Matthew Rolston, Sam Nazarian, and Danny Meyer to host the grand opening of The Redbury New York on October 25

The grand opening of The Redbury New York, the first New York location of the illustrious Redbury boutique hotel chain, will be celebrated with a private invitation-only party on October 25.     Hosting the event will be renowned photographer and director Matthew Rolston, who is the creative director of The Redbury; famed restaurateur Danny […]

Celebrated Living magazine surveys the remarkable career of Matthew Rolston, from Hollywood photographer and director to A-list creative director

Matthew Rolston‘s accomplishments as a photographer, director, and now creative director range far and wide, and many of the highlights are captured in a profile of Rolston by Celebrated Living magazine. Below, excerpts from “Behind the Lens,” by writer Ed Leibowitz:     Rolston has photographed generations of music and movie stars ranging from Angelina […]

Photographer/creative director Matthew Rolston and sbe hotel group join forces for new boutique hotel The Redbury New York

The hip NoMad district of Manhattan just got a new infusion of style, thanks to photographer and creative director Matthew Rolston and award-winning lifestyle hospitality company sbe. Their latest collaboration, The Redbury New York, made its highly anticipated debut in NoMad this month, marking a complete reimagining of the historic Martha Washington Hotel, a landmark […]

Stuart Elliott’s “Advertising” column in The New York Times spotlights Matthew Rolston’s latest R-ROLL production

When Matthew Rolston conceived the rock & roll theme of sbe Entertainment’s boutique hotel brand the Redbury in Hollywood, it proved to be an instant hit. So it’s no surprise that sbe asked Matthew to help develop the hotel’s new cutting-edge, Web-based marketing campaign, which Stuart Elliott of The New York Times recently chronicled in […]

LOLA, a hot new NYC boutique hotel featuring creative direction by Matthew Rolston, makes its debut

. The Redbury, Matthew Rolston’s debut as a creative director in the hotel industry, was an instant hit when it opened on Hollywood’s legendary Sunset Strip earlier this year, earning a spot on Travel + Leisure’s coveted “It List,” among other accolades. And last week, Matthew’s latest endeavor as creative director was revealed.LOLA, located in […]

Spotlight: Matthew Rolston

Matthew Rolston has photographed just about every film, music, and television star working today. His approach to glamour, which embodies Hollywood’s past and its grand tradition of celebrity portraiture, has helped define the modern aesthetics of celebrity and beauty photography. Matthew’s career as a photographer and director had a most auspicious, and unusual, beginning: He […]

The Redbury and Matthew Rolston featured on “Today” show

The new issue of Travel+Leisure features its 6th annual list of “It List” of the best new hotels, and one of them is the Redbury, whose “splashy décor was masterminded by the hotel’s creative director, fashion photographer Matthew Rolston.” The Today show’s Ann Curry interviewed Sarah Spagnolo of T+L about the article, and the Redbury […]

Matthew Rolston: Photographer, director, “ANTM” guest judge, and… creative director?

Matthew Rolston, the modern master of classic glamor, has added a new title to his resume: creative director. Matthew teamed up with Sam Nazarian, founder and CEO of the luxury hospitality, real estate development, and lifestyle company sbe (the luxe Philppe Starck–designed SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills is among his recent projects), to conceptualize The […]