Interior Designer James Rixner, an architectural aficionado, came to New York with a Master’s Degree in Urban Design. He switched professions and successfully established himself as a trend setting designer over the past 35 years.
James has developed a sophisticated style that always amazes. His interiors epitomize refinement, elegance, serenity, and suitability. Equally comfortable working with antiques, chic mid-century furniture, or up to the minute contemporary pieces, his projects span many styles and time frames.
James has been a show-stopping presence with critical acclaim as a five-time featured Kips Bay Showhouse participant and as a three-time participant of Holiday House. His work has been prominently featured in major shelter publications including Traditional Home, New York Spaces, Interior Design, and The New York Times Magazine Design Section.
Mr. Rixner is a professional member of ASID, an NCIDQ certificate holder and also holds a New York State license as a Certified Interior Designer. Former positions include the interior design division of Bloomingdales, HLW Architects and Hinson & Company. He has also served as an instructor at Parson’s School of Design.