American fashion designer Kasper has long been an avid collector of contemporary art. The steel-gray walls of his Manhattan apartment’s dining room beautifully offset works by Edward Burtynsky and Anselm Kiefer. (April 2011)
Gray’s air of elegance can elevate more-casual decor choices, such as industrial-style fixtures and fouta towels, in the master bath. It also tends to be a bit easier on the eye than adding more stark white to the space.