In case you’ve streamed Solely Murders within the Constructing on Hulu and regarded a transfer to the Belnord, the New York Metropolis landmark on which the present’s titular constructing, the Arconia, relies, this one-stop-shop exhibit might streamline your course of.
The Belnord Undertaking is the brainchild of Guillaume Coutheillas, founding father of inside design and branding studio frenchCALIFORNIA. Coutheillas flips the normal strategy to actual property on its head by partnering with galleries, artists and builders to introduce their items to potential consumers: Every part’s on the market, from the furnishings to the artwork to the house itself.
From a Greta Magnusson Grossman curved couch in ivory bouclé upholstery to a Renate Müller Universe wool carpet—even a espresso desk in brass hex tiles by the Haas Brothers—items within the assortment (which vary in worth from $2,500 to $165,000) showcase a number of the biggest modern designers. The choice was additional curated by Evan Snyderman, cofounder of design gallery R & Firm.
The Belnord occupies a complete metropolis block on Broadway bordered by West 86th and 87th Streets. The property was not too long ago restored by Robert A. M. Stern Architects, who stored the unique flooring ideas in thoughts. frenchCALIFORNIA has totally redesigned Residence 1005, obtainable for $6.47 million, creating an area that “embodies the spirit of the Higher West Facet.” The result’s a basic structure with modern interiors.
“Slightly than the cookie-cutter mannequin house, our exhibitions inform a narrative and permit guests to have an expertise, all whereas studying about a number of the most vital designers and artists in historical past and at the moment,” says Coutheillas. “It was an thrilling job to create an area that nods to the structure and exteriors of the landmarked Belnord constructing whereas additionally interesting to a modern-day purchaser or collector.”