interior design partner
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Stephen Apking is a champion of design excellence and a member of the Interior Design magazine Hall of Fame. At SOM, Apking leads a studio that addresses clients’ needs holistically by designing the total experience. Stephen’s passion lies in working with legacy brands, such as Four Seasons, Hyatt, Jumeirah, and JW Marriott, and working on the development of new brands including Capella, The James, and The Park. A recognized interior design leader, Stephen’s designs have been featured in such publications as Architectural Record, Interior Design Magazine, Interiors, Contract Magazine, Metropolis Magazine, and others.