- Hardcover: 176 pages
- Publisher: Stewart, Tabori & Chang Inc (28 Oct. 2002)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1584790911
- ISBN-13: 978-1584790914
- Product Dimensions: 23.5 x 1.9 x 26.2 cm
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 5,045,031 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Harlem Style: Designing for the New Urban Aesthetic Hardcover – 28 Oct 2002
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About the Author
Roderick N. Shade, the book's author and a featured interior designer, was the founder of the first decorators' showhouse in which professionals decorated a townhouse using black culture as the design inspiration. The Harlem United Showhouse featured black designers from all regions of the country and some Caribbean nations. He lives in New York City Jorge S. Arango is the Lifestyle Editor of Essence magazine, where he writes primarily about home design and entertaining. He lives in New York City. Star Jones, a lawyer and former prosecutor, is currently a co-host of The View. Ms. Jones recently united with ShopNBC, a leading national shopping network, to serve as host and co-producer of a new program, titled It's All about You With Star Jones. Ms. Jones' show is shot in a casual studio resembling her Manhattan apartment (which has been decorated by the author, Rod Shade). Peter Madero's work has been published in House & Garden, Metropolitan Home, Architectural Digest, and Casa Vogue.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)
It's a great coffee table book for anyone who loves both African Art styles and contemporary interior design.
I highly recommend that this book be added to any home design library.
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