Human Kind: 3D Virtual Tour by Design Miami/

Design Miami Presents

Human Kind

Convention Center Drive & 19th StreetMiami Beach, USA

Discover expressions of the Design Miami/ 2021 theme, Human·Kind, spotlighting design-led visions for a more equitable and interconnected future.

Curated by Wava Carpenter
  • 1

    1-800-GET PINK Chair by Joyce Lin

    presented by R & Company
    • 1-800-GET PINK Chair by Joyce Lin

      R & Company

      Joyce Lin

      Joyce Lin - 1-800-GET PINK chair
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    • Joyce Lin’s work visualizes the opaqueness of contemporary society, where modes of production and disposal are obscured, rendering invisible the detrimental consequences of our unbridled consumerism. Lin reminds us to look behind the veil.

      Wava Carpenter

      Design Miami/ Curatorial Director
  • 2

    SIGNAL-3 by Samuel Ross

    presented by Friedman Benda
    • SIGNAL-3 by Samuel Ross

      Samuel Ross

      SIGNAL-3
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    • Intertwining references to West African furniture archetypes and Euro-centric Brutalism, SIGNAL–3 formally proposes a projected post-Atlantic Black-futurity – one where the exclusionary dominance of Modernism has been splintered, expanded, and reconfigured

      Wava Carpenter

      Design Miami/ Curatorial Director
  • 3

    Extraño 1 by Tanya Aguiñiga

    presented by Volume Gallery
    • Tanya Aguiñiga

      Extraño 1
    • In Spanish the word extraño has two meanings: the verb to miss and the adjective strange. The artist explains that the braided wall works in this series were made in the company of grief, gratitude, rage, exhaustion, and worry; responses to the continuous threats to BIPOC communities and the uneven losses inflicted by the pandemic

      Wava Carpenter

      Design Miami/ Curatorial Director
  • 4

    Fantasy Flower 3 by Teemu Salonen

    presented by Todd Merrill Studio
    • Fantasy Flower 3 by Teemu Salonen

    • Unapologetically rooted in kitsch, Salonen’s latest work takes a joy-fueled swipe at elitism and cynicism. Contemporary culture must move beyond these age-old, petty forces—intended only to divide and exclude—if we hope to solve our existential problems.

      Wava Carpenter

      Design Miami/ Curatorial Director
  • 5

    New Nature Mirror by Khaled El-Mays

    presented by House of Today
    • A product of House of Today, the non-profit organization dedicated to supporting Lebanon’s homegrown design culture, Khaled El-Mays’ New Nature collection embodies today’s rising artisanal renaissance as well as the current collective attraction to fantastical forms as solace in the face of difficult times.

      Wava Carpenter

      Design Miami/ Curatorial Director
  • 6

    Embodied Nature by mischer’traxler for Maison Perrier-Jouët

    • Mischer’traxler’s latest project for Perrier-Jouët reminds us that all of the species that share this planet are inextricably interconnected and deserve equal consideration.

      Wava Carpenter

      Design Miami/ Curatorial Director
  • 7

    HUE+MAN Design Competition: Culture Sculptures

    presented by USM Modular Furniture
    • USM in collaboration with Kevin Jones’ Joba Studio spotlight emerging designers of color to help break through some of the persistent barriers-to-entry that have engendered the appalling lack of diversity in the design industry.

      Wava Carpenter

      Design Miami/ Curatorial Director
  • 8

    ON/ by Germane Barnes

    presented by Lexus
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    • Lexus commissioned Germane Barnes to envision a human-centered, carbon-neutral future, inspired by the car company’s LF-Z Electrified project.

      Wava Carpenter

      Design Miami/ Curatorial Director
  • 9

    Tomorrow Land by Studio Proba x Enjoy the Weather

    presented by the Miami Design District

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