A Gilded Age Tradition Reborn
Immerse yourself in the storied elegance of The St. Regis New York and become a part of its legacy with a bespoke portrait painted by celebrated artist Paul Ferney. This exclusive experience revives a cherished tradition from the hotel’s Gilded Age past, offering you the opportunity to have your portrait captured against the backdrop of iconic spaces like the King Cole Bar, the “million-dollar” staircase, or even within the opulent confines of your suite.
Step into a Canvas of Luxury
Imagine yourself immortalized in oil, the brushstrokes capturing your essence within the grand spaces of The St. Regis New York. Whether you choose the intimacy of the Cognac Room, the grandeur of the ballroom, or the iconic King Cole Bar where the legendary Bloody Mary was born, each location offers a unique canvas for your personal story to unfold.
More Than Just a Portrait
This experience goes beyond just a painting. The team at The St. Regis New York will guide you through every step of the process, from selecting your preferred location to capturing a reference photograph. You’ll have the option to have Paul Ferney join the photographer to help art direct the picture, ensuring your portrait reflects your vision.
A Legacy Delivered to Your Door
Once completed, your one-of-a-kind portrait will be meticulously shipped directly to your home, becoming a treasured heirloom that will forever link you to the timeless elegance of The St. Regis New York.
Unveiling the Artist
Paul Ferney is a renowned New York-based artist whose work has been exhibited in galleries and museums around the world. His captivating portraits capture the essence of his subjects with a masterful blend of realism and impressionism. To get a glimpse into his artistic vision and gain a deeper appreciation of the portrait experience, here’s the work the Mr. Ferney:
Reserve Your Place in History
This exclusive opportunity to be immortalized within The St. Regis New York is available for a limited time only. Contact the concierge team at The St. Regis New York to reserve your spot and begin your journey to becoming a part of the hotel’s storied legacy.
Christopher Parr, is the Editor and Chief Content Creator for Pursuitist, and a contributing writer to USA Today, Business Insider — and the on-air host of Travel Tuesday on Live at 4 CBS. He is an award-winning luxury marketing veteran, writer, a frequent speaker at luxury and interactive marketing conferences and a pioneer in web publishing. Named a "Top 10 Luxury Travel Blogger” by USA Today, Parr has also been selected as the official winner in Luxury Lifestyle Awards’ 2023 list of the “Top 50 Best Luxury Influencers and Bloggers in the World.”