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NYC EVENT: ‘Interconnected’ Design from Portugal and Brazil

Posted By Diane Pham On May 16, 2010 @ 11:00 am In Design,Events,Green Furniture,green gadgets,Green Home decor,Green Interiors,Green Kitchen,Green Lighting,Green Materials,Green Products,Innovation,New York City,new york design week,News | No Comments

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Hey NYC! If you’re looking for a leisurely activity to fill this fine Sunday afternoon, head on over to the Meatpacking District [2] to check out TOUCH’s [3] latest exhibition “Interconnected.” Featuring the work of over 20 Portuguese and Brazilian product and furniture designers, you’ll find a bevy of distinct modern pieces arriving from opposite sides of the ocean, yet all inspired by a  shared cultural heritage. AND as part of TOUCH’s commitment to promote dialogue, the company will also host a design talk TODAY at 1pm, moderated by design critic Frederico Duarte. Don’t miss out on this amazing event!

DESIGN TALK: Frederico Duarte, design writer & critic (moderator); Dan Rubinstein, editor-in-chief, Surface magazine [4]; Rita Botelho, product designer; Fernanda Stefani, founder 100% Amazonia [5]; Zoë Melo, curator, founder TOUCH [3]

LOCATION: 805 Washington Street (Autospace) in the Meatpacking District, New York

HOURS: May 13-17, 11am – 7pm (Monday May 17, closing at 1pm)

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[1] Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/05/16/nyc-event-interconnected-an-exhibition-of-design-from-brazil-and-portugal/invite-interconnected/

[2] Meatpacking District: http://www.inhabitat.com/nyc

[3] TOUCH’s: http://www.do-not-touch.com

[4] Surface magazine: http://www.surfacemag.com

[5] 100% Amazonia: http://www.100amazonia.com

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