Events for Sunday, May 18

Much Assembly Required

3 p.m.–5 p.m.
678 Hudson St
Introducing the Ego lamp collection by Viktor Jondal, a Swedish, New York-based product designer.

11 a.m.–2 p.m.
138 W 25th St, 3rd floor
Marc Sadler presents The Artificial Nature of Ombelico.

Artsee Eyewear
5 p.m.–7 p.m.
863 Washington St
Cocktail reception for Space at Other Spaces, an installation that leverages specific visual technologies.

5 p.m.–7 p.m.
805 Washington St
Opening for Swedish illustrator Liselotte Watkin’s Box of Pin-ups.

Bernhardt Design/Gaia and Gino/Fast Company
6 p.m.–9 p.m. (Invitation Only)
Helen Mills
137–139 West 26th St
Celebrate the leading design talent of today and tomorrow.

A Weekend with Friends

5 p.m.–7 p.m.
13 Gansevoort St
Featuring hat designer Victor Osbourne and the bag designer of Neiko Designs.

Carlos Miele
5 p.m.–7 p.m.
408 W 14th St
Rising star Jeff Miller exhibits his most recent designs for Baleri Italia and presents his first monograph.

Design Within Reach, Meatpacking District
Wry and Ginger by Azure

6 p.m.–8 p.m.
408 W 14th St
Canadian design with a twist.

5 p.m.–7 p.m.
30 Gansevoort Street
Presenting bamboo sculptures using the “tie and knot” technique by Thai artist Korakot Aromdee.

Fritz Hansen
6 p.m.–9 p.m.
22 Wooster Street
Fritz Hansen will be hosting a cocktail party.

Gracie and Mobile Light
5 p.m.–7 p.m.
Jean Shop, 435 West 14th St
212-924-6816 or 212-366-5326
Celebrating Gracie hand-crafted wall coverings inspired by traditional Japanese tea leaf papers, and MOBILE LIGHT, which emits light using LED’s powered by the sun.

Hardcore Café,
4 p.m.–8 p.m.
New Finnish Design and New York Talks: Wonderland

413 West 14th St
Panel discussion and cocktail party hosted by Wendy Goodman of New York featuring designers from the magazine’s Wonderland-themed issue.

M2L’s Iconic Finds—Holland EVE NYC
5:30 p.m.–9 p.m.
410 West 14th St, 2nd Fl
Masterworks from the 1930’s to today with special guest Ries Seijer, Rietveld’s grandson.

Material ConneXion
5 p.m.-8 p.m.
127 W 25th St, 2nd Fl
An evening of enlightening your senses.

Michael Angel’s Wonderland Beauty Parlor
5 p.m.–7 p.m.
418 West 13th St
Toast the one-year anniversary of the world’s first scratch-n-sniff wallpaper, the Fruit Cocktail Collection by Michael Angelo for Flavor Paper.

International Design Awards
5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
HK Lounge, 405 W 39th St
Reception for winners of the Land & Sea Competition for Sustainability.

Jeff Miller at Carlos Miele
5 p.m.–7 p.m.
408 W 14th St
Presenting Jeff Miller’s recent designs for Baleri Italia and his first monograph.

Kikkerland Design Inc.
Good. Small. Design.

5:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m. press;
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
(Invitation Only)
Dieu Donné Papermill
315 West 36th St
Event to view the world’s largest table—seen through a magnifier.

Leo Kesting Gallery
5 p.m.–7 p.m.
812 Washington St
Chalk Shoes to the High Line is an exhibition of green chalk shoes used in a street performance commissioned by Friends of the High Line.

Orange22’s Botanist Blank Canvas Event
8 p.m.–11 p.m. (Invitation Only)
Chelsea Art Museum
556 W 22nd Street
Eight icons of design launch the Blank Canvas Project. Sponsored by Surface.

Raydoor, Inc. & Häfele America Co. Liquid Wall Party
7 p.m.–10 p.m.
Häfele America Co.
25 E 26th St
An interactive journey of kinetic design, light, and technology. Presented by the Architect’s Newspaper.

Rubin Chapelle and IDSA New York Opening reception for Equilateral 08:01
7 p.m.–9 p.m.
410 W 14th St
A unique environment where product design, fashion, and lighting intersect.

Shelly Steffee
5 p.m.–9 p.m.
34 Gansevoort St
Featuring three new limited edition series by designers Genevieve Bennett, John Truex, and Holler Design duo Matt Alexander and Melissa Watkins.

bring it to the table

11 a.m.–1 p.m.
126a Front St
Redirect, rethink, reinterpret. A design movement is changing the way we think and live.

Suite New York
8:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. (Invitation Only)
625 Madison Avenue, Suite 218
The second annual Breakfast of Champions celebrates the
products of our manufacturers.

5 p.m.–7 p.m.
40 Gansevoort Street
The world premier of David Ellis’s motion painting Baker’sBaker’s.

The Vitra Store
6 p.m.–9 p.m. (Invitation Only)
29 9th Ave
Super Normal exhibition opening with special guests Jasper Morrison and Naoto Fukasawa.

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