Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez
Occupation Designers and Co-Founders of Proenza Schouler
Hometown Montclair, NJ (Jack) & Miami, FL (Lazaro)
Current Residence Brooklyn, NY
WHAT CAN’T YOU TRAVEL WITHOUT?
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE TRAVEL DESTINATION?
Our house upstate.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE THING TO DO ON A SUNDAY AFTERNOON IN NYC?
Garden and cook, hike, watch a little TV.
WHAT HAS INSPIRED YOU RECENTLY?
The Degenerate Art show at the Neue Galerie is spectacular.
WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE NYC RESTAURANTS?
En Brasserie is delicious – we always order the watercress salad with tofu skin. Carbone is always a great night.
WHAT’S YOUR GO-TO SPOT IN NYC FOR DRINKS?
The Tavern on Jane.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE NYC BRUNCH SPOT?
Il Buco Alimentari is a perfect brunch spot – especially upstairs.
WHERE DO YOU GET YOUR ART FIX IN NYC?
Our friend’s gallery – Algus Greenspon.
WHAT’S A MUST-DO RECOMMENDATION FOR NYC VISITORS?
Farmers markets are incredible.
WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR FAVORITE NYC STORES?
We are both fans of Uniqlo – it’s great for basics and covers all the bases. We also like John Derian in the East Village.
WHO ARE SOME OF YOUR FAVORITE MUSICIANS?
Deerhunter, Atlas Sound and Ariel Pink.