Lidewij Edelkoort is proud to announce that a new edition of Talking Textiles will take place from February 3 – April 15, 2012 at the Designhall, a new venue for presenting design in Stockholm, located opposite the Konstfack University campus.
New York City
Moss has announced that, after 18 years of business, the New York City shop will close on February 17th 2012.
Murray Moss told the New York Times that he felt that the shop had become 'a free museum' and that 'the old paradigm wasn't working.'
Plusdesign presents “Weaving” Traditions, a solo exhibition signed by the Dutch designer Kiki van Eijk, made in collaboration with the gallery Secondome of Rome, NODUS Milan and Bernhardt Design in North Carolina.
This past weekend 'David Hockney RA: A Bigger Picture' opened at the Royal Academy in London. This show is reported to be London's biggest blockbuster exhibition of the year- already selling out all advanced tickets for the next three months.
Prada presents the “24 h Museum“, designed by Francesco Vezzoli with AMO, Rem Koolhaas' think tank.
The Museum of Modern Art announces that Pedro Gadanho, a Lisbon-based architect, curator, and writer whose international work has focused on the connections between architecture and contemporary culture, has been appointed Curator in the Department of Architecture and Design
Fabrica, the Benetton Group’s communication research center, will present the MOBILE MUSEUM staged at the Design Museum in Helsinki as part of Designworld, an exhibition that considers design in terms of the basic needs of man and society, while reflecting the various ways in which design can influence matters in global perspective.
The exhibition Building the Revolution: Soviet Art and Architecture 1915–1935, at the Royal Academy, examines Russian avant-garde architecture made during a brief but intense period of construction and design that took place from c.1922 to 1935.
Phillips de Pury & Company appoints Niklaus Künzler as contemporary art specialist based in Zurich and Thomas Dryll as contemporary art specialist based in Paris.