WantedDesign is a platform dedicated to promoting design and fostering the local and international creative community throughout the year. Its two marquee events are held in New York during NYCxDESIGN.

Programs

Since its debut, WantedDesign always had the great ambition to build a unique design destination, where business meets culture. For that reason, its programs were always curated and developed having in mind that anyone in the design community could become involved and learn, meet, discuss, debate.

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WANTEDDESIGN MANHATTAN + ICFF Conversation

Wednesday, September 16 2020. 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT. Unity by Design: Staying Relevant, Taking Risks The power of design: What does that mean today?  With the turbulent times we're all living in, many of us find ourselves asking how we can keep design relevant to people.  To answer that question, listen to a powerhouse…

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WantedDesign Online

WantedDesign partnered with Design Milk + Clever to host a talk series to keep the conversation series alive! This online programming combines new episodes of Clever and live talks. Replay is now available.

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Wanted Interiors Online

The approach for Wanted Interiors is to create an inspiring and engaging environment for visitors to experience products and discover brands in a new way. How to waken the curiosity of visitors by welcoming them to a space that’s between a product showcase and entertainment space, letting them interact with the products in a more intimate and lively way? How to give the participating companies a beautiful place to tell their story in a welcoming environment?

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Launch Pad

A staple in the US, Launch Pad at WantedDesign Manhattan presented with media partner Design Milk, is an outstanding international platform for emerging designers that introduces new concepts and showcases prototypes.

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Look Book

Serving as an inspiring in-person portfolio, Look Book by WantedDesign, presented with Dwell, is a program designed to connect designers and studios from Canada, USA and Mexico with interior designers and architects. 

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American Design Honors

American Design Honors is an award launched in 2015 by WantedDesign with Jerry Helling, President of Bernhardt Design, to support American designers. Through American Design Honors, WantedDesign aims to promote exceptional American Design in the broader international arena while providing a means of support for young designers seeking to amplify their impact and reach.

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