Upcoming Events

AD LOVES 200 Lex, participating showrooms

Come join us for one of the design communities most anticipated events of the Spring/Summer season, the annual AD LOVES 200 Lex event. This year’s participating showrooms include Profiles, Dennis Miller Associates, The Bright Group, Julian Chichester, Woven and Benjamin Moore. Participating designers including Nick Olsen, Keita Turner, Alberto Villalobos, Caroline Grant and Delores Suarez of Dekar Design and Kati Curtis were also able to borrow pieces from the Odegard and Leftbank Art showrooms. This highly anticipated event will feature the participating designers vignettes in their paired showrooms, a wallpaper demonstration from Alpha workshop in Dennis Miller Associates and photo booth in the color vault in the Benjamin Moore showroom. To attend this event, RSVP here.

Wednesday, June 19th from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Three Centuries of Color CEU, 8th floor in suite 814

Three Centuries of Color illustrates how the use of color can express our individuality and culture, and how the past can inspire us with fresh ideas for using color in the present. By highlighting the
prevalent colors of more than ten decades, this course looks at the societal, political, technological, and cultural influences that defined the personality of each decade. To attend this CEU course register here.

Wednesday, July 3rd from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

 

15th Annual First LOOK Event, participating showrooms

This year marks the 15th annual First LOOK event. Participating showrooms in the Contract furniture space will be exhibiting all their new products following NeoCon, giving showroom tours and more. This will be a terrific event to see all the new products from the top Contract showrooms.

Wednesday, July 17th from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Creating Healthy Living Environments with Advanced Paint Technology CEU, 8th floor in suite 814

This course provides an overview of sustainable design and the creation of healthier environments with architectural paints. Included are discussions about the components of paint; VOCs, independent testing methods and standards; categories of LEED®; and the specification of paint systems. To attend this CEU course register here.

Wednesday, August 7th from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

 

Red Throughout History CEU, 8th floor in suite 814

This course surveys examples of the great importance of the color red through history, architecture, art history, and design while illustrating how red can be brought into the home today. To attend this CEU course please register here.

Wednesday, September 4th from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

 

What’s New What’s Next 2019, all participating showrooms 

Please join the New York Design Center for the eleventh annual What’s New What’s Next event. One of the most anticipating and exciting events of the year! The event will be jam packed with panel discussion, special guest speakers, cocktail parties, new products and so much more!  Please stay tuned to RSVP and continue checking the site for updates to programming and events.

Thursday, September 12th from 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Color and Paint in Environments for the Aging CEU, 8th floor in suite 814

This course provides an overview of the changes in color perception because of aging or disease. We will discuss the various types of common care environments available for the elderly, the application of low- or no-VOC paint, and appropriate color use to facilitate wayfinding. To attend this CEU course register here.

Wednesday, October 2nd from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

 

Color Trends 2020 CEU, 8th floor in suite 814

Details to be announced mid October. Registration information to be announced

Wednesday, November 6th from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

 

Reverse Engineering: Colonial Williamsburg CEU, 8th floor in suite 814

The Williamsburg palette represents how the richness of history and modern research methods give us the most accurate depiction. In this course, we will examine the colors of this era, and how they are relevant today, from lead-based whites and linseed oils to zero VOC coatings and new colorant technology, paint has changed quite a bit over the years. To attend this CEU course please register here.

Wednesday, December 4th from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm