NY Design Week

Design Upright Stool Design Wants To Do-Away With The Office Chair

Designer Martin Keen's back hurt from sitting at a desk all day, so he imagined a new way for people to spend their day at work.

Innovation PSFK's 2012 Design Week Review: Wire Furniture Is The New Wood

We round-up the most interesting themes and designs from this year's International Contemporary Furniture Festival and the surrounding exhibitions.

Design Designer Lights An Entire Room Using One LED [NY DESIGN WEEK 2012]

Todd Bracher Design creates Virtual LED which gives off 784% more light using 3M technology.

Design How A Chance Meeting Inspired An Entire Furniture Collection [NY Design Week 2012]

Brad Ascalon and Frederick McSwain had a concept, but no manufacturing partner. The Neal Feay Company decided to branch out from their typical business-line to help make their sketches a reality.

Design Sculptor Transforms Vintage Radios Into Functional Amplifiers [NY Design Week 2012]

Jinsheng Wang completes his three year series of designs based on music and vintage sound equipment at this year's ICFF.

Retail Cardboard Clocks And Lights Mix Functionality And Aesthetic [NYC Design Week 2012]

Columbian start-ups amarillo2 and 2y1dea showcase eco-friendly, design-forward clocks and light fixtures.

Design Experimental Clocks Visualize How We Percieve Time [NY Design Week 2012]

Joe Doucet's exhibit 'On Time' explores the notion of how we experience time, beyond counting seconds and minutes.

Work Live Workshops Give Viewers A Rare Look Into The Art Of Craft At ICFF [NY Design Week 2012]

Several designers at the Javits Convention Center decided to break-through the 500+ exhibitions by showing visitors how their products are made.

Home Bike Rack Park Bench Maximizes Outdoor Space [NY Design Week 2012]

Multipurpose furniture piece makes for the ultimate public works design.

Design Reimagined Light Switch Covers Make Use Of Underutilized Space [NY Design Week 2012]

Modular covers on light switches create convenient storage spaces in the least interfering way.

Work Vitra Introduces Chair Designs Inspired By Extreme Sports [NY Design Week 2012]

The Swiss furniture company's new chairs evoke the undercarriage of a paraglider with a hanging, suspended seat.

Design Playful One-Of-A-Kind Robotic Lamps Charm Crowds At Wanted Design [NY Design Week 2012]

UM Projects show off their quirfky and cute Craft System Lamps.

Design Artistic Wallpaper Made From Vintage New York Transit System Materials [NY Design Week 2012]

Rollout created a line of contemporary wallpaper called 'Wanderlust: New York' that uses iconic imagery from the history of the NYC subway.

Innovation Designers Create New Meanings For Classic Tools [NY Design Week 2012]

'Tools For Everyday Life' pays homage to the simple design language of utilitarian products, but with a modern twist.