Showtime is looking to the Cassa Hotel and Residences in New York to make its hit TV shows come alive, via design. Debuting on September 7th, top designers and architects will design a room in the three penthouses inspired by each of Showtime's series: Dexter, Nurse Jackie, Weeds, United States of Tara, The Big C, The Borgias, and Californication.
The designer lineup includes Jeff Andrews of Jeff Andrews-Design, Space 4 Architecture, Robert Bristow and Pilar Proffitt of POESIS, Keith Baltimore of the Baltimore Design Group, Marc Thorpe of Third Eye Studios and David Schwarz of HUSH Studios, John Loecke and Jason Oliver Nixon of John Loecke, Inc., Gregory Okshteyn of Studios GO, Katie Lydon Interiors, Brooks Atwood of POD Design + Media with Perlin Studios, Stephen Chung/architect and Matthias Altwicker/AB Architekten, Laura Bohn Design Associates, Eric Chan, Bradley Price and Jeff Miller of ECCO Design, BG Studio International Inc., and Bruce Mau Design.
The Showtime House will be open to the public each Saturday from September 11th through October 24th. Tickets are $15 and all proceeds will benefit the Harlem Children's Zone.
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