new york local 09 curated by designboom
may 25, 2009
new york local 09 curated by designboom

‘branching bubble’ series by lindsay adelman
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NY local was part of the cultural off-site events during new york
design week 09. the show
was located in the meatpacking district. the
MPDI program consisted of over 25 exhibitions,
panel discussions an cocktail parties. produced by abe gurko (ABE NY) and annie washburn.

as a city that is rich with diverse juxtapositions of contrasts, new york’s design culture has evolved
into an eclecticism of visual languages which
directly reflect the dynamic mix of its own icons,
references and urban creativity. ‘NY local’ is an exhibition curated by
designboom and
presents the work of some of the big apple’s best transplants, expats, design veterans and rising stars.

participating designers:
lindsey adelman, matt gagnon, paul loebach, kiel meadlmead, alissia melka-teichroew, jason miller
takeshi miyakawa, RBW (rich brilliant willing), garth roberts, john truex, matthew weatherly

‘sprout’ mobile coat stool by matthew weatherly
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russian doll (matryoshka) table (serie of 4 tables) by rich brilliant willing (RBW)
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grid wall by matt gagnon
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‘birdie’ light by kiel mead
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cocktail party
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