The Real Deal New York

Karim Rashid has fun with apartment design in Inwood: Architecture review

Designer-architect seems to be single-handedly trying to revive the ‘Mod’ strain of modern architecture
By James Gardner | August 19, 2014 04:20PM

From the August issue: With the possible exception of the Magic Kingdom — “The Happiest Place on Earth,” its slogan says — I am not sure that I have ever seen architecture as fundamentally, giddily, all-conqueringly happy as that of Karim Rashid, the designer of 653 West 187th Street, which will soon rise in the Inwood section of Manhattan. [more]