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  • Martin Parr: Photography and the Meaning Of Life

    Martin Parr: Photography and the Meaning Of Life

    On NoMad London's new podcast, Common Decency, award-winning writer and podcast host Howie Kahn sits down with leading artists, performers, writers and more to discuss what’s at stake in their work, which details matter most and how their lives and processes converge.The conversation is an attempt to grapple with and illuminate the fascinating building blocks…

  • Robin Standefer: Releasing The Ghosts

    Robin Standefer: Releasing The Ghosts

    Roman and Williams cofounder Robin Standefer talks about the unique and complicated design challenges of turning London's historic Bow Street Magistrates' Court and Police Station into the new NoMad hotel. Listen here...

  • The Body Creates A History

    The Body Creates A History

    NoMad London invited Swiss-born artist Caroline Denervaud to Bow Street Magistrates' Court prior to the renovation, to explore the bones of the building and to visualize its transformation through her kinetic artistic process. The paintings she created for the hotel are centerpieces of the richly layered guest room artwork programme curated by be-poles. A lyric…

  • Shelf Life: Inside The NoMad Library Collection

    Shelf Life: Inside The NoMad Library Collection

    On a visit to NoMad New York this winter, Kwasi Hope Agyeman spent some time perusing the books on the shelves in the Library. What ensued was a series of wonderful social media videos exploring the collection and the histories contained within it; at a time when travel is limited, the videos transported us to the…