1984年在美國紐約麥迪遜大道上開幕的Morgans，被視為Boutiqie Hotel精品旅館的鼻祖，創辦人即Ian Schrager，他早在70年代，在紐約開幕夜總會俱樂部Studio ，更締造了一代傳奇。
也許你正住在或曾經去過他所經營設計的任何一間旅館、夜店，他所創造、設計和管理的酒店、餐廳、會所，甚至住宅，要比坊間知悉得更多，他在挑戰整個世界的各種房地產開發項目，企圖重新定義奢華和魅力。全書有兩百多張從未公開的照片，包括精彩夜店Morgans, Paramount, Delano, Mondrian、紐約著名的Gramercy Park Hotel，以及設計鬼才Philippe Starck, 英國簡約風格大師John Pawson等當代知名設計師為Ian Schrager所設計的作品，都完整呈現在這本讓人看了不可思議的Ian Schrager: Design。
Long awaited, this volume spans almost forty years of contemporary high design as masterminded by Ian Schrager. Known for being the originator of the mythical Studio 54, as well as a creator of the boutique hotel, Ian Schrager has done much more than create, design, and manage hotels, restaurants, clubs, residential buildings, and various real estate developments throughout the world he has challenged and redefined the idea of luxury and glamour. These spaces are renowned destinations for evening social spaces and fabulous, memorable parties as well as restful, urban oases.This book presents many never-before-seen photographs from hotels such as the Morgans, Paramount, Delano, Mondrian, and the famed Gramercy Park Hotel in New York that Schrager collaborated on with the painter Julian Schnabel; residential properties, including 40 Bond Street and 50 Gramercy Park North; and the legendary club Studio 54.With more than 200 photographs and texts from the most important designers of our generation including Philippe Starck, John Pawson, and Jacques Herzog, all of whom also have designed for Schrager the book reveals some of the highest and most successful expressions of environmental curation to date. This volume will have an enduring impact on entrepreneurs, interior designers, industrial designers, and cultural communities alike.