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10 Must-See Events at NYCxDESIGN

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(Courtesy designjunciton + dwell on design)
(Courtesy designjunciton + dwell on design)

The Architect’s Newspaper‘s editors are involved with quite a few of the fantastic events happening during NYCxDesign from May 6-17. Here are the can’t-miss happenings to add to your calendar if you will be in New York for design week!

BKLYN Designs
What: In addition to showcasing new furniture and accessory designs, BKLYN designs will also be hosting more than 30 sessions of panel discussions, workshops, demos and more that include tastings and walking tours.
When: May 6-8, 2016
Where: Brooklyn Expo Center, Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY

May 7, 2pm – Design and Fabrication Methods in Interactive Architecture
The Architect’s Newspaper
‘s (A|N) Senior Editor Matt Shaw and three Brooklyn-based fabricators discuss the latest in fabrication methods that integrate digital, interactive, and social media technologies.

Frieze New York
What: Frieze takes place on Randall’s island as one of the world’s top contemporary art fairs with brand-new installations and pieces by well-known and up-and-coming artists. Sit down with an AN Interior issue in the Frieze Reading Room!
When: May 5-8, 2016
Where: Randall’s Island Park, New York, NY

Wanted Design
What: For the second year in a row Wanted Design spans two boroughs with locations at the landmark Terminal Stores building on 11th Avenue in Chelsea as well as Industry City, which has quickly become a hub for designers and architects in Brooklyn.|

When: May 7-17, 2016
Where: Brooklyn, Sunset Park, 220 36th Street, Brooklyn, NY

When: May 13-16, 2016
Where: New York, Terminal Stores, 269 11th Avenue

AN Cocktail Crawl
What: Join A|Ndesignjunction + Dwell on Design and multiple showrooms in the Flatiron District for a night of cocktails and design! Smuttynose Brewing Company kindly providing their craft beer at each stop along the way! Register here.

When: May 11, 2016, 6:30-8:30pm
Where: Flatiron District, CLICK FOR MAP

designjunction + Dwell on Design
What: Debuting this year at the ArtBeam warehouse space in Chelsea, the UK’s leading design exhibition will provide a pop-up workspace by WeWork and a cafe featuring new designs from Muuto and Vitra. Additionally they are hosting speakers including Caroline Baumann, director of the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museums, architects Matthias Hollwich of HWKN, and Dong-Pink Wong and Oana Stanescu of Family, just to name a few.
When: May 13-15, 2016
Where: ArtBeam 540 W 21st St, New York, NY
RSVP HERE for 50% off: DESIGNJUNCTION

May 13, 8:30am-10:00am, RIBA Breakfast
The Architect’s Newspaper and RIBA USA New Chapter are hosting an ‘Architects Breakfast.’ The breakfast begins with a presentation by special guest speaker Kai-Uwe Bergmann, partner at BIG Architects. RSVP Here

ICFF
What: This year marks the 28th annual ICFF, America’s largest luxury furniture trade show. There are 165,000 square feet of new designs that will be attended by over
33,000 interior designers, architects, retailers, and more.
When: May 14-17, 2016
Where: Javits Center, New York, NY

May 14, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Join A|N editors and Fermob designer Tristan Lohner for an afternoon pick-me-up at Fermob’s booth #2010. Register here.

May 14, 3:00pm-4:00pm – Design: The Architecture of Storytelling
Olivia Martin, A|N Managing Editor, joins Michael Shvo of 125 Greenwich Street & Alex Mustonen of Snarkitecture in a discussion covering the space between design and architecture, exploring the boundaries of each discipline.

May 17, 11:00am-12:00pm – Architectural Interiors Today
Matt Shaw, A|N Senior Editor, brings Dan Wood, Principal, WORKac, Eva Franch i Gilabert of Storefront/OfficeUS, Florian Idenburg of SO-IL, and Bryan Young of Young Projects to ICFF to share their experience manipulating volume, texture, structure, and materials to create inspirational spaces that bridge the gap between architecture and interiors.

Seaport Culture District Downtown Dialogues: Arup SoundLab
What: Matt Shaw will in conversation with Raj Patel, Principal, Global Leader Acoustics at Arup. The conversation is part of a series of one-on-one discussions between design-oriented professionals based in lower manhattan and respected design journalists are being held at the Seaport district during design week that are open to the public.
When: Monday, May 16th 2016
Where: Seaport Studios – Floor 2, 6:30pm-8:00pm

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