Originally published in Interiors & Sources

06/27/2014

Happenings: ICFF

With more than 600 exhibitors and 31,000 guests, the eyes of the contemporary furniture world were on ICFF.

By Erika Templeton
Photography by Matthew Olive

 
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    Sauder Wood-working was an “ICFF first-timer” thanks to the launch of Sauder Boutique, a fun, contemporary line of cost-conscious pieces like this Mesa Cocktail Table. View larger

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    Gabriel Scott presented an updated palette to last year’s smash hit, the Welles chandelier. View larger

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    Nondesigns’ digitally fabricated products offer a playground for the imagination. Seen here: the Non Common Desk and Non Linear Lighting. View larger

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    Sitting down for a chat with Christian Rasmussen, head of design at Fritz Hansen. View larger

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    The always-whimsical British European Design Group celebrated its 20th anniversary at ICFF. Seen here: Beach Ball Lights by Toby Sanders and Trophy Rugs by studiojonmale. View larger

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    Konstantin Landuris Studio’s “New World Order” represents the seven continents and remains in continuous motion after just a slight push. View larger

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    The new Woven Upholstery 01 collection from Wolf-Gordon. View larger

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    Konstantin Landuris Studio’s “New World Order” represents the seven continents and remains in continuous motion after just a slight push. View larger

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    Thomas Riley Studio debuted at ICFF this year with the stunning Versailles Collection by Chad Jensen. Shown here: the Silhouette de la Nymphe table. View larger

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    Wilsonart’s student design competition winners showcase their work. View larger

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    Wilsonart’s student design competition winners showcase their work. View larger

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    Emma Gardner Design’s Organica carpet is made from 70 percent Tibetan wool and 30 percent Chinese silk, and 100 percent child labor free. View larger

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    Emma Gardner Design’s Organica carpet is made from 70 percent Tibetan wool and 30 percent Chinese silk, and 100 percent child labor free. View larger

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    In addition to an array of furnishings, Fermob introduced Infusion Graphique, the newest member of the Les Pièces Rapportées family, featuring a wide array of outdoor décor in bright, summery colors. View larger

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    Oso Industries Founder Eric Weil explains Aperiodix, a concrete wall system that can be laid out in an aperiodic (a non-repeating pattern) for limitless design possibilities. View larger

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    Jar RGB, designed by Arik Levy for Lasvit, connects thin glass blowing techniques with the color mixing process. View larger

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    Artist Sally Bennett launched Mirth Studio this year, after getting hooked on painting hardwood tiles for her own home and deciding to share them with the world. View larger

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    Two.Six Designs’ Bi Silla Chairs brought friendly colors to the scene. View larger

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    New from York Wallcoverings’ York Designer Series: Impluse by Candice Olson (left) and Watercolor Poppy by Carey Lind (right). View larger

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    Another first-timer, Studio Lifestyle, presented a multi-functional (and downright adorable) lacquered chair called Kubie. View larger

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    Flavor Paper always brings the funk—this year with Gorillion by David Weeks, printed on Holographic Mylar. View larger

New York City’s International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF), now in its 26th year, is a highly anticipated event for locals and out-of-towners alike—and this year certainly did not disappoint.

Attendees at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center had their work cut out for them, with 629 exhibitors (18 percent more than last year) spanning 165,000 square feet of bustling tradeshow floors. Over 31,000 guests took on that explorers’ challenge, each with their own eye for the new and delightful. From household knickknacks to ready-to-assemble hospitality furnishings to ultra-luxe atelier treasures, there was something for everyone. Here are some of the brands and products that caught our attention.

 


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Visit our website today to learn about the design flexibility of a Morton building and the endless possibilities of partnering with our designBUILD team.


Wood construction is both cost and energy efficient. Check out Morton Buildings and our designBUILD team online today to discover all the benefits of post-frame construction.


When choosing a metal-clad building for your next construction project, consider Morton Buildings, Inc., and their designBUILD team, we’ll make your dream a reality.

We Can Help You Reduce Energy by 30%

Our mission is to help our customers manage their buildings' energy costs, improve reliability, and enhance performance while having a positive impact on the environment.
CLICK HERE to find out how.

 


Tennant Company is a recognized leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions that help create a cleaner, safer, healthier world. With thousands of satisfied customers already using award winning ec-H2O technology, why not see what you're missing? Test ec-H2O on your soils in your facility. Get a free demo.


Tennant Company is a recognized leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions that help create a cleaner, safer, healthier world. With thousands of satisfied customers already using award winning ec-H2O technology, why not see what you're missing? Test ec-H2O on your soils in your facility. Get a free demo.

 

Replace core drilling with Connectrac In-Carpet and On-Floor Wireways, the proven connectivity solution in open interior spaces of all kinds. These elegant low-profile wireways are great for AV / telecom connectivity wherever it’s needed.

 

Add highly responsive multi-zone comfort to any building project, in any climate. Our CITY MULTI H2i R2- and Y-Series VRF systems give you flexibility to fit the needs of any building. Enjoy 100% heating capacity at 0°F outdoor ambient, and 85% heating capacity at -13°F outdoor ambient.  For more information, log on to www.mitsubishipro.com


 
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