ISBN: 9780865653641
- Page Count: 256
- Illustrations: 250 color illustrations
- Rights: North America
The complete spectrum of the work of celebrated Architectural Digest 100 interior decorator and furniture designer Francis Sultana.
This book, investigating Francis Sultana’s work as an interior designer, celebrates the 10th anniversary of his eponymous London studio and highlights an important professional achievement. Since 2015, Francis Sultana has ranked consecutively on the ‘AD100’. This exclusive annual list, published by the U.S. edition of Architectural Digest (US), features 100 of the world’s best architects and designers. The complete spectrum of Sultana’s work – from his professional beginnings, to his signature furniture collections plus the array of sumptuous domestic spaces he has masterminded for tastemakers and business titans in landmark buildings around the world – is chronicled herein by journalists who are recognized as design authorities.
AD Pro —“The tome offers a visual survey of Sultana’s meticulously-honed aesthetic, incorporating a mix of antiques, contemporary objects, and custom commissions.”
“Acclaimed interior designer Francis Sultana is marking a decade of his namesake firm with a lush new monograph. . . . the book captures Sultana’s gift for creating spaces as polished as they are unpredictable.”Galerie —
"One of the best design books of 2019"The Sunday Times (UK) —
“Interior design is in a state of same-ness with many copying rooms straight out of Instagram and Pinterest. Sultana’s aesthetic is a break from all of that. And it is something to see in his first book.”Forbes —
“[Francis Sultana] is a peek into the brilliant mind of someone whose work is as much art as it is design. . . . this book is sure to be a delightful surprise.”Houston Chronicle —
About the author
Bronwyn Cosgrave’s journalism about design, fashion and film has appeared in Architectural Digest, Harper’s Bazaar, The Hollywood Reporter, the New York Times, the international editions of Vanity Fair and Vogue as well as every important British newspaper. Cosgrave is the author of best-selling fashion books including Vogue On: Coco Chanel and Made for Each Other: Fashion and the Academy Awards, the first comprehensive fashion history of the Oscars. The New York Post named Costume And Fashion, A Complete History, which Cosgrave authored in 2000, as one of the most popular books at the New York Public Library. Cosgrave is the curator of the Barbican exhibition Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style and she is the co-host of the fashion podcast A Different Tweed. She also produces fashion documentaries, including Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards and Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story.