Who We Are

Located in the epicenter of TriBeCa, Art et Maison opened its doors in May of 2004

Working with some of Italy’s premier manufacturers of high quality kitchen, bathroom, case goods and furniture, founders Olga Sivkova and Maria DeFilppis established Art et Maison with the objective of becoming a major participant in the home furnishing business working closely with architects, developers, interior designers, distributors, store buyers, and private clients in areas of residential, commercial and hospitality.

In the modern day world of home furnishings, Art et Maison serves as the reference point of advanced ideas of quality. Our exclusive collections are created by talented Italian artisans whose skills have been handed down through the centuries and who marry the art of hand craftsmanship with state of the art technology.

Art et Maison brings the best of the Old World into the New for a lifetime of elegant living.

Our Team

  • Olga Sivkova

    Co-Founder and CEO

    Olga has been working over several years on a lot of projects with major architectural firms, interior design companies and private clients delivering unique products from Italy promptly and, efficiently, providing different options in designs and materials and establishing terms with the factories.

    She brings her expertise to the kitchen design process not only in the cabinetry and its finishes, but also assists clients in the full process of selecting appliances, fabrication and installation of countertops and backsplashes. Olga plays a major role in the development of Art et Maison brand, website and social media outreach. She is in charge of day to day operations and business planning for Art et Maison.

  • Maria DeFilippis

    Co-Founder and Sales Director

    With over thirty years in retail, Maria works closely with clients to fulfill on all their design needs, whether it is a closet wardrobe, bathroom renovation or furnishing a 3,500 square foot loft. Maria oversees the logistics of bringing clients products door to door, responsible for the coordination of delivery and installation.

    Maria has strong ties with the real estate brokers marketing new developments and Art et Maison has designed and furnished several sales offices.

    She also works closely with developers on contract projects facilitating shop drawings, estimating, on site dimensions, inspections, delivery and installations and punch list.

    Maria and Olga have cultivated their skills in interior design and together they offer their clients the best of Italian contemporary kitchens, bathroom and furniture. After several years working with major architects they established impeccable reputation for Art et Maison as a major player in new development of residential, office, retail and hospitality spaces. They share a common aesthetic and divide their strengths into the concept, management and evolution of Art et Maison.