THE DESIGN MIAMI, PRIVILEGED PLACE OF CREATION AND CREATIVITY
With a the December edition in Miami (USA) and another one in June in Bale (Switzerland) per year, the Design Miami is one of the biggest and most expected worldwide fair in the design industry.
For the 2018 edition in Miami, from december 5th to the 9th, during 5 frenetic days the Design Miami gathered passionates, professionals and amateurs, in order to celebrate the design culture in all its aspects.
The design Miami is a high range fair, where exhibitors present their creations, exchange on their know-how and discuss of tomorrow’s trends.
To discover :
Designers’ exhibitions from every horizons, including furnitures, lightings and other decoration accessories
Conferences lead by big names of design, architecture and art
Possibility to order pieces in exclusivity
MAIN EVENTS OF THE DESIGN MIAMI
GALLERIES TO HIGHLIGHT EXCEPTIONAL ARTISTIC CREATIONS
Design Miami’ galleries create a market for collectors design, where the most reputed galleries exhibit furnitures, lightings and other artistic creations. The pieces showed for this occasion are essentially influenced from modernism (1900) to today , with collections specialized in antiquities from 18th century and 19th century.
CURIO, THE NEW EXHIBITION PLATFORM OF THE FAIR
Curio includes surprising installation of scientific and technologic research, as well as artisanal and creative production.
THE COMMISSION PROGRAM TO EMERGE NEW TALENTS
The design Miami appealing promising young architects to design the entrance of the fair as part of its Commission program. A beautiful initiative.
TALKS TO DEBATE ON MOST INTERESTING CURRENT DESIGN SUBJECTS
The design talks program has for purpose to cross influencers’ opinions in the design industry.
This year, find below the main conferences :
Design education for a changing world, with Carolina Garcia Jayaram, Sabine Marcelis, and Ruki Neuhold-Ravikumar
Students innovating design from the inside out, with Michael Buzzard
Individualism and the spectrum of modernism, with Mattia Bonetti, Rene Gonzalez, Chad Oppenheim and Mark Bickerstaffe
Human-oriented forms in art, design and architecture, with Virgil Abloh, Arthur Jafa, Francis Kéré, Torkwase Dyson and Grace Wales Bonner
THE VISIONARY AWARD TO REWARD THOSE WHO REVOLUTIONIZING DESIGN
The winner of the award is rewarded for its continuous, tangible and sustainable impact in the world of design. This year the Visionary Award was awarded to the contemporary artist Pedro Reyes and world designer Carla Fernandez. They will present a collaborative exhibition during the show.
DESIGN MIAMI / www.designmiami.com