The storied Soho residence of Visionaire journal has quietly gone up on the market, sources completely instructed Web page Six.
The gleaming ground-floor house at 11 Mercer St., within the fashion of its Soho-Forged Iron Historic District, with unique columns, is 3,800 sq. toes with a 200-square-foot mezzanine plus 22-foot-high ceilings.
We hear the live-work or business house has a kitchen, two bogs and storage and laundry services.
Venerable Visionaire launched the primary subject of its synonymous magazine in 1991, helmed by James Kaliardos, Cecilia Dean and Stephen Gan.
When the “three darlings of the Prada set” moved to Mercer Road in 1999, the New York Occasions wrote on the time, “a peril of their impressive new space . . . is the inevitable torrent of the fashionable who stop by to pay court,” together with “models of astonishing beauty” and “Isabella Blow, the wildly eccentric stylist.”
Others who later visited included Girl Gaga, Miley Cyrus, David Bowie and Iman, Beyoncé, Cher, Karl Lagerfeld and Hedi Slimane.
Kaliardos stated when reached for remark that he was “sad to leave” the house, nevertheless it was time.
“We were quite instrumental in developing the area,” he mused; it’s now residence to style manufacturers from Gucci to Alexander Wang.
Again within the day, Visionaire’s epic gatherings would remodel into full-on block events.