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May 20, 2012

Design Week NYC: WantedDesign.

I missed the 20-foot reclaimed wood seesaw on my first trip through WantedDesign, so dense was the space with interesting things (and people) to see. WantedDesign is a four-day event featuring the work of designers from around the world. Here are a few of the highlights.

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New lighting by David Trubridge 

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Water Tower Chair by Bellboy, a collaborative wood shop based in Brooklyn. Made with wood reclaimed from a 10,000-gallon rooftop water tank on the roof of a Park Avenue coop, this chair was part of the 12x12 NYC exhibition, featuring 12 designers using reclaimed lumber from 12 demolished buildings.

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Trama Armchair by Fernando Jaeger 

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The aforementioned seesaw by Nikolai Moderbacher, part of the 12 x 12 NYC exhibition, featuring 12 designers using reclaimed lumber from 12 demolished NYC buildings.

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WantedDesign is also the location of the DWR Booth where we're displaying the 10 finalists in our Live/Work Design Contest, co-sponsored by Dwell magazine. Stop by to vote for your favorite, or vote online. WantedDesign is open to the public through Monday, May 21.

Comments

What a splendid exhibit and I truly love that "Trama Armchair" by Fernando Jaeger -- magnificent! Great blog each time! What a pleasure!

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