This year at ICFF, Tom Dixon is showcasing their new furniture, lighting and accessories under the theme of the CLUB. The conventional Gentleman’s club is reworked into a contemporary version of the historic British members club – a modern day home-away- from-home, a plush and cultured haven where pleasure and work collide.
A showcase for contemporary furniture design featuring designs latest trends through exhibits and features. May 19th – May 22nd 2012 Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 655 West 34th Street New York, NY 10001 More Info
Straight Line Designs is a 25 year old Canadian workshop out of Vancouver started by Judson Beaumont. Eight crafts people creating installations, sculptures, private commissions and custom-built furniture. In the showcased products Jason uses materials such as alder, Maple, Aluminum, Laminate and Vinyl.
Thelermont Hupton’s products and furniture have become recognizable through their willingness to reflect social conventions and peculiarities, and their strong visual identity and sometimes surprising functionality. The products are ingrained with the mark of well considered, bold and inevitably lively design.
Parsons New School of Design was represent very strongly at the ICFF this year. Here are two projects we liked: “My Phone is Off For You” cell phone cloth which blocks cell phone signals and helps you have a quiet and peaceful meal at the restaurant.