“simplicity is the ultimate sophistication”
Mark Rose’s love of flowers and entertaining began at an early age. His education at New York University focused on architecture, art and design. He is a world traveler, finding beauty and inspiration in unexpected places.
Mark’s career began in Washington where he collaborated on events at The National Gallery of Art, The Library of Congress, The Smithsonian Museum and The Washington Opera.
The opportunity to join Robert Isabell’s team brought Mark back to New York, followed by a design position with Preston Bailey. Mark’s affable reputation and elegant style attracted the attention of Elliot Atlas, who chose him to oversee the public flowers and events at The Plaza Hotel and the Pierre Hotel for a decade. These grand hotels, and other prominent venues throughout New York have been ideal locations to showcase Mark’s signature style. Mark has designed spectacular wedding receptions, corporate galas and charity balls in the celebrated spaces, bringing his elegant point of view to every project.
Mark Rose’s work has appeared in Town & Country, In Style Weddings, The Knot, Grace Ormond Wedding Style, People Magazine, Elegant Bride, The New York Social Diary, The Washington Post, Hamptons, Quest and Avenue Magazines.