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Taavo Somer


Taavo Somer is a designer, architect, and creative co-founder of the iconic Freemans restaurant, which opened on Manhattan’s Lower East Side in 2004. His projects now include bars, men’s stores, a clothing line, and barbershops. He’s been covered in the New York Times, GQ, Architectural Digest, Vogue, the Wall Street Journal, and Time. He lives in Manhattan and upstate New York with his wife and two daughters.

Works by Taavo Somer

  • freemans