Bio

Bio

Throughout his career as an interior designer, Tim Clarke has captured the essence of coastal living. His burgeoning collection of modern design embodies sophisticated ease inspired by the coast. The Coastal Modern author perfectly conveys the effortless vibe of life at the beach. At once relaxed and timeless, his seaside elegance and vintage luxury translates into interior spaces that celebrate the relaxed elegance of the perfect beach house, regardless of the architectural style or location of the home

Widely known for creating unique spaces inspired by the coastal lifestyle, Clarke is frequently called upon as an expert in his field. His signature aesthetic has become highly sought-after by clients who want homes, both beach and otherwise, that feel modern while encouraging freedom and lightness without sacrificing style or elegance.

Clarke started his career with world-renowned interior designer Michael Smith (most recently designing the Obama White House) and quickly developed his own list of impressive clients including leaders in entertainment, business, and sports. His celebrity clientele includes SallyField, Matthew Perry, Ben Stiller, Portia de Rossi, and James Spader, to name a few.

Tower 20, his Santa Monica retail location, opened in response to other interior designers and clients who wanted to purchase the unusual and eclectic furnishings and objects for which he is so well known. The store reflects his coastal modern aesthetic, featuring a highly edited selection of art, objects, and books.

Tim Clarke lives in Santa Monica, California.