#design-miami Stories

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Victoria Yakusha

No project is too big or small for Victoria Yakusha, the multitalented Ukrainian architect and...

DESIGN
Our Favorite Pieces at Design Miami/ 2023

Returning with high-concept presentations by an exciting crop of creative talents, the collectible...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Nifemi Marcus-Bello

Nifemi Marcus-Bello’s design approach is rooted in empathy and humility—both in forgoing ego...

DESIGN
Lara Bohinc’s Cellular Life Forms Are Spreading in Miami

Commissioned by the Design Miami/ Curatorial Lab to illustrate a future-focused vision of...

DESIGN
Design Miami/ Paris Will Delight Francophiles

The fair’s inaugural outing in Paris takes over a stately hôtel particulier with its signature...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Ben Ganz

A trained graphic designer who cut his teeth at Yale and branding experts 2x4 before launching his...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Hamza Kadiri

Hailing from a long lineage of wood experts, Moroccan artist Hamza Kadiri has apprenticed worldwide

DESIGN
Our Favorite Moments at Design Miami/ 2022

Returning with high-concept presentations by an exciting crop of creative talents, the collectible...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Floris Wubben

There’s a chameleonic appeal to the ceramic work of Floris Wubben, the freethinking and...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Simone Bodmer-Turner

Though initially drawn to ceramics as a pastime, seven years spent perfecting the graceful,...

Events
Join Surface at Miami Art Week 2022

From Web3 Salon Sessions co-hosted with Polygon at the W South Beach to cocktails fêting a...

DESIGN
Rare Works From Moss Land at Design Miami/

A decade after Murray Moss and Franklin Getchell shuttered Moss, their vaunted collectible design...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Quincy Ellis

The molded epoxy resin art and furniture Quincy Ellis creates for his three-year-old brand, Facture

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: James DeWulf

After spending nearly two decades mastering the art of crafting concrete furniture, James DeWulf is

DESIGN
What We Loved at Design Miami/ 2021

Returning with amped-up presentations by today’s foremost creative talents, the collectible...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Feyza Kemahlioglu

Feyza Kemahlioglu grew up in Istanbul surrounded by Ottoman and Byzantine craftwork sold in small...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Lara Bohinc

Often inspired by celestial motifs and the great beyond, Lara Bohinc combines traditional craft...

DESIGN
The Sculptural Standouts at Design Miami/ Basel

Taking place at Messeplatz in Basel until Sept. 26, the fair homes in on humanism while delivering...

EVENTS
Design Miami/ Returns to Basel With a Roster of Newcomers

The collectible design fair is bringing an array of first-time exhibitors, questions about...

DESIGN DISPATCH
Design Miami Names Wava Carpenter as Curatorial Director, and Other News

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

partnership
Art First, Sink Second: Daniel Arsham’s Pebble-Shaped Rock.01 for Kohler is a Thing of Beauty 

Pairing organic forms and 3D-printing technology, the Rock.01 sink is a poetic fusion of nature’s

Partnership
Miami Design District’s Ever-Expanding Collection of Public Art Adds a New Piece Just in Time for Art Week

To mark the arrival of Chilean design studio gt2P's Conscious Actions, a series of playground-like...

DESIGN
Atelier Biagetti Flex Their Midas Touch

Revisiting the concepts behind their celebrated Body Building series, the enigmatic duo sheathes a...

EVENTS
The Miami Design District Still Has Plans for the Winter

Despite Art Basel Miami Beach getting canceled, the Miami Design District will forge ahead with ten

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Chris Wolston

After studying non-Western creative techniques in Ghana, Chris Wolston was awarded a Fulbright...

EVENTS
What We Loved at Design Miami

The fair’s fifteenth edition, which runs Dec. 3–8 during Art Basel, takes on an environmental...

DESIGN
Daniel Arsham Dreams Up His Own Microcosm

The prolific New York artist reconstructs a bona fide kunstkammer at Design Miami/ to unveil a...

THE VANGUARD
Design Miami/’s Aric Chen Name Checks His Five Favorite Things

Partnership
Under the Hood With Lexus

The carmaker courts the crowd at Design Miami from the inside out.

Events
The Party Vol. 3

Surface hosted its annual party to cap Miami Art Week.

Design
Design Miami 2018 Highlights

Surface editors selected a few standout objects at the 2018 Miami Beach edition of the fair,

Design
Best of Design Miami 2017

From Dec. 6–10, Design Miami returns as a main attraction in Miami Beach. Here, we’ve selected...

Design
Weaving International Threads

“Woven Forms” invites designers to experiment with a new medium.

News
Design Dispatch: June 13, 2017

Our daily take on the world through the lens of design.

Fashion
Thom Browne’s Steady Hand

The award-winning fashion designer Thom Browne revels in consistency in an industry that expects...

News
Design Dispatch: April 6, 2017

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

Events
Video: Highlights From Design Miami 2016

Designers and dealers at this year's Miami Beach edition of the fair tell us about some of the best

Letter From Miami
Letter From Art Basel Miami Beach 2016

A post-election malaise and concern over the Zika virus didn’t put a damper on this year’s art...

PARTNERSHIP
Design Miami’s Most Anticipated

The global design fair is back and bigger than ever. Surface and Perrier-Jouët highlight the best...

Design
Louis Vuitton’s Objets Nomades Debuts New Pieces at Design Miami

Additions to Objets Nomades are reminiscent of natural evolution.

Itinerary
A State of Fairs

As art fairs descend upon Miami Beach, these are the ones that are not to be missed.

Studio Visit
Robots and 3-D Printers are Joris Laarman’s Tools of Choice

The Dutch designer lets us into his robotics factory, MX3D, which is spearheading programs that...

Design
Ritsue Mishima’s take on Perrier-Jouët for Art Basel Miami

There’s a certain metaphor for Art Basel Miami Beach in Champagne.

art
The Haas brothers on their art world shenanigans and social work

Nikolai and Simon Haas discuss their shenanigans, social work, and new “Afreaks” project from...

Design
The Resurrection of a Movable Furniture Collection

A Pierre Paulin residential project for Herman Miller proved to be ahead of its time.