WantedDesign’s industry partner, WestEdge Design Fair, is happening soon (October 16-19, 2014). WestEdge gives the opportunity to shop from premium home furnishings brands-many new to the West Coast and meet the designers behind thousands of inspiring products. Attendees gain insight from leading names in the design industry with a full series of educational programs and special events. More
Are you ready for New York City’s architecture and design month? WantedDesign will co-host and support 2 events in association with Archtober, Architecture and Design month in New York City, in October 2014. After a successful fourth edition of WantedDesign and a program curated at Industry City in Brooklyn last May for NYCxDESIGN, now in preparation for 2015 at the Terminal Stores building in West Chelsea (May 15-18), the organization continues to nurture the design conversation during the year in New York. More
WestEdge Design Fair Returns to Santa Monica’s Barker Hangar Oct. 16-19. The West Coast Design Event Set to Attract Influential Design Community and Enthusiasts with Curated Selection of Leading Brands, Series of Special Events, Panels and Workshops. After its successful debut last fall, WestEdge Design returns to The Barker Hangar for its second edition October 16-19, 2014. Over the four day event, attendees will be able to explore hundreds of products from leading names in the design industry (from furniture and lighting, to kitchen, bath, outdoor furnishings and other products for the home). More
Last May, WantedDesign and Industry City invited Sebastian Errazuriz to create an installation during NYCxDesign, The Giant Golden Piñata. “I had just reached my first year of working at the new studio in Sunset Park and I wanted to create a piece that could be festive and be part of a celebration,” said Errazuriz. The Giant Golden Piñata was hung between buildings and filled with $1 bills; at the closing day of the event IC/Design people were invited to grab some red sticks and have a go at it. It was a blast! More
WantedDesign is an international and transdisciplinary design platform that focuses on foster dialogues, establishing relationships and new collaborations along the year; and it’s proud to announce that the Holy Stools, by the furniture design company founded by François Chambard and based in Brooklyn, UM Project, will be part of Ensemble, an exhibition organized by Serge Bensimon that will open on Friday, September 5, at the Gallery S. Bensimon in Paris. For more info visit www.gallerybensimon.com.