Inspired by Heritage, Glamour, and Sophistication

Restoration

THE CLOCK

Experts dismantled the two-ton 1893 World’s Fair Clock to begin its restoration. Once cleaned and rebuilt, it will return to the center of the hotel’s Peacock Alley.

“THERE IS AN AWESOME RESPONSIBILITY THAT COMES WITH RESTORING SUCH A TIMELESS PART OF NEW YORK’S AND THE WORLD’S CULTURAL FABRIC. THE WALDORF ASTORIA WILL ALWAYS BE AN AMERICAN ICON.”
SKIDMORE, OWINGS & MERRILL

Design

“I REALLY ENJOY HANDCRAFT AND THE AMAZING FINISHES AND TEXTURES THAT OUR ARTISANS CAN ACHIEVE. THAT’S WHAT CREATES THE MAGIC.”
JEAN-LOUIS DENIOT

Art Curation

“ART ADDS VALUE. IT ENHANCES YOUR EXPERIENCE. NONE OF US NEEDS ART TO LIVE. YET YOU CAN’T IMAGINE LIVING WITHOUT IT.”
SIMON DE PURY