Sex and Violence - custom remix by Boy Crisis for...
DKS List for Ace Hotel New York
Douglas Kelley is our friend. He’s been sharing his DKS List to clue us in on the best weekly art openings in New York. Every week, we’ll share his special picks for Ace Hotel with you. Look for an updated list on Wednesdays, and let us know what you think of some of these shows. Thursday 25 February Nari Ward LIVESupport at Lehmann Maupin, 540 West 26th Street. 6-8pm. Joe...
An Opening Ceremony
Saturday night we celebrated the opening of our two new retail spaces, Opening Ceremony and No. 8a, for Fashion Week at Ace Hotel New York. We like having parties as much as we like making hotels, so we had fun with some of the elements for OC’s party. Our design partners, OMFGCo, stamped and grommetted leather press and VIP badges, and silkscreened OC x Levi’s gift bags. OMFGCo shared some...
Johnne, Master Wheat Paste Owl: Sleeps By Day,...
Johnne Eschleman is the resident artist at Ace Hotel New York. He also made the walls and signs special at Ace Hotel Portland. Johnne tears up old dictionaries and uses heavy equipment under the influence. He has a good eye for straight lines and lyrics unfurling backwards. He keeps hours we could call odd, but they are our hours, too. If you’re ever standing around in New York or...
House Warming From No. 8a
The team behind No. 8a graced us with two amazing gifts to kick off the opening of their new shop here at Ace Hotel New York this Sunday. The gifts are a sign of new collaborations to come that are beautifully crafted and packaged. Showcased here a handmade Pyrex glass necklace by Jane D’Arensbourg and “delicious treats for hoarding and/or sharing” by Papabubble.
Other Music Curates For Ace Hotel New York
The people at Other Music are curating a collection of CDs and LPs for Ace Hotel New York. You can see them by the front desk, where they’re on sale along with old, cinematic, racy flipbooks and sharp, black pencils. The artists featured in this inaugural set include Four Tet, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Spoon, and an assortment of Brazilian guitarists. Here are Other Music’s notes about...
OPENING CEREMONY at Ace Hotel New York
Opening Ceremony, the high-fashion version of a cultural-exchange program, unveils its new outpost at Ace Hotel New York on Valentine’s Day. They’ll be joined by Project No.8’s anti-souvenir shop, No. 8a. The people behind these shops are curators, rather than owners. They’ll be bringing their pitch-perfect favorites to the Ace, suiting the stores to everything...
ARKITIP Issue 0053X: Mark of Collaboration
Jeremy Pelley x Fritz Mesenbrink x Mathew Foster of OMFGCo Arkitip asked Ace’s Alex Calderwood and John Jay of Studio J to curate their latest issue, X: Mark of Collaboration. It’s made up entirely of creative alliances between artists and innovators. After you look at this selection of pages and pictures of John and Alex working on the issue, you might want to get one. You can do...
LOVE IS ALL: Valentine's Day in New York City
We’re giving away one night in a Loft Suite at Ace New York on Valentine’s Day. Register here, and enter by February 10th (that’s Wednesday). Even if you don’t win, we have other special, somewhat scandalous packages for you and your very important person:
New York City is covered in snow. This picture is from the window of room 918. It’s pretty epic. If you’re stuck here, you can stay with us for not very much, and we’ll buy you a Stumptown hot chocolate while you’re here. If you’re not stuck here, you’re kind of missing out because it looks really beautiful in the streets, and the hot chocolate is...
From Lucien, 6, in the mezzanine drawers at Ace Hotel Portland.
HANDMADE BY REAL PEOPLE.
We worked with Commune Design to make Ace Hotel & Swim Club in Palm Springs. They made The Commune, designed guest rooms and communal spaces, and worked with other collaborators to make Ace Palm Springs the magical place that it is. Commune just opened a Community Shop at our hotel, with things that are handmade by real people, including cups and bowls by Heath Ceramics, who made Do Not...