#COOLNESS: TOVO DESIGN – TOVO Design is a Florida-based, full-service creative agency specializing in web & print design, brand strategy & in-bound marketing. Their clients include professional services, manufacturers & non-profit organizations. They are on my #coolness list because of the beautiful work they do. You can check out their case studies here and links follow ! […]

House Vision 2013 Tokyo Exhibition

Back in March for almost three full weeks, the House Vision 2013 Tokyo Exhibition , a groundbreaking collection of seminars, installations and an expo, organized by Kenya Hara and Tsuchiya Sadao took place. House Vision seeks to introduce the current Japanese urban lifestyle and discuss how traditional Japanese design elements can be pulled into its future. […]

2013 W Hotels Designers of the Future Award Winners

Design Miami/Basel and W Hotels have announced the winners of the 2013 W Hotel Designers of the Future Award.  This award recognizes emerging designers and studios that are pioneering the field of design. The 2013 W Hotels Designers of the Future Award winners are: Seung-Yong Song from Korea , Canadian-American Jon Stam  and Bethan Laura Wood from the U.K. ! These […]

Kartell Miami Louis Ghost Chair 10th Anniversary Celebration

During Design Miami 2012 Week earlier this month, the Kartell Miami Louis Ghost Chair 10th Anniversary Celebration paid tribute to Philippe Starck’s iconic design with a special in-store installation in the Miami Design District.  As the press release states: “Louis Ghost becomes not only a Kartell absolute best-seller but, on the strength of 1.5 million […]

Tai Ping Carpets x Rita Motta Perez

During Design Miami 2012, the Tai Ping Carpets x Rita Motta Perez installation at Inventory 03: Experience of a City showed that rugs can be elevated to art.   A vibrant purple creation that captured the essense of effervescing bubbles, it was truly an amazing piece to behold. Special thanks to Tai Ping’s fabulous Digital Marketing Manager Lauryn Soden […]

Design Miami 2012: Style,Substance & Innovation

Design Miami 2012 was a happy confluence of outstanding design galleries, glorious collaborations, rousing conversations and amazing, highly collectible pieces. As the latest press release states: “The eighth edition of Design Miami saw record attendance and robust sales throughout its six-day run in Miami, Florida from December 4-9, 2012. Thirty-six of the world’s leading galleries […]

Bisazza Foundation x Arik Levy Design Miami Breakfast

Last Thursday, I was up early to attend the Bisazza press breakfast for Arik Levy‘s  presentation of his permanent commission for the Bisazza Foundation, “Experimental Growth”, including  it’s  interactive video installation, “Virtual Truth”,  at their flagship store in Miami’s Design District. Marie Cristina Didero, Director of the Foundation, was there to introduce this incredible multi-disciplinary artist […]