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May 19-21, 2024

Javits Center, NYC

WantedDesign Manhattan

Each year at WantedDesign Manhattan thousands gather to visit the fair’s exhibitions and programs such as Launch Pad, Look Book and the Schools Showcase to see what’s new, fresh, and upcoming in design.

Acquired by Emerald in 2019, WantedDesign Manhattan will continue to take place in conjunction with the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF).

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Caleb Ferris | Look Book 2022

ICFF + WantedDesign Manhattan
May 19-21, 2024

Javits Center
429 11th Avenue, New York, NY 10018

Turf at WDM 2023 | Jenna Bascom Photography

WD Lounge and Cafe

The Wanted Interiors area at WantedDesign Manhattan invites visitors to discover products in a more immersive way with the Lounge, multi-brand presentations and storytelling installations.
Partners for 2023 included: Ceasarstone, Turf, Ligne Roset, David Weeks Studio, Kasthall, Tala, Heller, Ressource.

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Look Book 2023 | Jenna Bascom Photography

Look Book

Look Book, presented with Dezeen, is a dedicated program for high-end North American designers, makers and entrepreneurs to connect with interior designers and architects at WantedDesign Manhattan.

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Launch Pad 2023 | Jenna Bascom Photography

Launch Pad

Launch Pad, presented with media partners Design Milk and Clever and sponsored by American Standard, is an outstanding international platform for emerging designers introducing new concepts and showcasing prototypes.

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Schools Showcase 2023 | Jenna Bascom Photography

Schools Showcase

For the second consecutive year, WantedDesign Manhattan hosted the Schools Showcase for international design schools to present to the industry the work of their best students.
Participating schools for 2023 included: CEDIM, Central Saint Martins, Cranbrook Academy of Art, École Boulle, IED, Iowa University, Northumbria University, Parsons School of Design, Pratt Institute, RISD, SAIC, SCAD, Tec Monterrey, and Universidad Iberoamericana.

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Emerging Designers Showcase 2023 | Jenna Bascom Photography

ICFF + WantedDesign Manhattan Talks

ICFF + WantedDesign Manhattan Talks program offered a lineup of panel sessions, keynote presentations, and intimate conversations to provide critical context for staying ahead in the residential and commercial design spheres. The program included the Emerging Designers Showcase presented with media partner Clever.

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