Nicolas Godin

T: The New York Times Style Magazine



Taking Serge Gainsbourg’s moody, tenebrous apartment on the Rue de Verneuil as a reference, Godin worked with the artist and decorator Mathias Kiss to turn the place into something he felt was more “vibey.” Their goal was a self-consciously Proustian revival of the rooms of Godin’s childhood, except that the interiors he craved were perhaps less akin to madeleines, which no one ever stopped liking...


Words by Lauren Collins