Art Basel Miami Beach will have a refreshed home this winter

florida | September 4, 2018
The newly renovated Miami Beach Convention Center will open this December in time to host Art Basel Miami Beach. Several steps were taken by Fentress, the architecture firm leading the center’s redesign, to ensure the MBCC has been raised to comply with FEMA code—meaning that all of its building... By Robyn Smith

What to see at the Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show

show & tell | August 27, 2018
This season’s Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show kicks off on Labor Day weekend with a number of designer-directed events in store. John Gidding; courtesy of the designer On the morning of the show’s kickoff on Friday, August 31, Miami’s Mayor Francis Suarez will open with a ri... By Robyn Smith

Exquisite Italian textile collection heads to Miami

international | July 25, 2018
Drawings by Ettore Sottsass. A design drawing and corresponding carpet embodying Gio Ponti’s chair motif. “Whirl,” an art panel by Eugenio Carmi executed in an abstract expressionist style. “Made in Italy: MITA Textile Design 1926–1976” will debut in Miami at The Wolfsonian–Florida International... By Katy B. Olson

Venus Williams’ design brand unveils three new projects

florida | July 16, 2018
Venus Williams’ design brand V Starr Interiors has unveiled three newly decorated residential communities in South Florida: Botaniko Weston, Atlantico at Alton, and Royal Palm Polo. Atlantico at Alton; courtesy Ryan Loco Photo V Starr Interiors created the interiors for the standa... By Robyn Smith

Galleries to watch at Design Miami/Basel

show & tell | June 11, 2018
Nearly 50 art and design galleries from across the globe are prepping their objets d’art for the 13th edition of Design Miami/Basel, which opens tomorrow and will run until June 17. Read on for a preview of the top galleries attending the Swiss marketplace for collectible design. Olivier... By Melissa Studach

The exhibitor list for Design Miami/Basel 2018 is here—and it's good

florida | April 11, 2018
The official gallery list for this year’s Design Miami/Basel has been released, with 46 galleries from 13 countries set to present at the fair’s 13th-annual edition. The show, which returns June 12 to 17, welcomes several gallery debuts, solo exhibitions and a fresh Design at Large curation. ... By Melissa Studach

This Olympian is designing Airbnb’s first-ever apartments

florida | February 15, 2018
Tennis champion and interior designer Venus Williams is the big name behind Airbnb’s first-ever apartment complex design. V Starr Interiors, Williams’s firm, which was founded in 2002 and expanded its West Palm Beach team last fall, is taking on the project. A clubroom entry designed by ... By Katy B. Olson

Design on a Dime Miami takes off

show & tell | February 2, 2018
More than 30 designers will present their artfully curated vignettes this weekend at the third-annual Design on a Dime Miami. Held at the Moore Building in the Miami Design District, the two-day event allows attendees to shop furniture, art and home decor top brands at discounted rates, with pro... By Melissa Studach

Thom Filicia’s Miami condo is hot, hot, hot

florida | December 28, 2017
Jean-Louis Deniot isn’t the only designer to make a splash in Miami this wintry season. It’s the first Miami condo project for Thom Filicia, who grew up visiting the area. He designed common areas and amenity spaces for Biscayne Beach, including mainland Miami’s first private bayfront beach club... By Katy B. Olson

Inside the coastal-chic world of Floridian design

florida | December 15, 2017
The year is winding down but designer Gil Walsh has been particularly busy, greatly expanding her presence in West Palm Beach with a new office space near Antiques Row, sitting on a Stars of Kips Bay Palm Beach panel with House Beautiful's Sophie Donelson, and recently joining the Design Leaders... By Katy B. Olson
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