Patrick J. Hamilton lives and works in Manhattan as an interior designer, blogger, humorist, writer and self-proclaimed “Accidental Activist.”

Patrick graduated with a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. He returned to his South Florida home, living in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale before coming to New York in 1995.

Patrick is an active advocate in the New York interior design scene, where he covers industry events for his design blog, AskPatrick, and where he contributes house tours for a major interiors blog. He spearheaded “NYC Designing Men: It Gets Better” and has made two appearances in the annual "Design on a Dime" fundraiser to benefit New York's Housing Works.

Patrick and his interior projects have been featured on HGTV, HGTV.com, CBS, HouseBeautiful.com, Apartment Therapy and American Baby and in the windows of Bloomingdale’s New York flagship store. He is a regular contributor to The Bilerico Project.

For more, visit askpatrick.blogspot.com.