Vicente Wolf has been at the top of the Manhattan design industry for over 35 years. From the spacious light-filled loft in New York City where his company is headquartered, Wolf and his team build on his passion for design that's guided by integrity and simplicity. He maintains this focus throughout his many creative endeavors: photography, art collection, interior design and global travel.
Wolf's portfolio offers the ultimate global aesthetic, from multinational conglomerates to private homes, from hotels and restaurants to product design.
HotelsThe Ayya Hotel, New YorkThe Lorien Hotel & Spa (a Kimpton Hotel), Alexandria, VirginiaLuxe Hotel, Beverly Hills, CaliforniaWestin Hotel Executive Suites, New York
ProductBaccarat -CurrentlyBaccarat's only US designer, Vicente's Latitudecollection of crystal vases, bowls and candle holders with Baccarat exclusively for Neiman Marcus was launched in fall of 2008.Sherle Wagner- Designed and developed custom fixtures and hardware specific to the project (15 Union Square West). Only outside designer to have ever worked with Sherle Wagner.Tufenkian- Designed ultra-luxurious carpets for retail and wholesale distribution both by Tufenkian and VW Home.Kravet- Designed high-end fabrics for retail and wholesale distribution both byKravet and VW Home.Ralph Pucci- Designed select pieces to be included in Pucci's 2007 collection, whichincludes several dining tables, sofas and coffee tables.Niedermaier- For over 17 years Vicente has designed and produced pieces for distribution by this elite furniture distributor.Henredon Furniture- TheVicente Wolf Collection of upholstery and case goods.Sasaki- China and Flatware design for the luxury brand.
RestaurantsConvivio. Restaurant in New York City (formerly L'Impero)L'Impero Restaurant in New York City - winner of the 2003 James Beard Foundation Award for Outstanding Restaurant DesignAlto Restaurant in ManhattanBedell Cellars Winery and guest cottage onLong Island's North ForkThe Diego restaurant at the MGM Hotel in LasVegasThe SW at Steve Wynn's W Hotel in Las Vegas
RetailLS store in Hong KongThe Andrew Fezza company offices and showroomsThe Registry stores in ChicagoThe executive offices of J Records for CliveDavis
Apartment Buildings15 Union Square West, New York301 East 61st Street, New YorkPlace 57, New York
Private Golf ClubhouseLiberty National Golf Club, Jersey City, NewJerseyWolf's list of residential interiors is equally expansive and includes homes in the United States and abroad in France, Israel, Japan, Saudi Arabia and Sweden.
ResidentialProjects includeThe Manhattan apartment of choreographerTwyla TharpThe California home of Nely Galan, former president of Telemundo Communications and founder of gaLAn EntertainmentThe Richland Plantation in Natchez, MississippiThe Manhattan apartment and Westchester guest house of Clive DavisSwedish residence and Long Island home forMr. and Mrs. George DavidThe Manhattan apartment of the Prince andPrincess von FurstenbergThe New York City apartment of Mr. and Mrs.Michael Lynne, president of New Line CinemaThe New York City apartment of Mr. CarlBernsteinThe New York apartment of Matthew & SusanBlank, president of Showtime TV NetworksThe Manhattan apartment of event designer PrestonBaileyThe Connecticut home of mannequin designer and art gallery owner, Ralph PucciDancer Shelley Washington's New York apartment
Further projects span the realm of design and Vicente is a sought-after public speaker, having lectured inSouth Africa, Japan, Canada, Dubai and Australia. He also teaches an annual course through Parsons School of Design in the Dominican Republic. Wolf was featured in Absolut Vodka's 'Absolute Design' campaign.
VW Homeis the luxury showroom where Wolf displays his line of fabrics, lighting, upholstery and case good pieces, a collection of sterling silver flatware, antique furniture, accessories and bed linens that he hand picks while traveling the globe. The showroom also offers interior design services, utilizing products selected and designed by Wolf.
ArchitecturalDigest included Wolf in their " AD 100" and he was also named one of the top 100 designers by Metropolitan Home's " Design 100" . House Beautiful named Wolf one of the 10 most influential designers in the United States and Interior DesignMagazine inducted him in its " Designer Hall of Fame" . He has received the Pantone Color Award and, in 2009, Wolf was named one of the" Top 20 Designers of the past 20 Years" by Traditional Home and was honored as the " Design Icon of2009" at the Las Vegas Market in September.
Wolf has published three books, Learning to See (Artisan, 2002), Crossing Boundaries: A Global Vision ofDesign (Monacelli Press, 2006) and Lifting the Curtain on Design (Monacelli Press, 2010) that focus on the many design inspirations found throughout the world - through the eyes of a traveler.