When asked to name her occupation Eleanor Ambos, looks up and then without pause looks you in the eye and answers ‘crazy’. Here is a women who has spent the last 35 years renovating an old warehouse on Long Island and collecting many floors worth of furniture and accessories. Used for interior design projects, photo shoots, and the location of formal events, the Metropolitan building in Long Island and several other locations upstate are her creative playground.
Nomadique, a creative collective in Brooklyn, has created a short film that captures exquisitely her spirit and struggles as she enters her 80’s and the modern era. She is truly an original and should be honored as the inner design voice we can only dare to tap into and express from ourselves.