Archinect - News 2017-09-22T11:27:05-04:00 Peter Shelton, Architect Who Made Luxury Minimal, Dies at 67 Archinect 2012-09-04T17:25:00-04:00 >2012-09-11T09:37:20-04:00 <img srcset=" 1x, 2x, 3x" src="" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><em><p>Mr. Shelton and his longtime design partner, Lee Mindel, were known for a distinctive modernist aesthetic that blended clean lines with references to classical periods to create opulent settings. Their less-is-more sensibility became a hallmark for apartments ringing Central Park. &ldquo;Truly they were leaders in their field,&rdquo; said Margaret Russell, the editor in chief of Architectural Digest. &ldquo;They won pretty much every award a firm could win.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>