NYCxDesign 2019: Preview Manhattan’s Design Districts

See just a few of the sights and destinations that await you in Manhattan's Design Districts, which are located in NoMad, Soho, Tribeca, as well as Downtown Manhattan.
NYCxDesign 2019 Design Districts

At the showroom of German lighting-design brand Ingo Maurer (Soho Design District), view this paper lamp—a spontaneous, spiraling composition. Courtesy the designer and manufacturer

Among the pleasures of NYCxDESIGN is exploring the many free and public cultural happenings throughout the city. In Manhattan’s design districts in particular, shops, showrooms, galleries, and studios will open their doors, affording the opportunity for makers, connoisseurs, and patrons to mix and mingle. Join an architectural walking tour through Madison Avenue’s historic fashion district, or head south to discover high-end furnishings in NoMad, Soho, and Tribeca, as well as the new Downtown Design District, which encompasses art and design from South Street Seaport to the Oculus. Wherever you roam, discoveries await. Here is a taste of work that brings whimsy, beauty, and comfort to everyday living.

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