Gotham PR client, Michael Dawkins, new eponymous DAWKINS collection of custom furnishings, launched at High Point Market 2018 earlier this week. The debut of DAWKINS, fused quiet elegance with progressive design, a signature of Michael Dawkins Home.
The Architectural Digest Design Show, currently in its 17th year, brings together over 40,000 design aficionados to interact with incredible displays from more than 400 brands.
Taking place March 22-25, over the course of 4 days, the carefully curated presentation, celebrates design.
For tickets and further information on the event, see here.
Explore 2018’s most innovative international and Canadian design. With three full days of inspirational exhibits, influential speakers & leading products, IDS is not just a fair — it’s a total design experience.
Shaping the industry for the year to come, Relative Space is thrilled to announce their featured collection: Open Frameworks by Hadi Teherani.
Including a bonus Q&A with Hadi Teherani, the exhibit is not to be missed.
For more information on attending IDS, see here.
This 14-foot, three-dimensional head is an interactive sculpture. Covered in 300 LED panels and 850,000 LED lights, the piece projects the head of passerby’s via a photo booth in the back to the audience. This video shows a glimpse into the experience viewer’s are seeing.
As quoted in Fast Co Design, “The sculpture addresses the relationship between self and representation of self, asking the subject of the portrait to reconsider presence through magnification,” writes Mohr. “It is intended to provide amusement and evoke larger discussions around the phenomena of social media, diversity, and the power dynamic of public art.”
Read the full article, here.
Metropolis sits down with Mostafavi and John Portman’s son, Jack, to discuss the architect’s legacy and a new book re-examining his legacy.
Quoted as a “Renaissance Architect,” by Harvard GSD’s Moshen Mostafavi, John Portman is a true maverick.
Read the full article detailing his renowned style, here.
The GPR team will be visiting the new exhibit described as a “multi-component exhibition featuring interactive installations, immersive environments, and performing objects that explore how the ephemeral and abstract nature of sound is made material.”
Leading support for Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound was generously provided by the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.
Discover the full article, here.
Gotham PR is thrilled to announce that renowned client, John Portman & Associates book, Portman’s America & Other Speculations, has been named as one of the top 25 must-read Architecture and Design books of Fall 2017 by Metropolis.
As seen in Metropolis, “Portman’s America explores the architect-developer’s enormous influence, which, editor Mohsen Mostafavi argues, extends beyond the hospitality industry.”
The book continues to examine Portman’s ability to truly merge architecture and landscape as one.
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