NYCxDesign 2017 Must-Sees

What not to miss at this year's NYCxDesign.

1. Mole Armchair: 60 Years

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of Sergio Rodrigues's Mole armchair collection, ESPASSO will be hosting an exhibit which debuts on May 22nd. 

38 North Moore Street
New York, NY 10013
2. Ultraframe by UM Project

Ultraframe showcases a new collection of furniture by UM Project and Apparel, the newest knitted textile by Dutch brand FEBRIK. Presented by Colony Consult. Open May 11-24, 12-6pm.

325 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013
3. Lightness: The Full Spectrum at COLONY

Lightness: The Full Spectrum at COLONY.  Open May 19-24, 12-6pm. Closed Sunday, May 21.

324 Canal Street
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10013
4. Rest Stop at Canal Street Market

Matter exhibits "Rest Stop" presented by Extell's One Manhattan Square in conjunction with Sight Unseen Presents. May 1-31.

265 Canal Street
New York, NY 10013
5. Cody Hoyt's Mad Maps and Chris Wolston's Garden Party at Patrick Parrish Gallery

Patrick Parrish Gallery is presenting two solo exhibitions: a collection of hand-built ceramic works by Cody Hoyt and Columbian-inspired functional ceramic sculptures by Chris Wolston. 

50 Lispenard Street
New York, NY 10013
6. Over / Under

Australian design brand SP01 will make its U.S. debut with the launch of Over / Under, a concept shop developed in collaboration with Ladies & Gentlemen Studio, a w i n d o w studio, and Various Projects. Read the full article here. Open April 28-June 9, Mon-Fri, 11am-6pm. Saturday by appointment only.

325 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013
7. Arper Pop-Up

Arper's new seating collections will be on display through artful settings curated by Sight Unseen. Like-minded brands Studio Proba and Good Thing will provide rugs and accessories, rounding out the colorful, minimalistic design vision, which celebrates the company's distinct aesthetic. Open through May 24.

476 Broadway
Suite 2F
New York, NY 10013
8. Furnishing Utopia: Shaker Design Influence Now

Design Within Reach presents Furnishing Utopia: Shaker Design Influence Now, an independent design collective on exhibition at the brand's SoHo flagship. Read 10 Questions with Studio Gorm, who spearheaded the project. Open May 20-24.

110 Greene St
New York, NY 10012
9. Rachel Comey x Areaware

Areaware and Rachel Comey present Dazzled, a site-specific installation by photographer KangHee Kim. Presented in conjunction with Sight Unseen Presents. May 17-23.

95 Crosby Street
New York, NY 10012
10. Adam Pogue for Commune

Commune and Adam Pogue will debut a new collection of window panels, custom ottomans, and small rugs displayed as built environments in the four windows of ER Butler. Open May 17-June 30. 

55 Prince St
New York, NY 10012
11. Afterglow by Lindsey Adelman

Afterglow, Lindsey Adelman's inaugural group show at her studio's NoHo showroom, showcases fixtures by Mary Wallis and Karl Zahn, along with cushions by Print All Over Me and Project No. 8. Read the full article here. Open May 11-31, M-F, 12-6pm. 

One Great Jones
New York, New York 10012
12. Vitsoe: The Strong Collection

Tom Strong's personal collection of hundreds of Braun products by Dieter Rams, in honor of Rams's 85th birthday this year. Open May 3-24.

33 Bond St
New York, NY 10012
13. 2LG x Custhom for Ligne Roset

UK-based designers Jordan and Russell, founders of 2LG Studio, debut their 2LG x Custhom print collection on Ligne Roset furniture in a special exhibition. 

155 Wooster St
New York, NY 10012
14. Two Mundos at ReGeneration Furniture

New paintings, sculpture, and furniture by Gabriela Valenzuela-Hirsch and emerging Costa Rican artists. May 22-June 2.

38 Renwick Street
New York, NY 10013
15. Designing Women by Egg Collective

Egg Collective presents Designing Women, a group show that features contemporary female designers. May 1-26. Read 10 Questions with Egg Collective founders Stephanie Beamer, Crystal Ellis, and Hillary Petrie.

304 Hudson St
New York, NY 10013
16. Pierre Paulin, Xavier Lust, Patrick Naggar, Marjorie Salvaterra

14 pieces from the PPP archives that have never before been in production for the public, plus the U.S. debut of 6 limited-edition pieces by Belgian metal designer Lust, 10 new pieces by Naggar, and Salvaterra’s striking black and white photography. Opens May 22 at Ralph Pucci New York.

44 West 18th Street
New York, NY 10011
17. Folia at Les Ateliers Courbet

With an exhibition designed by Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance, the Folia collection is inspired by the Vosges forest where Saint-Louis crystal has been fabricated since 1586. Opens May 16.

134 10th Ave.
New York, NY 10011
18. A Landscape for Living

Vitra and Artek designs reimagined in textiles by Hella Jongerius for Vitra and Raf Simons for Kvadrat. With the latest rugs by Nanimarquina. May 19-24.

100 Gansevoort
New York, NY 10014
19. Room With Its Own Rules by Chamber

Chamber Gallery presents Room With Its Own Rules, a collection that will feature newly commissioned, one-of-a-kind and limited-edition design objects made exclusively by women. May 2-July 15.

515 W 23rd St
New York, NY 10011
20. Marcin Rusak's Flora Noir at Twenty First Gallery

London-based designer Marcin Rusak exhibits Flora Noir, a compendious body of nature-inspired furnishings at Twenty First Gallery in West Chelsea. Read the full article here. May 12-June 16.

458 West 22nd St
New York, NY 10011
21. 3form Presents Mobius

Designed by Louis Lim, Mobius is an interactive, circular bench. Activated by touch, it transforms with light. At WantedDesign Manhattan.

269 11th Avenue
New York, NY 10011
22. Avenue Road 8A

The brand’s new conceptual space, designed for its 10th anniversary.

145 W 28th Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10001
23. Study for Screens

Stockholm studio Hem will unveil an installation at WeWork Bryant Park created in collaboration with Philippe Malouin. The showcase will address the future of workspace design through an exploration of screen solutions. Open May 19-23, 11am-5pm.

54 West 40th Street
New York, NY 10018
24. Arita 2016/

MoMA Design Store presents the exclusive U.S. launch of Arita 2016/, a new contemporary porcelain brand designed in collaboration with Japanese craftsmen. The collection combines the talents of ten potteries, renowned for their production of porcelain, with sixteen international designers.

44 W 53rd Street
New York, NY 10019
25. Lee Broom's Windows for Bergdorf Goodman

Lee Broom has designed four menswear windows at Bergdorf Goodman. Open throughout NYCxDESIGN until early June. Read the full article here.

754 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
26. Joseph Walsh Studio Presents REVEAL
Irish-based studio workshop Joseph Walsh Studio presents its REVEAL exhibition at the American Irish Historical Society (AIHS), which includes part of a collection of 24 individual and unique chairs developed for Chatsworth House's private dining room and a bespoke watch cabinet and seat created for the private collection of a father and his son.
991 5th Ave
New York, NY 10028