Edward Ferrell+Lewis Mittman introduced the new Beekman
Place collection at a May 16 party at New York’s D&D Building
co-hosted by interiors. Editorial director Michael Wollaeger
and EF+LM vice-president of design Skip Rumley greeted
designers and vendors during the D&D’s spring market day.
On May 21, during ICFF, interiors co-hosted a cocktail party at ddc
design post in New York to celebrate the premiere of the 2012
collection, featuring COR, Interlubke, Missoni Home and Zanotta
and introducing Matthew Hilton and Paola Lenti. Interiors executive
publisher Patrick O’Bryan, Michael Wollaeger, ddc showroom
director Bijan Hakkiam and ddc partner Seemak Hakkiam took part
in the festivities.
For Kravet’s Blogfest 2012, interiors editorial director Michael
Wollaeger moderated a panel discussion about interior
designers and new media at the Museum of the City of New
York on May 23. The panelists–designer Miles Redd, design
blogger Marisa Marcantonio and photographer Peter
Aaron–explored a variety of topics before an audience of 200
design bloggers from around the United States and abroad.
To mark the end of ICFF on May 22, Alt for Living and interiors
co-hosted a party at Alt for Living’s SoHo showroom, where three new
lines were debuted: Tania Johnson rugs, Refuge Furniture and
Vanghent Carpets. Architect John Ike was among the guests joining
Alt for Living’s Analisse Taft and Michael Wollaeger for the celebration.