Number of Pages: 264
Publication Date: 10 Oct 2019
Publisher: Editions Flammarion
Publication City, Country: Paris, France
Dimensions (cm): 30.5(H) x 23(L)
Weight (gm): 2060
Reviews'"Consider this lavish hardback tome beyond the average coffee table topper." ' - Hollywood Reporter
'"Axel Vervoordt: Portraits of Interiors, newly published by Flammarion is one of the most exciting new fall season design and architecture books. It's a beautiful book that is a call to action for designers and architects, art collectors, and design lovers."' - The Style Saloniste
'"Portraits of Interiors ... celebrates 50 years of a design ethos that sees the home as an oasis fostering a sense of wellbeing. The book is a testament to the way a natural palette can elevate and enrich an interior space, illustrated through a series of private family homes where, Vervoordt says, 'even when the design is minimal, there is warmth.'" ' - Financial Times, How to Spend It
'"Axel Vervoordt's latest monograph, Portraits of Interiors, lovingly paints precisely that: intimate views into some of the Belgian designer's most masterful projects."' - Architectural Digest, "15 New Interior Design Books We Can't Wait to Dive Into This Fall"
'"Whether used in a Tokyo apartment or a New England mansion, the designer's signature interiors are always light-filled, modern and compelling."' - Forbes, "Holiday Gift Guide 2019: The Top Photography And Design Books"
'"Creating spaces that encourage self-reflection but foster a sense of joy is at the core of Axel Vervoordt's work. ... His style is universally loved with a devoted following of A-list clients as varied as Calvin Klein and Bill Gates. Creating interiors that incorporate nature and art has been his life's passion for half a century and, in this new book, Portraits of Interiors by Michael James Gardner, his work is explored through 17 recently designed homes."' - Homes & Gardens
'"With the guiding belief that a home should be 'a personal expression of your soul', acclaimed designer and collector Axel Vervoordt creates timeless, restful spaces. Axel's latest book - Portraits of Interiors published by Flammarion, which marks the 50th anniversary of the Axel Vervoordt Company - features 17 of his recently-designed projects, all private family homes. 'Each place shows a lifestyle built around the owner's family, created with their dreams in mind and based on the way they want to live,' he says. The design of each home - from a riverside home in Kerala to an Ibizan island retreat, a city palace in Antwerp and a country estate in Surrey - reflects its unique setting with a sense of serenity."' - The Home Page (thehomepage.co.uk)
'"Seventeen recently designed residences-each defined by Axel Vervoordt's shared dialogue between architecture, nature and art-reveal the perfect alchemy of Vervoordt expression in Axel Vervoordt: Portraits of Interiors. Featuring two of the designer's own homes, the spaces encourage self-reflection and happiness."' - Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles