photograph by Alexandra Rowley


Stephen Wallis has spent two decades producing and shaping content across multiple platforms for award-winning media brands. In addition to overseeing teams of editors, he has helped guide editorial strategies and grow new print and digital initiatives. As a freelance writer and former executive editor for Architectural Digest, Departures, and Art + Auction, he has authored and edited stories about some of the world’s most enterprising and influential figures in the fields of art, design, travel, food, and luxury lifestyle. His work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, the Financial Times, WSJ magazine, T Magazine, Esquire, The Daily Beast, Town & Country, Travel + Leisure, Condé Nast Traveller (U.K.), Food & Wine, Cultured, Galerie, 1stdibs, Interior Design, Art in America, Art & Antiques. He has also contributed to special projects produced by the branded content studios of Time Inc. and Condé Nast, and he wrote the introductory essay for the photography book Turn Shake Flip.