design miami/ vip cardholders and exhibitors are invited to celebrate the opening of the haas brothers: ferngully at the bass, miami beach’s contemporary art museum. the artist/ designer duo based in los angeles present works that are situated between the contexts of art and design.
this year with over 900 artworks from more than 130 galleries that will be on view at the fair’s seventh edition. browse the works online and inquire about your favorites before the fair opens. plus, don’t miss curated collections from visual aids’ executive director esther mcgowan and ace hotel’s kelly sawdon.
the bass museum presents the haas brothers’ first solo museum exhibition, ferngully. the exhibition of new and recent work by the la-based designers explores the precarity and regenerative possibilities of the natural environment. ferngully, named after a 1992 animated film of the same title, invites visitors into a utopic setting that exemplifies the haas brothers’ return to nature through design.
design miami/ is the global forum for design. each fair brings together the most influential collectors, gallerists, designers, curators and critics from around the world in celebration of design culture and commerce.
all the work in the collection will be composed of polished stainless steel with white enamel surfaces. each piece consists of a cluster of hollow metal extrusions capped at each end and covered with enamel.
maison perrier-jouët and design miami/ have collaborated for the past seven years to offer up-and-coming artists and designers visibility on an international platform. as part of this partnership, maison perrier-jouët commissions creative talents for their capacity to express the cultural heritage of the maison through the prism of the twenty-first century, as well as through their own unique identity.
the interwoven nature of louis vuitton’s savoir-faire with the discerning eye of renowned designers has created inventive shapes, materials, and products—a tradition that continues with the objets nomades.
[ curio ] is design miami/’s newest exhibition platform which invites designers, curators, innovators and gallerists to present cabinets of curiosity throughout the fair. malcolm james kutner offers designers, artists, and collectors a cabinet of curiosity in which they can rediscover and explore together the interplay of form and function, art and design, abstraction and extraction, intervention and representation across disciplinary boundaries.
the flow of time features grand seiko’s spring drive technology, the company’s unique and innovative mechanism that delivers a level of precision no mechanical watch can match.
this year fendi and design miami/ celebrate their ten-year anniversary. for the occasion, the luxury maison presents the shapes of water, a project by sabine marcelis dedicated to rediscovering one of the elements fendi cherishes most: water. using water as a design tool, marcelis magnifi es its delicate beauty by realizing ten fountains inspired by ten of the most iconic symbols of craftsmanship and the logo of the historic roman house.