Mpire Brings the Midas Touch to Goldbar NYC

“GoldBar wasn’t just a concept or club to anyone who was a part of bringing it to life. The perfect players were brought together through divine intervention, and we put our collective life force into every square inch of 389 Broome Street. It was like the magic and energy surrounding the project had even seeped into variables we couldn’t control. Not every project moves you in this way, but the ones that do — you remember forever.” — Rachel Cobian, Creative Liaison […]

By |February 19th, 2014|Design|0 Comments


To celebrate the 2010 fall season, SHOWTIME hosted its third annual SHOhouse, featuring cutting-edge interiors for the public to tour. Held at Midtown’s Cassa Hotel & Residencies, the event provided an opportunity for fourteen top design studios to experiment with innovative design concepts for a cause — all proceeds benefitted the Harlem Children’s Zone. In collaboration with renowned interior designer Keith Baltimore, Mpire accepted the challenge to convert four bare walls into a themed “great room” inspired by the network’s new original series, The Borgias. The drama recounts the fictionalized history of Italy’s most infamous crime family, dubbed the “The Sopranos” of the Renaissance. […]

By |February 18th, 2014|Design|0 Comments

The Surf Lodge

In the Hamptons, there are boutique hotels, and then there’s The Surf Lodge. Nestled on the easternmost tip of the island in Montauk, The Surf Lodge has emerged as a preferred destination for both weekenders and a global clientele. Beachy, luxe, and laid-back, the hotel-restaurant is the brainchild of hospitality impresarios Rob McKinley, Jayma Cardoso, Jamie Mulholland, Steve Kamali, and Steve Kasuba. […]

By |February 18th, 2014|Design|0 Comments