Design Preview: Design Miami/ 2012 Pavilion

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Snarkitecture Drift Pavilion DM/2012 | TheDecoratingDiva.com

Rendering of New York based design firm, Snarkitecture’s tent architecture for Design Miami/ 2012 – aptly named Drift Pavilion. The concept for developing this structure that marries science, design, art, nature and emotion is explained, “Approached by inflatable structure manufacturer Inflate, Snarkitecture’s Alex Mustonen and Daniel Arsham were inspired to reimagine the material of the familiar white vinyl tent, via … Read More

Design Preview: Design Miami/ 2012 Designer of the Year

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Acconci Studio's Klein-Bottle Playground  | TheDecoratingDiva.com

Design Miami/ 2012 Designer of the Year, Vito Acconci, of Brooklyn-based Acconci Studio will produce a climbing/playing structure to be permanently installed in the Miami Design District by 2014. Klein-Bottle Playground, as the structure is called, was originally developed for the humanitarian "Art for the World" program, as part of a touring exhibition of experimental recreational equipment and toys for … Read More

Design Miami/ Art Basel 2012 – Switzerland Edition

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Todd Merrill Design Miami Basel 2012

Can’t make it to Basel, Switzerland this week for the most coveted design fair on the planet, Design Miami/? Well, no worries. Cristina Grajales Gallery and Todd Merrill Antiques are sharing their exquisitely curated Design Miami/ Basel 2012 vignettes with you. Joseph Walsh’s "Bord Na Ogma" Desk and Table with Jeanne Quinn’s "Everything is Not As It Seems" Chandelier/ lighting … Read More