What is your favorite work of art in a Manhattan museum or gallery?


Vermeer's Girl Interrupted at the Frick Collection.

What do you consider the most beautiful building in Manhattan? Why?


Rockefeller Center. It's a "center", not just a building.

Which park in Manhattan is your favorite?


Central Park.

Where in Manhattan would you spend your last 10 dollars?


The Frying Pan located at Pier 66 @ West 26th Street

Where is your office located now?


536 6th Avenue (between 14th and 15th Streets),

right above the Dunkin' Donuts.

Where was your first job in Manhattan located?



Which block would you tell a friend visiting Manhattan

for the first time not to miss? Why?


Chinatown or Greenpoint, because of the food.

What is your favorite public art piece in Manhattan?


Jenny Holzer's Airplane Banners, Creative TIme, 2004

Favorite example of interesting

outdoor typography?


Greybar, 420 Lexington Ave.



Favorite interior design space?


HSBC Bank, corner of 6th Avenue & 14th Street

(and check out the mural)

Where in Manhattan have you had a great 'Eureka' moment? Can you explain?


On the subway, L and G lines, to or from the studio, when my mind is slowly getting ready or slowly letting go.

Your favorite Manhattan location featured in a film or TV show?


New York Library, main branch (Schwarzman Building, 42nd & 5th)

What is your favorite place

for design drooling?


The internet.

Where in Manhattan do you celebrate

when you finish a project?


At the bar in our office.

Which Manhattan subway station is your favorite and why?


Union Square, there's always someone dancing or playing.

Where do you find the most iconic graphic design in Manhattan?


Pentagram or Milton Glaser.

What are your favorite free places to visit in Manhattan?


Central Park and the Metropolitan Museum.

If you could live in any building in Manhattan, which one would it be? Why?


One Park Avenue South. Beautiful building the one time

I saw it from the inside.