Spencer Bailey



Spencer Bailey is the editor-in-chief at Surface magazine. He has interviewed dozens of leaders in design, including Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid, and Tadao Ando, and is the moderator of the Design Dialogues series of live talks. Previously, he has contributed to The New York Times Magazine and Bloomberg Businessweek, and worked at The Daily Beast, Vanity Fair, and Esquire. He is the author of Tham ma da: The Adventurous Interiors of Paola Navone (Pointed Leaf Press). Bailey is a trustee of the Noguchi Museum in Queens, has served on the New York honorary committee for Van Cleef & Arpels’s L’École, and was on the jury of the 2016 James Beard Restaurant Design Awards. He is a graduate of Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.
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