Known as the global forum for design, Design Miami/ brings together the most influential collectors, gallerists, designers, curators and critics from around the world in celebration of design culture and commerce. Each edition offers exclusive commercial opportunities with cultural programming, panels and lectures with luminaries from the worlds of design, architecture, art and fashion, and unique commissions from the world’s top emerging and established designers and architects.
At the core of the fair is the marketplace for collectible design: the galleries sector presenting curated exhibitions by international design galleries. The full list of galleries is available here.
The newest platform in the fair, Curio is a series of cabinets of curiosity led by designer, curators and galleries especially invited to exhibit surprising installations of scientific and technological research.
Each year the fair invites early-career architects to create a design environment for the fair’s entrance.
A series of immersive installations, curated exhibitions and unique objects Design Miami/ commissions to institutions, partners and sponsors.
Creatives, collectors and critics actively influencing design discourse and production address the most compelling current topics.
The 2018 Design Visionary Award is co presented by Design Miami’s official university partner, Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD). Husband and Wife Duo Pedro Reyes and Carla Fernández are selected as the 2018 Design Miami/ Visionary Award recipients.
Designers, businesses and institutions are invited to create unique exhibitions with strong curatorial and educational perspectives.
- Design Miami Pavilion
- R & Company at Design Miami/ 2016
- Pedro Reyes and Carla Fernández. Photo by Ana Hop