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Twenty-Two leading designers and architects unveil finished rooms at first Kips Bay Decorator Show in New York Since 2019


The 48th Kips Bay Decorator Show House New York officially opened to the public on May 10 at 337 Riverside Drive in the Upper West Side neighborhood of Manhattan. Some of the most sought-after interior designers in the United States participated in doing the rooms within The River Mansion, located in New York’s historical Upper West Side neighborhood.  Built in 1900-1902 by famed architect, Robert D. Kohn, the stately townhome is a grand Beaux-Arts style brick and limestone building, whose facade spans both West 106th Street and Riverside Dr.  As the site of the second Kips Bay Decorator Show House, the house is a showcase for the creativity and design expertise of twenty-two of the nation’s most acclaimed interior designers and architects. This will be the first Kips Bay Decorator Show House in New York since 2019.


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The River Mansion, 337 Riverside Dr, New York, NY, site of the 48th Kips Bay Decorator Show House in New York. | Nickolas Sargent Courtesy of Kips Bay


For the next month, design lovers from around the nation, visitors, and locals will have the opportunity to tour the completed Show House. Tickets for the Show House need to be purchased in advance and can be purchased here. The Show House, which will be open to the public until Tuesday, June 6th, doubles as the nation’s leading design event of the year and a major fundraiser for Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club. The extraordinary home, which is owned by Sherry Bronfman, is available for sale exclusively through Jonathan Stein at Douglas Elliman for $24,000,000.


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Rooms in 48th Kips Bay Decorator Show House, New York. Kitchen by Wesley Moon, Inc.; Bedroom by Mary McDonald, Inc. and Bath by Sergio Mercado Design. | Nickolas Sargent and Marco Ricca


“Our club and our roots are here in New York.  It means so much to be back”, says James Druckman, President of the Board of the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club. “Each designer and architect has dedicated an extraordinary amount of time and energy to construct this Show House. We can’t thank our participating designers, architects, and sponsors enough for this thrilling welcome home."


In the gallery below, see the show-stopping rooms transformed by the 22 designers and architects participating in this year’s Kips Bay Decorator Show House New York:


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The Show House attracts 15,000 visitors each year and all proceeds benefit the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club and Boys. The Clubs offer innovative after-school and enrichment programs for more than 10,000 youth, ages six through 18 in nine locations throughout the Bronx. The esteemed show houses have raised over $29 million to date. 


For tours and more information, visit https://www.kipsbaydecoratorshowhouse.org/.