DESIGNS ON HISTORY
Sussanne Khan has all along been designing spaces and homes, drawing inspiration from the history of art and architecture
Sussanne Khan’s The Charcoal Project store in Mumbai’s Andheri west has an interesting collection of art and artifacts. A giant wooden galloping horse almost touches the ceiling, a caged bird, some eye catching timepieces, limited edition photo art pieces, mirrors and wall installations have all been designed by her.
A team of 15 young designers work with her and are kept constantly busy as Khan remains the go- to designer for celebrity homes in Bollywood and for projects like YOO in Pune and The Oberoi in Mumbai.
As you walk up to her den in the Store, you can’t miss tne inscription on each step: Dare to live your own way, Fly like an eagle, Explore the impossible, Stare your fears in the face, Inhale energy exhale hate…
Namrata Kohli chats with Khan on interiors, themes and more.