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SHOWROOM EVENTS

This Spring, experience two dynamic days as we set the stage with icons and innovators invited to inspire your own creative potential. 

Check back regularly for additional showroom events.

Kelly Phillips Badal
Luxe Interiors + Design’s Homes Editor 

Wednesday, March 20

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Cooper – Pacific Kitchens | SUITE G-273

Kick-off Breakfast with Luxe Interiors + Design

Luxe Interiors + Design’s Homes Editor, Kelly Phillips Badal and Cooper-Pacific Kitchens invite you to kick-off Spring Market 2024 at their Sip & Savor Soiree. Enjoy refined design along with delightful bites. Following this event, please promptly make your way across the hall to the Silver Screen Theater for the 11AM Keynote presentation.

Studio 66/Audio Video Interiors

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Audio Video Interiors | SUITE M-60

Grab a Cup of Joe!

Start your day with a buzz at the studio 66/Audio Video Interiors coffee bar!

Oliver Furth, Oliver M. Furth Design and Decoration

Lindsey Shook
Editor-in-Chief, California Home+Design 

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Keynote | Silver Screen Theater, 2nd Floor Green

Optimistic Interiors with Oliver Furth

Known for his timeless approach to design, as well as his irreverent ability to blend different styles and eras seamlessly, Oliver Furth homes conjure something magical, with optimism for the power of design as a guide to life well-lived. Join California Home+Design Editor-in-Chief, Lindsey Shook, for an enthusiastic conversation with the acclaimed AD100 designer, about his highly anticipated book—OP! Optimistic Interiors. The discussion will explore Furth’s process, his penchant for hopefulness and joy, and his decision to release his first monograph now, after a decades-long career curating interiors full of personality and calibrated elegance that are prized by celebrities, creatives, and collectors alike.

 

A reception and book signing will immediately follow at Thomas Lavin, Suite B309/310.

Oliver Furth, Oliver M. Furth Design and Decoration

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Keynote Reception + Book Signing with Oliver Furth

Thomas Lavin | Suite B-309/310

Join Thomas Lavin for a reception celebrating Oliver Furth and his new book “OP! Optimistic Interiors” from Rizzoli New York. Copies will be available for purchase and Oliver will be on-hand to sign copies.

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Pindler | Suite B-601

Fabric Demonstration

Join Pindler for a demonstration showcasing the difference between indoor/outdoor and Easy Clean Nanotechnology fabrics.  Discover the durability and versatility of all of their Performance fabrics which are designed to repel stains and spills effortlessly while maintaining a luxurious feel.  Explore their latest collection launches, including the indoor/outdoor Cabana Collection.  Don’t miss the opportunity to elevate your interior design projects with Pindler’s innovative fabric solutions.

Doug Garfinkle
Creative Director, Donghia

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 

Kravet | SUITE B-690

New from Donghia

Join Donghia’s Creative Director, Doug Garfinkle, for a presentation on the history of the brand, and for an exclusive look at Donghia’s new and upcoming collections. Learn about the roots of the founder, Angelo Donghia, his legacy in American design, and his continued influence by this iconic brand.

Max Humphrey

Katie Hodges

Kelli Lamb
Editor-in-Chief, RUE magazine

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

JASPER SHOWROOM / HARTMANN&FORBES | 5th Floor Atrium

DM to Collab - Unveiling the Blueprint for Successful Brand Collaborations with Max Humphrey and Katie Hodges

How does one go from sliding into your favorite brands’ Instagram DMs to collaborating with them? Interior designers Max Humphrey and Katie Hodges share their secrets on how they’ve created successful brand partnerships and product design collaborations. Moderated by Rue Magazine editor-in-chief Kelli Lamb. Afterwards, you’re invited for a reception in the Jasper Showroom, Suite B-542 to celebrate the launch of Max Humphrey’s latest collection of handwoven grassweave window coverings for HARTMANN&FORBES. Ten lucky attendees will win a signed copy of Max’s new book Lodge  An Indoorsy Tour of Americas National Parks.

Laura Eckstein Jones (Moderator)
Editor-in-Chief of Modern Luxury

Patrick Ediger

Claudia Afshar

Rafael Kalichstein and Joshua Rose

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Tai ping Carpets | SUITE B-324

Farewell Fast Furniture!

Interior designers are the gatekeepers of every item that crosses the threshold of the home, and the key to a sustainable lifestyle. With cheaply and poorly produced furnishings piling up in landfills, we call on the experts to cut off consumer culture at the legs, and the fast furniture at the forefront of this global issue. Led by Editor-in-Chief of Modern Luxury Laura Eckstein Jones, please join Patrick Ediger of Patrick Ediger Interior Design, Claudia Afshar of Claudia Afshar Design, and Rafael Kalichsteinand and Joshua Rose of Citizen Artist, who are redefining the industry by championing eco-conscious practices and leaving a positive impact on their own communities and the environment worldwide.

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Scalamandre | SUITE B-617

CEU

SCIENCE BY DESIGN: PROTECTING YOUR LUXURY FABRICS

Health, Safety and Wellness CEU credit

Alta™ by Applied Textiles is the latest in precision-engineered treatment for textiles. This technology is permanent and imperceptible, improves cleanability, and enhances physical properties, including fire code compliance. This course dives into the science behind performance textiles by explaining its various applications, its health and environmental impacts, and by providing scientific data that will enable you to choose the best and safest performance technology. Light bites and refreshments will be provided.

Kelly Phillips Badal
Luxe Interiors + Design’s Homes Editor 

Philip Nimmo

Christina Craemer

Helene Brown

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM 

Quintus | 5th Floor Atrium

The Art of Infusing LA-Based Artists into Interior Design

Great art makes the room: It’s both a starting point and the finishing touch, the pop of color, the touch of texture and pattern, the emotional touchpoint, the bridge between contemporary or traditional styles—and much more. And now with the thriving art scene in Los Angeles, it is possible to add that finishing touch with a local story.  In this discussion led by Luxe Interiors + Design L.A. and SoCal editor Kelly Phillips Badal, delve into the symbiotic relationship between Los Angeles artists, LA-focused art advisors and interior designers, featuring designer Philip Nimmo of Phillip Nimmo Design, Fresh Paint art advisors’ Helene Brown, and fine artist and photographer Christina Craemer. Join us post-discussion at QUINTUS, Suite B-525 for drinks and to view a gallery of Fresh Paint artists; additionally, witness live art crafted on site by Homeboy Industries “Homeboy Art Academy”, in collaboration with ReWeave fabrics.

Frances Anderton
Design and Architecture Journalist

Brian Pinkett

Jeffrey Daniels

Primo Orpilla

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Summit Furniture, Inc. | B-135

Artificial Intelligence: Understanding the Impacts of AI in Design

AI may revolutionize design by fostering creativity and streamlining efficiency, yet it could risk job displacement and compromise design authorship. How can we make the most of powerful machine learning while preserving and nurturing human creativity?

Join us for a lively discussion moderated by renowned architecture journalist Frances Anderton, including expert panelists Brian Pinkett, AIA, Principal of Landry Design Group; Jeffrey Daniels, FAIA, Principal of Jeffrey Daniels Architects, and Director of the Architecture and Design Program at UCLA Extension; and Primo Orpilla, Co-Founder & Principal of Studio O+A. They will share their unique and wide-ranging perspectives on the cutting-edge applications and ethical implications of AI, and how to leverage it in unexpected ways. Reception to follow.

2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

11 Ravens | SUITE B-117

Party with 11 Ravens

Join 11 Ravens in their showroom for a reception featuring passed hors d’oeuvres, champagne, a Ravella Tequila tasting, and an exciting pool match on their Raven Pool Table. Open House from 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Wednesday March 20 and Thursday March 21.

Samantha Williams, Megan Reilly, Jeanne Chung, Maria Videla-Juniel, and Amy Peltier

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

5th Floor Atrium | Reception at Thibaut, Suite B-684

A Designer’s Masterclass on Showhouses

Hear from four industry titans who have mastered the California showhouse scene and are sitting down to share their best advice, greatest challenges, and marketing amplification strategies for making the most out of showhouse participation. Megan Reilly, Co-Founder Owner, WestEdge Design Fair will lead a lively conversation with Samantha Williams, Principal Designer, Samantha Williams Interior Design, Maria Videla-Juniel, Principal Designer, Art of Room Design, Jeanne Chung, Principal Designer, Cozy Stylish Chic, and Amy Peliter, Creative Director & CEO, Peltier Interiors. 

Following the panel discussion, guests are invited to go to the Thibaut showroom (Suite B-684) for a reception to meet the panelists, enter to win two tickets to the Pasadena Showcase, and enjoy light bites and beverages.

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM (3/21)

Armani/Casa | G-196

Be Inspired by Armani/Casa

Armani/Casa invites you into the showroom to view and be inspired by their latest collections.

Erika Heet
Editor-in-Chief, Interiors magazine

Jiun Ho

Rydhima Brar

Henry Kim

Rajiv Menon

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Thomas Lavin | SUITE B-309/310

The New Avant Garde: International Influence in Art and Design

A global perspective is inherent to elevating art and design. Join Erika Heet, Editor in Chief of Interiors Magazine, in conversation with designers Jiun Ho and Rydhima Brar, artist Henry Kim, and gallerist Rajiv Menon for an exploration of the ways in which worldly experience, multiculturalism and diverse points of view drive us to push boundaries in the worlds of design and art. Reception to follow.

Justin Williams
Founder, Blue Door Magazine

Horst Noppenberger

Deanna Duffek

Sara Malek Barney

Gian Mandelli

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Tidelli Outdoor Living | SUITE B-116  

 Sustainable Design Unveiled: Building Healthy Homes and our Planet

Join us for an enlightening panel discussion that brings the critical conversation on sustainability in design and architecture to the forefront. In an era where the health-conscious consumer is rising, the materials and products we choose to surround ourselves with in our homes have never been questioned with so much depth from the health and life-cycle lens. Justin Williams, Founder of Blue Door magazine leads a lively panel discussion with Horst Noppenberger of Host Architects, Deanna Duffek of Pure Design, Sara Malek Barney of BANDD/DESIGN, Gian Mandelli of Tidelli Outdoor Living. 

Thomas Lavin, Thomas Lavin Showroom

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Thomas Lavin | SUITE B-309/310 

NEW WAVE Design Contest Winner Celebration

Join Thomas Lavin for the announcement of the NEW WAVE design contest winner, selected by judges Martyn Lawrence Bullard, Erika Heet, Jiun Ho, Madeline Stuart, and Thomas Lavin. The work of all contestants will be on display throughout Spring Market, so be sure to stop by and see the inspirational designs from SoCal’s up-and-coming designers.

Studio 66/Audio Video Interiors

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Audio Video Interiors | SUITE M-60 

Theater Demos & Cocktail Party

You are cordially invited to a movie-themed cocktail party at the Studio 66 showroom, where the glamour of Hollywood meets the sophistication of design.

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Art Wolf Gallery | SUITE B-653

Day 1 Closing Reception

Ascend to the sixth floor for magic hour as the sun sets on day one of Spring Market! Step into a world where all the images of women are by women. The Female Gaze, an exhibition of sculpture, painting, photography, and ceramics featuring Susanna Speirs Ali, Lareina Holsopple, dopez, Justina Blakeney, Lois Samuels, and Sofia Peters, curated by Yael McShane Wulfhart. Sparkling beverages provided by Zephyr

Thursday, March 21

Studio 66/Audio Video Interiors

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Audio Video Interiors | SUITE M-60

Grab a Cup of Joe

Start your day with a buzz at the studio 66/Audio Video Interiors coffee bar!

Amalia Gal

Duan Tran and Grant Kirkpatrick

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Breakfast + Book Signing with Luxe Interiors + Design

Arsin Rug Gallery | B-603

Kelly Phillips Badal, L.A. & SoCal Editor, and Tiffany O’Hare, L.A. Publisher, of Luxe Interiors + Design magazine welcome you to a breakfast & book launch within Arsin Rug Gallery, where every thread weaves a tale of exquisite design. You’re invited to celebrate KAA Design’s latest monograph, Residing with Nature, out March 26th, with a quick Q&A with Grant Kirkpatrick, KAA’s founding partner, and Duan Tran, KAA’s managing partner and a design principal, as they share their process for creating personal, tailor-made environments, all of which feature a dynamic indoor-outdoor connection. Don’t miss Interior designer Amalia Gal’s window display, too, which sets the perfect ambiance for a morning of inspiration.

Jeffry Weisman, Fisher Weisman

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Meet the Maker

Holland & Sherry | B-305

View the Fisher Weisman collection and enjoy champagne and canapes with Jeffry Weisman.

Kirk Nix, Timothy Corrigan, Degen Pener, and Adam Hunter

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Keynote | Palecek | 5th Floor Atrium

Navigating Licensing and Brand Partnerships in Interior Design

Discover the power of leveraging your unique design aesthetic through licensing agreements while exploring the symbiotic relationships forged with influential brands. Led by Degen Pener, Deputy Editor for the Hollywood Reporter, join iconic industry luminaries Timothy Corrigan of Timothy Corrigan, Inc., Kirk Nix of KNA Design, and Adam Hunter of Adam Hunter Inc, as they unveil the secrets behind successful collaborations and the intersection between creativity and commerce. 
 
A reception with the panel and The Hollywood Reporter will be held immediately following the Keynote in Palecek, Suite B-515.

Hema Persad, César Giraldo, Courtney Porter, and Lois Samuels

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Art Wolf Gallery | Suite B-653

What If Women Ruled the World?

Imagine if from the beginning of time women ruled civilization instead of men. What would the world look like? Would buildings be wide and round instead of skyscrapers? Would money exist? Would war? We asked three phenomenal women and one gentleman in art, architecture, and design to envision such a world.  Moderated by Courtney Porter, Editor-in-Chief of Design News Now, join César Giraldo, Hema Persad, and Lois Samuels as they discuss their take on the current state of the gender divide and what their “Barbie utopia” might look like. 

Jeff Andrews

Erika Heet
Editor-in-Chief, Interiors 

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

A. Rudin | SUITE G-172 

Personal Glamour: Art in Design

Jeff Andrews and Interiors Editor-in-Chief Erika Heet discuss the designer’s expanded line for A. Rudin, collecting, curating for clients, and the art of personal glamour. Reception to follow.

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

HOLLY HUNT | SUITE B-619

MOKUM 

Meet Anne Stevenson, VP of Sales who will present their Spring Collection and the best of Mokum.

William Hefner and Jennifer Convy

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Baker | McGuire, 5th Floor Atrium

Seamless Design + Architecture: A Conversation with William Hefner

Studio William Hefner, has developed a practice that fully integrates architecture, landscape, and interiors into a holistic design experience. For over three decades Studio William Hefner has created luxury homes in California, across the US, and internationally. With offices in Los Angeles and Montecito with projects ranging from new urban houses to country estates and landmark restorations, as well as commercial typologies. Join Jennifer Convy, CEO of Women in Luxury Design, as she embarks on a candid conversation with William Hefner on how he and his team achieve the fullest experience of a space for their clients when they can tailor interior design and custom furnishings to the character of the architecture and landscape. 

Reception and book signing immediately to follow at Baker | McGuire, Suite B-525.

Yael McShane Wulfhart of The Art Wolf Gallery

3:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Art Wolf Gallery | Suite B-653

Burning Down the House: Why Picasso is Overrated and you Should Collect the Art you Want the Future to Look Like

Enjoy a 20-minute spitfire lecture from gallerist Yael McShane Wulfhart on the state of contemporary art and how you should advise your clients to collect

Sara Malek Barney and Jaka Jeler/Thomas Piscitello of MOGUL

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

MOGUL | Suite B-170

Closing Reception with Designer Alliance

Close out the Spring Market with at MOGUL alongside Sara Malek Barney, Founder & Principal of BANDD/DESIGN and the recently launched Designer Alliance – an inclusive community for design professionals to connect, grow and thrive as one bonded community. Let’s raise a glass to Sara’s Designer Alliance and celebrate the opening of MOGUL, a curated collection of the most exclusive accessories and home furnishings from Paris, Murano, and the USA.

Studio 66/Audio Video Interiors

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Audio Video Interiors | Suite M-60

Theater Demos & Cocktail Party

You are cordially invited to a movie-themed cocktail party at the Studio 66 showroom, where the glamour of Hollywood meets the sophistication of design.

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