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HIGHLIGHT: 2016 BEST OF BDNY PRODUCT DESIGN AWARDS, BEST EXHIBIT HONORS

BDNY CELEBRATES INVENTIVE MANUFACTURERS WITH 2016 BEST OF BDNY PRODUCT DESIGN AWARDS, BEST EXHIBIT HONORS Miami, Florida-based exhibitor Via Motif receives Best in Show Award for its hand-cast resin tiles, one of 24 new product designs honored at the seventh annual Boutique Design New York trade fair and conference, Nov. 13-14 at the Javits Center Two dozen manufacturers/marketers of inventive design elements for hospitality interiors received Best of BDNY Product Design Awards at Boutique Design New York (BDNY), held November…


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BDNY 2016, RECORD ATTENDANCE AND A 37 PERCENT INCREASE IN EXHIBIT SPACE

Boutique Design’s annual East Coast trade fair and conference draws 6,900+ hospitality design professionals and 615 exhibitors to New York’s Javits Center, November 13-14, shattering previous records for attendance and exhibit square footage More than 6,900 hospitality design professionals from the eastern United States, Canada and Europe took part in the seventh Boutique Design New York (BDNY) trade fair and conference, held Nov. 13-14 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. The event charted a 19 percent increase in attendance…


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HANDS-ON DEMO SPACE

BOUTIQUE DESIGN TO DEBUT HANDS-ON DEMO SPACE AT BDNY FEATURING NEW VR, 3D TOOLS FOR HOSPITALITY DESIGNERS Learn from the tech experts how to use the latest virtual reality and 3D printing breakthroughs to amp up the impact of your presentations and designs, and get clients not only on the same page but visually “in the room.” Strap on the headset and immerse yourself in next-gen design in Boutique Design New York’s new Incubator space at the Boutique Design Booth,…


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GUEST ARTISTS TO CREATE MURAL, STEAMPUNK INSTALLATION

Hospitality design professionals attending the 2016 Boutique Design New York (BDNY) trade fair and conference will have the opportunity to watch, comment and even take part as two guest artists develop projects for hospitality settings “live” at the fair, Nov. 13-14 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. The live, guest artist space is sponsored by Kalisher. Internationally acclaimed artist Chor Boogie, whose bold, color-charged paintings and murals are created almost entirely with spray paint, will develop a 20×8-ft mural…


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IIDA’S CHERYL DURST TO KEYNOTE WOMEN LEADERS PANEL

IIDA’S CHERYL DURST TO KEYNOTE AND JOIN ESTEEMED PANELISTS FOR “BOUTIQUE DESIGN POWER PLAYERS: WOMEN LEADERS IN HOSPITALITY BREAKFAST AND PANEL DISCUSSION” AT BDNY Signature event features thought leaders from companies at the forefront of hospitality design, investment, operations and manufacturing, presented in partnership with NEWH at the seventh annual Boutique Design New York trade fair and conference, Nov. 13-14 Cheryl Durst, executive vice president/ceo, International Interior Design Association (IIDA), will join other visionaries in the hospitality design community at…


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GOLD KEY FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

Finalists have been announced for HX: The Hotel Experience’s 36th annual Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Design, the industry’s oldest and most prestigious awards program, which is sponsored by Boutique Design magazine. Winners in 21 categories will be announced at the Gold Key Awards Gala, to be held Nov. 14 at the Waldorf Astoria, New York. The Designer of the Year will also be honored during this special evening. The gala is presented in conjunction with co-located trade…


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BDNY SPEAKER SPOTLIGHT: ANDA ANDREI

BDNY Speaker Spotlight Anda Andrei, principal, Anda Andrei Design Boutique Design Power Players: Women Leaders in Hospitality Photo: Courtesy of Brigitte Lacombe Romanian-born architect Anda Andrei is most recognized as the creative force behind Ian Schrager, working alongside the famed hotelier for 30 years on iconic hotels that include New York’s Gramercy Park, The Delano in Miami and LA’s Mondrian. At the age of 60, she started her own firm and continues to create design buzz with a list of…


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DESIGN LEGEND KARIM RASHID HEADS SPEAKER LINEUP

Leaders at Dream Hotel Group, Ennismore, FRCH Design Worldwide, Gensler, Gettys Group, Hilton Worldwide, Intercontinental Hotels Group, Marriott International, SH Group, SIXTY Hotels and WATG | Wimberly Interiors among 100+ speakers for Boutique Design New York trade fair and conference, Nov. 13-14 More than 100 thought leaders from the world of hospitality design, development, purchasing and architecture will share their perspectives at the Boutique Design New York (BDNY) trade fair and conference, Nov. 13-14, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention…


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NYC Fall Arts Guide

New York City is the hands-down arts capital of the United States – and for good reason.  From the shining stars of Broadway to the more than 100 museums in Manhattan and beyond, it would take a lifetime of weekends to experience everything the city has to offer. If you’re visiting the city for BDNY, be sure to add a day or two to either side of your trip to check out some of the hottest fall arts happenings: Metropolitan…