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Dezeen to co-host more than 10 New York events during NYCxDesign

Dezeen is co-hosting more than 10 events in New York City during NYCxDesign this year, including talks and parties with brands such as Apparatus, Carl Hansen & Son, Moroso and Muji. Register here to attend!

Dezeen is also partnering with the brands Autex Acoustics, Davide Groppi and Haute Living on events during the week, as well as teaming up with trade show ICFF on a series of talks.

Read on to find out more about what Dezeen is up to and register to attend (all times mentioned are New York time). It is essential to RSVP – spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Plus don't forget to check out our digital guide to NYCxDesign 2024 on Dezeen Events Guide for other events happening across the city.

Carl Hansen Dezeen talk invite NYCxDesign

Dezeen x Carl Hansen & Søn talk: Crafting a Circular Future 

Date: Wednesday 15 May
Time: 5:00pm
Address: Carl Hansen & Søn, 251 Park Ave South, Floor 13, New York, NY 10010

Dezeen has teamed up with Danish furniture brand Carl Hansen & Søn for a talk about designing products for a circular economy.

Dezeen's US editor Ben Dreith will moderate a discussion between Carl Hansen & Søn head of product development Mads Holm Rabjerg, Rafify co-founder David Rosenwasser and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) sustainability lead Sigal Shemesh.

Titled Crafting a Circular Future, the talk will explore themes including the use of reclaimed materials in furniture design, adaptive reuse and the impacts of new corporate sustainability rules.

Click here to register for the talk ›

Moroso Showroom interiors New York

Dezeen x Moroso talk and drinks

Date: Friday 17 May
Time: 5:30pm
Address: Moroso Flagship Store, 105 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016

Dezeen and Moroso are hosting a talk and drinks to coincide with the launch of new collections from the Italian design brand.

Dezeen's editorial director Max Fraser will host a conversation with Patrizia Moroso and designers Zanellato/Bortotto, discussing the craftsmanship and manufacturing process used to create the Mangiafuoco collection.

The event will will take place at Moroso's flagship store in New York (pictured). If you would like to attend, please email to express your interest.

Davide Groppi and Dezeen party NYCxDesign 2024

Dezeen x Davide Groppi, Meridiani and Gervasoni party

Date: Sunday 19 May
Time: 6:00pm
Address: 192 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10016

Dezeen and the Dexelance group, comprised of Italian design brands Davide Groppi, Meridiani and Gervasoni, are hosting a party at the group's newly opened flagship location in New York.

There will be installations and presentations from each brand, including an exhibition by Davide Groppi, the grand opening of Gervasoni and a showcase of new fabrics by Meridiani. The party will feature DJs, drinks and food throughout the evening.

Click here to register to attend the party ›

Haute Living talk NYCxDesign titled Fresh Perspectives

Dezeen x Haute Living talk: Fresh Perspectives 

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 5:00pm
Address: Haute Living, 227 W 17th St, New York, NY 10011

Dezeen has teamed up with design showroom Haute Living for a talk titled Fresh Perspectives with Louise and Emil Roe of Copenhagen design brand Louise Roe and Gil Muller and Louise Rigano of London-based Shore Studio.

Led by Dezeen's co-CEO Benedict Hobson, the talk addresses topics such as tradition versus innovation, use of materials and entrepreneurship in the industry.

Alongside talks, visitors can explore Louise Roe and Shore Studio's latest projects, while enjoying music from a live DJ, small bites and refreshments.

Click here to register to attend the event ›


Dezeen x ICFF talk: Look Book Live

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 4:00pm
Address: ICFF, Javits Center, 429 11th Avenue, New York, NY 10018

Dezeen has teamed up with ICFF to moderate a talk with North American design showcase Look Book. Launched in 2018 by Wanted, Look Book connects high-end North American studios, makers and entrepreneurs with architects and interior designers.

Led by Dezeen US editor Dreith, the event will take place on the ICFF main stage at the Javits Convention Center in New York and will feature a discussion on constructing and deconstructing designs in a circular design economy.

The talk is open to all, but visitors will need a ticket to ICFF. Dezeen readers can use the promotional code DAPMDEZEEN to get complimentary tickets when they register to attend the show.

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Dezeen x The New Standard breakfast talk: Design Studio 2034

Date: Tuesday 21 May
Time: 9:30am
Address: The Studio, Second Floor, Ace Hotel Brooklyn, 252 Schermerhorn Street, 11217 New York

Join us for breakfast with The New Standard – a creative collective comprising renowned design studios Universal Design Studio, Map Project Office and Made Thought – for a talk that asks: what shape should today’s design studios take?

Dezeen’s Co-CEO Benedict Hobson will chair a discussion with Satoshi Isono, creative director at Universal Design Studio NY, Emilie Robinson, creative director at Map Project Office, and Matt Delbridge, creative director at Made Thought, to discuss how the current global landscape is calling for a new era of creativity and what this means for design studios today.

Coffee and pastries will be served from 9:30am with the panel discussion starting at 10:00am, followed by a Q&A.

Click here to register for the talk ›

Apparatus store NYCxDesign event

Dezeen x Apparatus talk

Date: Tuesday 21 May
Time: 5:30pm
Address: 124 W 30th Street, Floor 4, New York, NY 10001

Dezeen has partnered with New York-based design studio Apparatus for a conversation at its New York space (pictured) between Dezeen's US editor Dreith and Apparatus artistic director Gabriel Hendifar about the role of design in renewal and transformation.

To attend, please RSVP to

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Dezeen x Autex Acoustics talk and cocktails 

Date: Wednesday 22 May
Time: 5:00pm
Address: Prismatique showroom, 200 Lexington Ave, 1104 New York

Join Dezeen and acoustic product specialist Autex Acoustics for cocktails and a talk with New Zealand-based designer Emma Hayes, exploring sustainable product design and interior design innovation.

The event will take place at Prismatique Showroom in New York.

Click here to register for the event ›

MUJI Hudson Yard location for party NYCxDesign

Dezeen x Muji: NYCxDesign closing party

Date: Thursday 23 May
Time: 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Address: 20 Hudson Yards, New York, NY 10001

Dezeen is co-hosting a party with Japanese homeware brand Muji to mark the end of the festival at Muji's Hudson Yards location.

Starting at 5:00pm, the event will mark the end of the festival, which features the second US iteration of MUJI IS, an installation with a focus on the brand's minimalist packaging and concise phrases.

Send an email to to attend.

NYCxDesign 2024 

NYCxDesign takes place from 16 to 23 May 2024. See our NYCxDesign 2024 guide on Dezeen Events Guide for information about the many other exhibitions, installations and talks taking place throughout the week.