Highbourne Cay Heaven

HIGHBOURNE CAY, a beautiful 250 acre private island in The Exumas, is where¬†Rod Winterrowd designed 6 cottages. YVStudio was commissioned to paint 6 mural canvasses, 1 for each cottage, inspired by the Exumas, an archipelago of 365 cays and islands, southeast of Nassau, the Bahamas. Each room has its own unique scheme, but Winterrowd also … Continue reading Highbourne Cay Heaven

Flatiron Flair

The client and her family recently moved into the Flatiron area of Manhattan. Their apartment was your basic boring white box, with no distinguishing architectural features. How to liven up the space? Solution: paint the accent wall as if it is a large abstract artwork. The colors were custom-mixed in accordance with their fabrics and … Continue reading Flatiron Flair

Mikvah Mural Magic

The Chelsea Community Mikvah, "A Spa For The Soul", had a stunning spa interior, but the staircase leading to the lower level was plain white and boring. First I applied plaster with a special trowel from Marmorino Products. I created a surface texture reminiscent of a wave.             That wall … Continue reading Mikvah Mural Magic

Linda Horn’s Arches Murals

Several years ago I painted two large trompe l'oeil "arches" murals for Linda Horn Antiques at her new location in Carnegie Hill, on Madison Avenue and 93rd Street. She recently redesigned her store, and wrote "the murals still look fabulous". I¬†designed these wall works to complement the store's Moroccan arches with pilasters in river-washed stone. … Continue reading Linda Horn’s Arches Murals