Tom gives his thoughts on his new collection, the problems with the furniture business, and the benefits of the global recession
via Metropolis Magazine / Video shot and edited by Eve Dilworth / Interview and text by Mason Currey.
Opened earlier this month to coincide with the city’s NYC x Design festival, the new Tom Dixon Soho / Manhattan outpost forms the “USA East Coast hub” for the brand, complimenting the existing store in Los Angeles.
The late 19th century showroom at 25 Greene Street, Soho, New York now showcases Tom Dixon’s rapidly expanding catalogue of lighting, furniture and home accessories in a generous 625 sqm twin floor retail store setting
Tokyo Design Week hosted the second annual World Design Week Summit on April 16th at the Museo del Novecento, Milan
Initiatives developed included — Launching a global event database with Design Weeks around the world / Creating a global network with international creators / Establishing the World Design Week Award Grand Prix.
The London Design Festival launched a Kickstarter campaign to bring Visionary Crazy Golf to London’s Trafalgar Square.
Holes have been designed by nine of the world’s most renowned and inventive architects, artists and designers.
The aim is to raise £120,000 through a 6-week campaign, and the course will be open from 16-22 September, coinciding with the Festival itself.