Events for Friday, May 16
6 p.m.–12 a.m.
333 Douglass St, Gowanus
Grand opening for showroom of handcrafted modernist furniture, shelving, and storage systems.
The Conran Shop
Opening of Rojo
6 p.m.–9 p.m.
407 E 59th St
212-755-9079 x 6046
First selling exhibition in the United States of Nani Marquina’s bold rugs, in collaboration with designer Luis Eslava’s collection of Spanish modern furniture.
Launch of the Gallery of Functional Art
8 p.m.-10 p.m.
640 W 28th St
Samsung and Surface present new interpretations of the Samsung Series 6 LCD TV.
4 p.m.–6 p.m.
18 Ninth Ave, rooftop loft
Hosted by Samantha Nestor of Metropolitan Home. Panelists include designers Benjamin Noriega-Ortiz, Jennifer Post, Carl D’Aquino, and Kirsten Brant.
Hudson Furniture Inc.
6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
433 W 14th St
Hudson Furniture, Inc.
Celebrating an expanded showroom with new designs and new collaborations.
Parsons BFA Product Design Thesis Exhibition
7 p.m.–10 p.m.
Felissimo Design House
10 W 56th St
Opening reception for A Good Life featuring thesis projects by graduating students in Parsons BFA Product Design Program. Exhibition on view through May 25th.
6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Preview of Caravan handmade rugs.
6 p.m.–8 p.m.
112 Second Ave, #30, Gowanus
The latest from Viromare’s graphic and product design projects.
UPDATE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER