The Expansive Outdoor Spaces of the Moxy Miami South Beach Hotel

From two roof decks to a welcoming indoor-outdoor lobby and beyond, a recently opened hotel that embraces south Florida's sunshine

Set amidst the city’s iconic Art Deco architecture, the eight-story Moxy Miami South Beach began to welcome guests earlier this year into 202 rooms and six food and beverage outlets. It’s the vibrant Marriott brand’s first property in Florida—and it distances itself from its neighbors on the tiny resort-saturated strip thanks to ample, active outdoor space, which ranges from a peaceful 72-foot stretch of pool to …

DRAMA: David Rockwell Book

Through thoughtful text and 300 illustrations, the book Drama explores the relationship between Rockwell Group founder and president, David Rockwell’s core architectural principles with the influence of his passion for theater. Published by Phaidon, the book is penned by Rockwell, along with Bruce Mau Studio founder, Bruce Mau. It probes the inherent drama of architecture and design, and leaves readers informed and inspired.

Commending the Conceptual Design of Chef Cedric Vongerichten’s Wayan

The ethos of the restaurant's cocktails and cuisine weave into a Rockwell Group-designed space that we can't wait to revisit

In early February, chef Cedric Vongerichten’s NYC hotspot Wayan hosted an extravaganza for its first anniversary—a milestone that oftentimes ushers in one of the most challenging times for restaurant, after the allure of “brand newness” fizzles out and strength of reputation and seasonal menu changes act as traffic drivers. Wayan easily weathered the transition as many sought out its delectable Indonesian cuisine, prepared with French flair, …