Both a classicist and modernist Barman confidently stimulates the senses with interiors that are cultured and elegant, striking perfect balance between the sumptuous and the seriously hip.
Rooms with Color
Water Front House
John Barman renowned for injecting contemporary glamour into traditional architecture takes a twenty-first century approach to interiors, seamlessly mixing period decor and antiques alongside modern furnishings, creating a look with an edge. His career in interior design spans over 15 years with a concentration in modern high-end residential projects. His New York City-based design firm, John Barman Inc., takes a very personal and individual approach to each project, with much of the inspiration coming from the client.
Barman is known for his clear-cut, sophisticated style, bold new ideas, and a strong point of view. He favors handsome, crisp lines; the unrestrained use of strong, resonant color; new uses for traditional materials; and the successful marriage of functionality and fine detailing.