FirstLOOK 2019

On July 17th The New York Design Center (200 Lex) celebrated the 15th annual FirstLOOK featuring new product introductions from twenty-one premier contract showrooms.  Over 1,000 architects and designers from NYC’s established and emerging A&D firms attended the event which focused on 200 Lex’s robust marketplace for finest in commercial design.

Guests filled 200 Lex’s historic building and toured showrooms while enjoying bites from Butterfield at 200 Lex and summer beverages encased in this year’s FirstLOOK branded “koozies” creating the perfect environment for networking as well as seeing innovative and new products.

This year’s successful event signifies The New York Design Center’s dedication to the changing commercial marketplace and remaining a destination for innovation for both products as well as ideas.  Additional community building, educational, networking and resource centered events are in the works for the remainder of 2019 as well as a full schedule and series of Contract events planned for 2020.  Please visit for more information.

Photography by Matthew Carasella Photography/

2019 FirstLOOK Participation Showrooms

Andreu World
Aristeia Metro
Boyce Products Ltd
Crosby Street Studios
Decca Contract
Groupe Lacasse
Krug, Inc.
LaCour, Inc.
Levine Contract Furniture Group, Inc.
The Bright Group
The New Traditionalists
Thos. Moser