Topic of Conversation

Coffee Talk

Decorate your living room with these inspirational and conversation-starter books.

Tim Walker: Story Teller by Tim Walker

Immediately recognized for his dreamy settings and lavish props, Tim Walker’s photography redefines the fashion editorial. Walker’s level of fantastical and whimsical imagery has positioned him an awe-inspiring artist.

 

 

Horse by Kelly Klein

Animal lovers rejoice for Kelly Klein’s breath-taking collection of stallion, mare, and mustang artwork. With photography by the likes of Helmut Newton, Bruce Webber, and Annie Leibowitz, Horse reflects upon the elegance and beauty of these regal animals.

 

 

Linda McCartney: Life in Photographs by Annie Leibovitz, Martin Harrison, and Alison Castle

Music photographer and wife of The Beatles’ Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney’s work is marked for its refreshingly candid, behind the scenes flair. Having captured rock’n’roll legends including the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, and The Beatles, this retrospective of McCartney’s work was pulled from her impressive archive of over 200,000 images.

 

Vogue Living: Houses, Gardens, People introduction by Hamish Bowles, foreword by Calvin Klein

A compilation of images featured on the pages of Vogue and Vogue Living, this book explores the opulent and resplendent homes of fashion power-houses and tastemakers like Oscar de la Renta, Karl Lagerfeld, and Marella Agnelli.

 

 

Taschen’s New York: Hotels, Restaurants, and Shops edited by Angelika Taschen, photography by Poul Ober

Part city guide and party history lesson, this quirky-cool book mixes photography and illustrations to accompany the insiders’ must-see list of New York landmarks and institutions. Taschen’s New York is a fun read for native New Yorkers and visitors alike.