Mr Bernard Khoury

Fast Facts

  • Brand: Marcello Gandini
  • Shirt: James Perse
  • Trousers: Liwan farmer’s trousers
  • Shoes: Paraboot 'Alsace'
  • Bag: Johnny Farah shoulder bag

Biography

Studied architecture at the Rhode Island School of Design and received a Masters in Architectural studies from Harvard University. In 2001, Mr Khoury was awarded the Borromini prize given to architects under the age of 40. He has lectured and exhibited his work across Europe and the U.S. Current projects include the Epygi Park Master Plan in Armenia and Plot PJTRH00 in Dubai. www.bernardkhoury.com

Recent Work

Mr Khoury's Recommendations

FAVOURITE RESTAURANT AND DISH

Restaurant de l'Hotel de Ville (Philippe Rochat) in Crissier, Switzerland (try the whole menu).”

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BEST BAR

“I rarely drink cocktails…maybe the sake martini at Casablanca, Beirut.”

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VACATION CHOICE

“My last memorable vacation was in the Swiss Alps riding motorbikes.”

TOP CITY

“New York City. Because I no longer live there.”

FAVOURITE HOTEL

“Hotel Ca Maria Adele, Venice.”

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TYPE OF BAG

“Shoulder strap leather bag by Johnny Farah.”

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FAVOURED BRAND

“Marcello Gandini. His work for coachbuilder Bertone in the late-Sixties and early-Seventies.”

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ESSENTIAL WARDROBE ITEM

“My underwear…Because it’s the most essential item in my wardrobe and it keeps my genitals warm.”

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MOST BEAUTIFUL WOMAN

“My mother.”

STYLE ICON

“Jeffrey Lebowski.”

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STYLE TIP

“Beware of fashion.”

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TAILOR

Lina Audi

BEST SHIRT BRAND

James Perse

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CUT OF TROUSERS

“Traditional Lebanese farmer’s trousers made by Liwan.”

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UNDERWEAR CHOICE

Calvin Klein Underwear , black cotton tight bermudas.”

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PREFERRED JACKET STYLE

“Anything that does not show a brand.”

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SHOE MAKER

“Paraboot 'Alsace'.”

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FAVOURITE GROOMING PRODUCT

“I do not groom.”

DREAM CAR

“Donkervoort d8GT.”

WATCH BRAND

“Bell & Ross (BR 03-94)”

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ESSENTIAL GADGET

“My Monster Motorbike.”

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BEST BOOK

“I’m a Lebowski. You’re a Lebowski.”

FAVOURITE ALBUM

“‘L’Homme à tête de chou’ by Serge Gainsbourg”

Brands Favoured by Mr Khoury