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Benjamin
Noriega-Ortiz

Benjamin Noriega-Ortiz, named by House Beautiful as one of America's Most Brilliant Decorators for seven consecutive years, is recognized as one of the most stylish and influential of today's interior designers.

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Noriega-Ortiz earned two Master's Degrees in Architecture, one from Columbia University and another from the University of Puerto Rico, prior to beginning his professional career at John F. Saladino, Inc., where he spent nine years, six as Head Designer.

 
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Noriega-Ortiz's own firm, established in 1992, has produced numerous residential projects including residences for Mexican author Laura Esquivel, media mogul Michael Fuchs and recording artist Lenny Kravitz. The firm has also produced several commercial works including "Pikayo," the restaurant at the Museum of Art in San Juan, Puerto Rico, showroom displays for the Kohler Company headquarters, Kohler, Wisconsin and the lobby and private Wine Cellar tasting room of The Loft, in New York City. Among the current projects in development are: a home in Eleuthera Island and New Orleans for recording artist Lenny Kravitz, and a loft in New York for photographer Mark Seliger.

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His work has been featured in a variety of publications including Avenue, Architectural Digest, German AD, Town & Country, The New York Times Design Home Magazine, Departures, Metropolitan Home, House Beautiful, Elle Décor, New York Magazine and Interior Design, as well as German and Brazil Vogue, Architcktur & Wohnen, Caras de Puerto Rico, Imagen, German ELLE and Japan's Konishiwa. He has appeared in several television shows for HGTV, Style, Fine Living Network and E!. You can also find his work in books such as House Beautiful Great Style, Color Palette and East Coast Rooms. He is presently working on a book with acclaimed photographer Antoine Bootz about his designs for Lenny Kravitz.