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On 30/10/2014
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This article is for all lovers of architecture and nice places. Today I would like to introduce you one of the greatest American interior designers who has won numerous awards. I am talking about Adam Tihany, born in Transilvania in 1948, but spent his childhood in Israel. He is very likeable, elegant dandy, who reminds me so much of, as well charming, American actor Dustin Hoffman.

Adam Tihany studied architecture at the Polytechnic University of Milan and he worked in Italy from the start. But it was only briefly, because in 1976 he moved in to New York, where he became interested in commercial and residential spaces. In 1981 he opened his own studio and began creating unique and very sophisticated interiors. Even though specialty of Adam Tihany are interiors of luxury hotels and restaurants. However, his work outgrown America, and it can be admired, for example, at Mandarin Hyde Park hotel in London, at One & Only hotel in Cape Town (South Africa) at the Veranda hotel in Kuwait, the Westin Chosun in Seoul (Korea) and elsewhere. His first major architectural achievement is Hangar One belonging to the private aviation club in Scottdale, Arizona. It is very popular place among celebrities. He worked with Christofle or McGuire. He was also the curator and designer of two very important exhibitions of furniture fairs in Milan. His interiors are among the most luxurious and charming, you will fall in love with them and have a need to keep coming back to see it. Therefore it is not surprising that, during the years, his activities collected numerous awards and in 1991 he was even inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Monograph Tihany Styles

His monograph was already published in 1999 by Monacelli Press. Then another book Tihany Style was published by Mondadori Electa in May 2004. And these days, more precisely 18th March, you can look forward to the next completely unique book entitled: Iconic Hotel and restaurant interiors, which will document his impressive work. In the book you will find more than 200 beautiful photographs, that show the work of Adam Tihany, in there and especially its luxurious interiors of hotels and restaurants. Unfortunately for now will be available in the original English version on Amazon.

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