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Philippe Starck

Give Me Shelter...With Style!

Bruce Helander | Posted 12.22.2016 | Arts
Bruce Helander

A photo of SLS Brickell's distinctive exterior at night. Photo Credit: The Related Group. One of the first priorities of early humankind was finding ...

Come to Mama

Pam Peterson | Posted 07.27.2016 | Travel
Pam Peterson

As a designer, slash, travel blogger, I like to think that I have my finger on the pulse of, well, design and travel. Imagine my delight when I discovered that I would be in Los Angeles just when the ultra-cool French hotel brand, Mama Shelter, would be opening their first United States outpost.

Faithful Shopper: Outdoor Entertaining

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 06.14.2016 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

If you're lucky enough to have a deck or backyard, make it an extension of your home with furnishings from any of the below, depending on your budget and taste!

10 Things to Do in Hotels Besides Sleep

Anneli Rufus | Posted 01.27.2014 | Travel
Anneli Rufus

How can we make the best of hotels? What can we do there? Sleeping is obvious, but here are 10 more things that I have either done in hotels or have fantasized about doing, and still might do.

PHOTOS: You've Never Seen A Pool Like This Before

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 09.30.2013 | HuffPost Home

For all you Philippe Starck fans, this house tour is for you. The designer has joined forces with architects all over the globe to create Yoo residenc...

Of Chairs and Celebrities: The Hotel Fasano in Rio

Karin Badt | Posted 11.16.2013 | Travel
Karin Badt

There is something very cool about swimming in an infinity pool merging with the Rio de Janeiro coast, with the two peaks of the Dois Irmãos mountain...

PHOTOS: Famous Designer Makes A Very Unexpected Move

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 09.18.2013 | HuffPost Home

You know his name from many collaborations, but we never thought he'd lend his talents to this.

The Most Insane Yacht EVER?!?!

Posted 05.17.2013 | Miami

Is it a submarine? A spaceship? A luxury yacht? Whatever it is, this curvy beaut docked in Miami is currently turning heads and making rounds from...

PHOTOS: Brickell's Next Big Hotel Is Mad For Color

Posted 06.18.2013 | Miami

Brickell's next big mixed-use development is mad for color. Newly released renderings of the upcoming SLS Brickell Hotel and Residences show starc...

Philippe Starck Doesn't Want a Trendy Bathroom

Zoe Settle | Posted 05.21.2013 | HuffPost Home
Zoe Settle

Starck has improved a myriad of categories, including now-iconic products for Alessi (Juicy Salif) and Kartell (Louis Ghost Chair) and the interiors of the first boutique hotels -- as well as boats, knives, transit cards and touch-responsive headphones.

WATCH: Steve Jobs' Yacht Finally Finished

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.29.2012 | Technology

Just a little more than year after his death, Steve Jobs' 250-foot yacht, Venus, has been completed by Feadship, a custom yacht manufacturer in the Ne...

The Spray That Gets You Instantly Drunk.. For A Few Seconds

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 05.03.2012 | Small Business

For some libation lovers, the worst part about getting tipsy may be the effort it takes to get there. French American scientist David Edwards and desi...

Oh La Vache! Meet Hermione, the Very Stylish Cow

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 05.01.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff


French Design from the 1940s to Today at The Wolfsonian, Miami Beach (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 03.02.2012 | Arts

Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity is the title of an exhibition at The Wolfsonian-FIU design museum in Miami Beach that has a look at French design from the 1940s to today.

Bacarrat Lights Up Design Miami

Malcolm Harris | Posted 02.06.2012 | Miami
Malcolm Harris

During Art Basel/Design Miami-famed luxury Italian furniture maker Poltrona Frau Group & Wallpaper held a vibrant showcase of the Baccarat limited edi...

Miami Art Week Showcases The Bold And Beautiful

JustLuxe | Posted 02.05.2012 | Travel

Just 15 years ago, the creative works most strongly associated with Miami were the cop drama Miami Vice, the underworld epic Scarface and Will Smith's hit single "Welcome to Miami."

Reinvention Of The Chair

Joel Edmondson | Posted 08.22.2011 | Arts
Joel Edmondson

When Philippe Starck unveiled the Masters Chair at IMM Cologne this year, it symbolized the acknowledgement by the designer that the ultimate chair si...

Philippe Starck On Good Design

Jacob Slevin | Posted 07.12.2011 | Arts
Jacob Slevin

Philippe Starck might be the closest thing to a household name in the design world. From inexpensive consumer goods to boutique hotels, windmills, hig...

Philippe Starck Redefines The Lap Of Luxury With New Paris Hotel

Jaime Derringer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Derringer

Hotels are "intrinsically pointless...just a shelter for people," says Philppe Starck but in his newest interior project, Paris hotel Le Royal Monceau...

Rolling Stone's Environmental Rock Stars

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

It may not be the cover of Rolling Stone, but the Sierra Club's own Bruce Nilles is nonetheless a rock star for being No. 74 on the iconic rock magazine's "RS 100: Agents of Change" list.

Euro Designer Turns To Ecology

New York Times | Alice Rawsthorn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

THERE'S no point in arguing with Philippe Starck, because it generally goes like this: (1) The world's most famous product designer makes a well-meani...