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WantedDesign Manhattan

WantedDesign Manhattan 2021will be held at the Javits Center on November 14-15. Read the announcement

WantedDesign Manhattan is home to WantedDesign’s signature programs including American Design Honors, Launch Pad and Look Book, as well as intriguing group and country exhibitions.¬†After nine successful years in the Terminal Stores in Chelsea, WantedDesign Manhattan will co-locate with the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) in November 2021.¬†What was originally conceived as a crossroads of culture and commerce has evolved into a singular event where everyone can witness the apex of modern international design in an interactive and immersive way.

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ICFF + WANTEDDESIGN MANHATTAN CLOSEUP

ICFF + WantedDesign Manhattan teamed up to develop a new two-day trade event: CLOSEUP, October 28-29, 2020. A virtual trade event, onstage and online, broadcast live from New York.

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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 Manhattan Online Conversation Series

WantedDesign partners with Design Milk + Clever to build the conversation series and Clever LIVE podcast program at WantedDesign Manhattan.

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Launch Pad 2020 announced

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 of furniture, home accessories, and lighting.

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Announcing Look Book 2020

A program presented with media partner Dwell, dedicated to North American design studios, WantedDesign launched Look Book in 2018 as a new dedicated program for high-end North American designers/ makers/entrepreneurs who want to connect with interior designers and architects

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Announcing American Design Honors 2020: Nina Cho of Detroit, Michigan

WantedDesign is excited to announce Detroit-based Nina Cho as the recipient of the 6th Annual American Design Honors, presented with Bernhardt Design.

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Top 10 Reasons to Be Part of WantedDesign Manhattan

Curious about being part of WantedDesign Manhattan? Here are the top 10 reasons to exhibit with us in 2020. 1. WantedDesign 2020 will be the 10th edition of our design fair. We're celebrating a decade of showcasing design talent and combining commerce and culture with a bigger and better platform than ever. 2. WantedDesign Manhattan…

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