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Drew Barrymore's Husband Has a Pretty Intense Home Office

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Art consultant Will Kopelman, who is best known to the world as Drew Barrymore's husband, has invited Architectural Digest into his most sacred of spaces: the "private domain" he created for himself in their Los Angeles home, right off the master bedroom, which is "akin to an updated Edwardian smoking room or a stylish garçonnière." Apparently, Barrymore cried the first time she saw it, which is amazing.

"I wanted to create a space that is a completely unfiltered expression of my aesthetic," Kopelman tells AD. His combined office, bath, and dressing room (which took him three years to perfect) is entered by a very heavy-looking door upholstered in tufted suiting fabric. His desk faces two well-worn mocha leather chairs and an Ed Ruscha painting with the words "KILLER INSTINCT" on it, the personal significance of which Ruscha is more than happy to elucidate: "Will thinks and acts like a true gentleman, but, as his wife says, he has a killer instinct."

Probably the most head-turning piece is a full-size reproduction of John Singer Sargent's "El Jaleo." Opposite that are seven shelves worth of art books and artifacts, including a Campbell's soup can signed by Andy Warhol.

Kopelman's walk-in color-coded closet leads to the bath, which is covered in a brown marble that is so rich, it begs one to imagine "Mr. Barrymore or some other Tinseltown boulevardier taking a soak here while puffing on a Montecristo and fielding phone calls from cooing starlets and demanding producers." He calls it "my own personal bubble of peace."

Read the full writeup here.
—Alexa Carrasco

·Art Adviser Will Kopelman Devises A Sophisticated Home Office [Architectural Digest]