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Design Miami/ Basel 2013 Highlights

The eighth edition of Design Miami/ Basel was in many ways the momentous fair to date. Over 25,000 visitors explored Hall 1 Süd…

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Museum Matters/ Caroline Baumann, Director of the Cooper-Hewitt Design Museum

From 17th-century wearable textiles to airplane-printed wallpaper to part-Kevlar athletic shoes, design has the task of doing double duty: to function while being beautiful. To trace design’s history stateside, Artsy turns to its partner the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, the only museum in the U.S. devoted exclusively to historical and contemporary design.

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A Visual Recap of Design Miami/ 2012

The amount of activity at Design Miami/ 2012 was truly astounding. More than 30,000 design collectors and enthusiasts visited Design Miami/ 2012…

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BE OPEN Forum at Design Miami/ 2012

The diverse group of speakers at the BE OPEN forum represented the frontier of design. BE OPEN, an initiative that seeks to foster discourse on technology innovation, hosted a compelling panel of designers that break the categories of design, art and problem solving. The forum focused on the idea of sensory design and highlighted a…

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Sebastian Cwilich’s Favorite Work at DM/ 2012

“I’m really drawn to this Wendell Castle stack-laminated coffee table. Beyond it being one of his pioneering, simultaneously functional and sculptural works, the beautiful biomorphic lines remind me of…”

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BE OPEN Forum at Design Miami/ 2012

BE OPEN, a global initiative and creative think tank that focuses on innovative technologies, will again be partnering with Design Miami/ at this year’s fair in December.

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Art and design are longtime partners. They speak to each other and inform each other’s practice and thinking, generating new forms, concepts and movements along the way. Design Miami/ is excited to announce a new partnership with Art.sy – an intuitive online platform for discovering art – that will bring this dialogue to new plateaus.

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