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Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Adjaye Associates

British architect David Adjaye has worked on monumental projects from Washington, D.C., to Beirut.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Aero Studios

Designer and firm founder Thomas O’Brien displays his proficiency with details and understated but impactful decor.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Agence Charles Zana

Zana calls his style "contemporary classicism." In this living room, rich textures are combined in unexpected ways.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Agence Louis Benech

The French landscape designer deftly blends formalism and natural beauty.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Alex Papachristidis Interiors

The Manhattan-based decorator is looking forward to the return of chintz.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Alidad Ltd.

Alidad Mahloudji eschews minimalism in favor of ornamental textiles, opulent textures, and antique furnishings.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Arne Maynard Garden Design Ltd.

The English landscape designer creates lush paradises.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Ashe + Leandro

The New York firm is making its mark on the design world with interiors that are at once tailored and relaxed.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Atelier AM

Macassar ebony panels the living room of a Chicago apartment decorated by interior design studio Atelier AM.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Ben Pentreath Ltd.

The London-based designer‘s work features beautiful details and classical proportions.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group)

The Danish starchitect continues to make waves.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Bilhuber and Associates

The American designer's client list includes stars like Mariska Hargitay and Iman and David Bowie.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Brian J. McCarthy Inc.

Discover the New York–based designer's work, from his Manhattan office to his polished residential designs.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Carrier and Company Interiors

An understated elegance defines Jesse Carrier and Mara Miller's work.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Commune

This Commune-designed Los Angeles living room, refurbished to reflect its 1940s William Haines design, features a sectional sofa upholstered in mohair.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Cullman & Kravis Inc.

Ceiling beams cut from chestnuts give a baronial air to the living room at designer Elissa Cullman’s own Connecticut retreat.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Dan Fink Studio

The designer‘s interiors make traditional style feel fresh.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Daniel Romualdez Architects

A print from Christopher Bucklow’s “Guests” series is displayed above the hearth in architect and designer Daniel Romualdez’s Los Angeles home.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Deborah Berke Partners

From a minimalist Hamptons house to a 1960s revamp, these homes showcase the architect's ability to balance modernity with warmth.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Deborah Nevins & Associates

The New York–based landscape designer creates landscapes in harmony with their buildings.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Décoration Jacques Garcia

The Paris designer‘s work is all about atmosphere.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Diller Scofidio + Renfro

The firm behind New York's beloved elevated park reimagines urban spaces with beauty and imagination.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Dimore Studio

Founders Britt Moran and Emiliano Salci create nuanced spaces that blend classic principles with contemporary styling.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Drake/Anderson

Designers Jamie Drake and Caleb Anderson on their best-kept secrets and the next big thing in decorating.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Ferguson & Shamamian Architects

Mark Ferguson and Oscar Shamamian on their new book, Hollywood clients, and upcoming projects.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Francis Sultana

The interior designer tells us about his new book and which traditional decor styles are making a comeback.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
François Catroux

François Catroux, who designs for the likes of Princess Marie-Chantal and Prince Pavlos of Greece, tells us where to find the best gardens in the world.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Frank de Biasi Interiors

The New York–based talent blends whimsical elements and simple style.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
G.P. Schafer Architect

His philosophy echoes those of his idols, the American brother-and-sister tastemakers David Adler and Frances Elkins and the English prewar master Sir Edwin Lutyens, whom Schafer praises for his “seamless integration of architecture and landscape.”

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Gachot Studios

The multidiscipline New York–based design firm blends modern minimalism with a sense of warmth.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Groves & Co.

Style: “Layered modernism infused with warmth and ease,” says Russell Groves. Projects: A residential tower at New York’s South Street Seaport, a Napa Valley estate. Clients: Michael Kors, Frédéric Fekkai. Key Influences: Eileen Gray, Mies van der Rohe, Paul Dupré-Lafon. The Next Big Thing: Color and pattern.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Herzog & de Meuron

Herzog & de Meuron‘s stadium in Bordeaux.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Ike Kligerman Barkley

At this country home designed by architecture firm Ike Kligerman Barkley, rustic and modern collide.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
India Mahdavi

The Paris-based designer and architect creates statement-making interiors in a bevy of rainbow-bright hues.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Ingrao Inc.

Interior designers Tony Ingrao and Randy Kemper—partners in both the domestic and business spheres—created their personal paradise on the island of St. John.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Isabel López-Quesada

Isabel López-Quesada’s Madrid home is an elegant study in stone.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Jan Showers & Associates Inc.

Dallas-based designer Jan Showers collaborated with architect Marwan Al-Sayed on this 9,000-square-foot home located in a Phoenix suburb.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Jayne Design Studio Inc.

A Manhattan living room by Jayne Design Studio.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Jean-Louis Deniot

The gray-and-white entrance hall, designed by Jean-Louis Deniot, Inc., features a 17th-century French lantern and a marble floor.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
JP Molyneux Studio Ltd.

Juan Pablo Molyneux is known for mixing historical references to great effect.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Juan Montoya Design

The decorator creates elegant spaces with eccentric accents.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Kelly Wearstler

The designer is known for her vibrant taste, from bold textures to brilliant colors.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Kemble Interiors

A breezy living room at the Playa Grande Beach Club in the Dominican Republic.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Laplace

The Paris-based Argentine architect employs an artist's eye while curating rooms that are full of life.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Leroy Street Studio

Classic Long Island barns influenced the clean-cut good looks of an East Hampton, New York, getaway created by architecture and design firm Leroy Street Studio.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Lorenzo Castillo

Decorator Lorenzo Castillo, who is based in Madrid, designed the interiors for the city’s Hotel Santo Mauro in 2011.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
M (group)

The New York firm knows how to create a home that makes you stop and stare

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Mark Cunningham Inc.

This charming Martha’s Vineyard summer home was decorated by Mark Cunningham to evoke the character of an old house expanded over generations; the entrance hall is shown.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Mark Hampton LLC

In the family room, a wall painted a Farrow & Ball blue hosts images of architectural elements, framed by J.Pocker, and a Massimo Listri photograph; the rug is by Stark.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Markham Roberts Inc.

The living room of a New York townhouse devised by interior designer Markham Roberts features leopard accents and beautiful turquoise wall coverings.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Martyn Lawrence Bullard Design

Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard worked with actress Ellen Pompeo to revamp the 1930 home she shares with her husband, music producer Chris Ivery, and their two children in Los Angeles.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Michael Maltzan Architecture

Public green spaces will brighten up the empty space underneath the viaduct.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Michael S. Smith Inc.

A painting by Peter Wegner surmounts a custom-made sofa in the screening area of talent agent Kevin Huvane’s Beverly Hills, California, mansion; the lamps are by Vaughan, the leather-clad wing chairs are by Jasper, and the Tabriz-style carpet is by Mansour.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Miles Redd

Wallpaper animates the ceiling of a child’s bedroom in a Houston home decorated by Miles Redd.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Miranda Brooks Landscape Design

The designer and Vogue contributor has conceptualized gardens for the likes of Anna Wintour and Ronald Perelman.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Muriel Brandolini

The decorator mixes bright contemporary and vintage furnishings.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Nicky Haslam Studio Ltd.

The master bedroom, lined in a pleated blue fabric, is highlighted by a showstopping antique Venetian headboard.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Olson Kundig

The Seattle-based architecture firm infuses a rugged-meets-refined aesthetic with a laid-back Pacific Northwest spirit.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
OMA New York

The firm's forward-thinking creations can be found around the world, from Tokyo to Quebec City.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Paolo Moschino for Nicholas Haslam Ltd.

Paolo Moschino and Philip Vergeylen blend traditional opulence with unexpected details.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Paul Fortune Design Studio

The Los Angeles–based talent designs with both a modern eye and a deference to the past.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Peter Pennoyer Architects

Two paintings are displayed in a New York townhouse renovated by architect Peter Pennoyer and decorated by Jeffrey Bilhuber.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Pierre Yovanovitch Architecture d'Intérieur

Sleek gray sofas provide a modern contrast to the ornate carved fireplace in a Provence home.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Rafael de Cárdenas Ltd./Architecture at Large

Designer Rafael de Cárdenas created the interiors of the popular New York City restaurant Asia de Cuba.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Richard Keith Langham Inc.

A Manhattan entrance hall by Richard Keith Langham.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Richard Mishaan Design

In a guest room of Richard Mishaan’s Cartagena, Colombia, home, the porcelain rosary on the bedside table (left) is by the designer’s wife, Marcia Rolfe Mishaan.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Robert Couturier Inc.

The New York–based talent translates detailed visions into masterful interiors.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Robert Kime Design

The London designer demonstrates skill in heavily patterned and detailed decor.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Rockwell Group

The architecture and interior design firm led by David Rockwell makes an enormous impact on these New York City residences.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Roman and Williams Buildings and Interiors

The main parlor of a Brooklyn home designed by Stephen Alesch and Robin Standefer, the husband-and-wife team behind Roman and Williams Buildings and Interiors.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Rose Uniacke Studio Ltd.

The grand first-floor drawing room of a London home designed by Rose Uniacke features contemporary twists on classic design.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Ryan Korban

The New York–based designer is known for his bold colors, sleek surfaces, and anything-goes aesthetic

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
The Roger Thomas Collection

The designer leaves his mark on both commercial spaces and residences.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Thad Hayes Inc.

Interior designer Thad Hayes furnished the living room of a Boston home with an array of vintage furnishings, from a 1950s chandelier to a pair of ’30s armchairs.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Tino Zervudachi & Associés

The master bedroom in this Virginia estate designed by Tino Zervudachi has a botanical theme.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects

The family room of a modernist home in Amagansett, New York, designed by husband-and-wife architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Tom Scheerer Inc.

A Bahamas bedroom by Tom Scheerer.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Toshiko Mori Architect

For Mary and Sean Kelly's getaway in New York’s Hudson Valley, architect Toshiko Mori stacked an upper story clad in aluminum-foam panels atop a glass-walled ground floor.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Tucker & Marks Inc.

O. J. and Gary Shansby enlisted Andrew Skurman Architects and decorator Suzanne Tucker of Tucker & Marks to transform their San Francisco apartment in a neoclassical style reflective of its Beaux Arts building.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
S.R. Gambrel Inc.

Trained as an architect, Steven Gambrel has never forgotten the importance of scale, proportion, and light. Those fundamentals—learned while studying everything from Palladian villas to the soaring Turbine Hall of London’s Tate Modern—are deployed by the designer in dashing yet grounded interiors that brim with character. Signature elements include sculptural lights (he created a collection for the Urban Electric Co.), robust millwork and hardware, and bold tiles, which are balanced with refined touches such as silver leafing, silk upholstery, and brass accents.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Sawyer | Berson

A Richard Pousette-Dart painting surveys the living room of a Bridgehampton, New York, residence created by Brian Sawyer and John Berson of architecture, interiors, and landscape firm Sawyer | Berson. The home was furnished by LRS Designs.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Selldorf Architects

Selldorf Architects, headed by Annabelle Selldorf, completed a thoughtful renovation of the John Hay Library at Brown University.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Shawn Henderson Interior Design

Interior designer Shawn Henderson decorated a historic townhouse in Greenwich Village. In the front parlor, a custom-made sofa by Henderson is paired with a carpet he designed for ALT for Living.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
SheltonMindel

A custom-made sofa anchors the living area of an Aspen, Colorado, house with interiors by SheltonMindel.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Sig Bergamin Architecture & Design

Brazilian architect and designer Sig Bergamin used an eclectic mix of fabrics and patterns to enliven this sitting room.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Snøhetta

Ryerson University's Student Learning Centre, by Snøhetta, in Toronto.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Stephen Shadley Designs

Designer Stephen Shadley worked with actress Jennifer Aniston to transform a 1970 residence by Harold W. Levitt in Beverly Hills, California, into an inviting retreat. The living room is an intimate space that opens to views of the koi pond.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Stephen Sills Associates

Designer Stephen Sills renovated this living room on New York’s Upper East Side. Done in a mix of bold and muted touches, the space has an understated quality.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Steven Harris Architects

Steven Harris Associates designed a contemporary oceanfront retreat in Water Mill, New York, including a sleek sitting area.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Steven Volpe Design

Designer Steven Volpe conceived an art-filled dining area in a home in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Studio Gang

The striking wood-walled Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is a place for human rights leaders to meet and learn.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Studio Peregalli

Businessman Pierre Bergé enlisted Roberto Peregalli and Laura Sartori Rimini of the design firm Studio Peregalli to transform the upper level of his Paris apartment. In the main salon, a bespoke damask-pattern canvas wall covering serves as the backdrop for a large painting by Antoine-Jean Gros.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Studio Sofield Inc.

Tom Ford‘s Miami flagship store, designed by William Sofield.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Studioilse

Studioilse transformed this historic yacht into a family home.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Suzanne Kasler Interiors

Wood paneling and chesterfield sofas distinguish a refined room.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Veere Grenney Associates

The library of a London rowhouse updated by interior designer Veere Grenney includes circa-1940 tables and late-19th-century leather library chairs.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Victoria Hagan Interiors

Designer Victoria Hagan decorated an addition for a late-19th-century house in Greenwich, Connecticut, using a neutral palette in the glass-walled family room.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Waldo‘s Designs

A Malibu living room decorated by Waldo Fernandez.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
William T. Georgis Architect

The modernesque silhouette of a 1915 Gothic-style apartment building in Manhattan is the dramatic finale of architect William T. Georgis’s reimagining of a couple’s 980-square-foot penthouse.

Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest
Wirtz International

Opening in 2019, Eurostadium in Brussels will serve as Belgium's futuristic national stadium and will feature landscaping by Wirtz International.

Architectural Digest defined the Top 100 of Architects and Designers. Here is a list with the men and women who are moving our world, one room, one construction, and one garden at a time.

Architectural Digest defined the Top 100 of Architects and Designers. Here is a list with the men and women who are moving our world, one room, one construction, and one garden at a time.

Architectural Digest defined the Top 100 of Architects and Designers. Here is a list with the men and women who are moving our world, one room, one construction, and one garden at a time.

Architectural Digest defined the Top 100 of Architects and Designers. Here is a list with the men and women who are moving our world, one room, one construction, and one garden at a time.

Opening in 2019, Eurostadium in Brussels will serve as Belgium's futuristic national stadium and will feature landscaping by Wirtz International. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 101 wirtz international Eurostadion 5
Opening in 2019, Eurostadium in Brussels will serve as Belgium’s futuristic national stadium and will feature landscaping by Wirtz International.
Wood paneling and chesterfield sofas distinguish a refined room. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 96 suzanne kasler interiors ad100 002
Wood paneling and chesterfield sofas distinguish a refined room.
Studioilse transformed this historic yacht into a family home. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 95 Ilse Crawford Boat Casper Sejersen Studio Ilse Palma 100914  Room 03 144
Studioilse transformed this historic yacht into a family home.
Tom Ford‘s Miami flagship store, designed by William Sofield. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 94 ad100 sofield 1
Tom Ford‘s Miami flagship store, designed by William Sofield.
Businessman Pierre Bergé enlisted Roberto Peregalli and Laura Sartori Rimini of the design firm Studio Peregalli to transform the upper level of his Paris apartment. In the main salon, a bespoke damask-pattern canvas wall covering serves as the backdrop for a large painting by Antoine-Jean Gros. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 93 studio peregalli ad100 001
Businessman Pierre Bergé enlisted Roberto Peregalli and Laura Sartori Rimini of the design firm Studio Peregalli to transform the upper level of his Paris apartment. In the main salon, a bespoke damask-pattern canvas wall covering serves as the backdrop for a large painting by Antoine-Jean Gros.
The library of a London rowhouse updated by interior designer Veere Grenney includes circa-1940 tables and late-19th-century leather library chairs. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 97 Grenney1 0514 AD VEER 13 wm
The library of a London rowhouse updated by interior designer Veere Grenney includes circa-1940 tables and late-19th-century leather library chairs.
The striking wood-walled Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is a place for human rights leaders to meet and learn. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 92 GANG Studio Gang Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership by Steve Hall c Hedrich Blessing exterior
The striking wood-walled Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is a place for human rights leaders to meet and learn.
Designer Steven Volpe conceived an art-filled dining area in a home in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 91 steven volpe design ad100 001
Designer Steven Volpe conceived an art-filled dining area in a home in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood.
Steven Harris Associates designed a contemporary oceanfront retreat in Water Mill, New York, including a sleek sitting area. Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 90 steven harris architects ad100 001
Steven Harris Associates designed a contemporary oceanfront retreat in Water Mill, New York, including a sleek sitting area.
architectural digest Architectural Digest Top 100 Architects and Designers by Architectural Digest 89 stephen sills associates ad100 001
Designer Stephen Sills renovated this living room on New York’s Upper East Side. Done in a mix of bold and muted touches, the space has an understated quality.