The panel that included four New York–based designers: Siobhan Barry, Dash Design partner and executive creative director; Ricardo Nabholz, interior design director for Mancini Duffy; Christine Vandover, principal at HOK; and Clayton Whitman, associate principal at CallisonRTKL.
The 29th annual event will be held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center May 21–24.
Practicing architects and designers are welcome to attend the free reception.
Lenahan discussed his work with Disney as well as his Las Vegas–based firm TAL Studio.
Obama will speak on Thursday, April 27, 12:50–1:45pm.
More than 100 firms and artists from in excess of 20 countries will attend the forthcoming forum.
The Orlando reception will be held during Coverings 2017, the largest international tile and stone exhibition in North America.
The 56th edition of Salone Internazionale del Mobile—Milan’s International Furniture Fair—will be held April 4–9 in Milan, Italy.
Rubbermaid Commercial Products recently hosted a roundtable discussion on the future of design, moderated by Contract Editor in Chief John Czarnecki.
The Irish architects received the Silver Lion at the exhibition in 2012 for their UTEC campus design.
Shinola President Jacques Panis will deliver the keynote address in partnership with WWD.
Practicing architects and designers are welcome to attend the event, which will be held at STIRR, 2803 Main Street, 6–8 p.m.
Fostering engaging and thought-provoking discussion, the Forum is held annually for the leading experts in commercial architecture and interior design.
The exhibit, the Form of Form, is designed by Mark Lee, Kersten Geers, and Nuno Brandão Costa.
Beatriz Colomina and Mark Wigley are curating this year’s examination of design itself.
The 400,000-square-foot museum
rises with three expanding tiers, a “Corona,” in a form akin to a Yoruba
Contract Editor in Chief John Czarnecki will be moderating three different discussions related to commercial interiors in Miami and New York on October 5, 6, and 7.
The biennial’s second edition will take place from September 16 to December 31, 2017.
Airing in December, the documentary will follow the neofuturist’s son exploring some of his father’s most significant projects.
Registration is open for architects and designers to attend the 12th annual Forum, November 9–11
The reception for the Chicago architecture and design community will be held at Vertigo Sky Lounge at the Dana Hotel.
Zones by Teknion and PearsonLloyd was named the 2016 Best of NeoCon Best of Competition.
The renowned Philip Johnson–designed Manhattan eatery closed on July 16 after 57 years.
The keynote also highlighted the six ideas essential for all designers.
The designers and researchers emphasized the need to revolutionize office design to maximize creativity.
The agreement to promote greater emphasis on human health was revealed during WELL founder Paul Scialla’s keynote at NeoCon.
The anthology exhibition will comprise 450 works and coincide with the architect’s 150th birthday.
The exhibition is on view in New York now through August 14
The six-month exhibition will launch as part of the Venice Biennale.
Both speakers will participate in the opening keynote address, “Innovate, disrupt, & take risks.”
Contract magazine is celebrating the kickoff of ICFF and a weekend full of design events around New York by hosting a reception, CitySCENE, on Thursday, May 12.
The trade show will include “Appreciation Days” for specific attendee groups, to facilitate enhanced learning and networking opportunities.
With nearly 200 seminars, 100 tours, 40 events, and more than 800 exhibitors, the event is expected to attract thousands of architects and related industry professionals.
The exhibition incorporates models, drawings, images, and multimedia presentations of more than 40 influential Japanese designs.
Exhibitors and speakers will fill McCormick Place in Chicago, April 18–21, for the annual flooring conference.
North America’s largest annual trade show for retail design and shopper marketing, GlobalShop, will return to Las Vegas, March 23–25, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.
Exhibiting the latest innovations and best practices in the design of living environments for the aging population, the Environments for Aging Expo & Conference will be held April 9–12 at the Austin Convention Center in Texas.
The former home of the Whitney Museum on Madison Avenue will reopen on March 18 as the Met Breuer, a new contemporary arts annex of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
The AIANY Interiors Committee is hosting a speed presentation evening on March 23 at the Steelcase showroom in New York.
Leading designers, architects, and product manufacturers enjoyed an invigorating two days at the 11th Annual Contract Design Forum, held in Savannah, Georgia, in early November.
The first Chicago Architecture Biennial opened in early October as a sweeping, citywide event that was conceived on the model of the contemporary bank—it’s too big to fail.
The event will be held November 14–17, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in Washington, D.C.
As the largest tile and stone trade show in North America, the exposition serves as a launch pad for innovative products, tools, and machinery geared toward the design industry.
Contract magazine and Formica Corporation are teaming up to host a webinar at 10 a.m. ET on October 7, 2015.
Geared toward architects, designers, and facility managers affiliated with General Services Administration (GSA), the show will take place October 28–29 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia.
The Chicago design community and invited guests gathered on June 13 for The Imagine Ball, the 27th annual black-tie fundraising gala for Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS/Chicago (DIFFA/Chicago).
The two-day gathering will be held November 4–6 at The Brice Hotel in Savannah, Georgia.
Martin Lesjak, co-founder of INNOCAD and Contract 2015 Designer of the Year, and fashion designer Anastasija Sugic delivered a keynote presentation at NeoCon about their work through 13&9 Design, of which they are both CEOs and creative directors.
Spanish architect and designer Patricia Urquiola discusses her inspirations, the trajectory of her career, and what she has learned from consistently pushing the boundaries as a woman in the design industry.
Shining a light on a world without AIDS, the organization’s Imagine Ball is the fifth in a series of six Believe Galas dedicated to DIFFA/Chicago grantees.
The lecture will be hosted by the New York chapter of AIA (AIANY) at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26, at the AIANY Center for Architecture.
Produced by Emerald Expositions, the publisher of Contract, ICFF featured 165,000 square feet of exhibition space, a range of events and features, and a number of CEU-accredited education sessions presented by the American Society of Interior Designers.
The 27th edition of ICFF, the premier global design show, will be held at Jacob K. Javits Center in New York, May 16–19.
In collaboration with his firm, Ban’s relief organization Voluntary Architects’ Network (VAN) will assemble shelter and medical aid stations onsite.
In partnership with the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), the institute is seeking Nepalese nationals and experienced professionals to join the initiative.
The performance combined both dance and architectural elements to explore the way people move and react in space.
The exhibition features more than 100 notable works by influential women working with materials, such as textiles, ceramics, and metals.
Over 60 firms and designers, chosen by co-artistic directors Joseph Grima and Sarah Herda, have been announced for the inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial, this year titled "The State of the Art of Architecture."
The annual event joins industry professionals and IIDA New York board members in celebrating the importance of sustainable practices.
Contract magazine’s annual Design Forum was held at Hotel Jerome in Aspen, Colorado.
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced that an exhibition of Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh will be held at its London headquarters from February to May 2015.
Creator of CET Designer software, Configura has published videos, presentations, photos, and exclusive content from its 7th annual CET Designer User Conference.
Last year, SitOnIt Seating and IDEON raised more than $40,000 for partner The Common Thread For The Cure, an organization dedicated to supporting those in the furnishing industry who are battling breast cancer.
The Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany, is hosting a retrospective exhibition of work by late Finnish Modernist architect and designer Alvar Aalto.
The month-long celebration features behind the scenes and walking tours, films, exhibitions, and lectures
The Annual OHNY Weekend was launched in 2003 as part of New York's first Architecture Week
The'Conceptions of Space' exhibit reveals how modern architects articulate space in their work.
The exhibit explores the American architect's celebrated projects, such as the Salk Institute and Kimbell Art Museum.